Issue 8

Issue 8 Fall 2011

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Art

Michael Velliquette

Michael Velliquette is a mixed media artist who makes dimensionally complex paper sculptures and drawings. Velliquette is represented in New York by DCKT Contemporary and in Texas by the David Shelton Gallery.

Mary Sojourner
Mary Sojourner has written the novel Sisters of the Dream; short story collection, Delicate; essays Bonelight: ruin and grace in the New Southwest; memoir/essays Solace: rituals of loss and desire. She is writing a book on women and compulsive gambling for Seal Press and is co-writing with a man who has befriended a wounded eagle.
William J. Cobb
William J. Cobb is a novelist, essayist, and short fiction writer whose work has been published in The New Yorker, The Mississippi Review, The Antioch Review, and many others. He’s the author of the novels—The Fire Eaters (W.W. Norton 1994) and Goodnight, Texas (Unbridled Books 2006)—and a book of stories, The White Tattoo (Ohio State UP 2002).
Chase Twichell
Chase Twichell is the author of seven books of poetry, most recently Horses Where the Answers Should Have Been: New and Selected Poems (Copper Canyon, 2010) which won the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award from Claremont Graduate University, and the Balcones Poetry Prize.
Lee Martin

Lee Martin is the author of the novels, The Bright Forever, a finalist for the 2006 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction, River of Heaven, Quakertown, and Break the Skin.

Dorianne Laux

A finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, Dorianne Laux's fourth book of poems, Facts about the Moon (W.W. Norton), is the recipient of the Oregon Book Award and was short-listed for the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize.