THE MOON
BY EMILY LUBANKO

ISSUE 204.3

 
 
– Art by Emily Lubanko
 
Objects of Derision
– Marlena Chertock
 
Marlena Chertock
– It Should Be Called Womenstruate
– The Only Awkward One
– Migration
– Unfold Me Gently

 
    BIRDWHISTLE
   PRIZE WINNERS

 
Poetry Prize Winner
-Terry Abrahams
– Tell Me About a Time When You Were Kind
 
Short Fiction Prize Winner
-Shilpa Iyyer
– Susan and Tomas, Susan/Tomas, Tomas/Susan, Tomas
 
Nonfiction Prize Winner
-Melissa Wiley
– Traveling Circus
 
BIRDWHISTLE PRIZE RUNNER UPS
Emily Pinkerton (Poetry)
– Blight
 
Michele Finn Johnson (Short Fiction)
– School Lessons
 
Stephanie Adams Santos (Nonfiction)
– Notes On Being Alone

 
 
 
 
Sam Wilcox
– Oh, To A God
 
Elizabeth R. Hitchcock
– Emily Dickinson
 
Seanse Lynch Ducken
– The Kite
 
Ashley Nebelsieck
– First Fruits
 
Bruna Figueredo
– Our Lady Of F├ítima
 
Brandon Best
– For Rowdier Birds
 
Selby Perkins
– Heavy
– Canonical Hour: Sext
 
Mariel Fechik
– Making Soup
– Mare
– Epitaph: Well
 
David Appelbaum
– Caedmon Miller
– Song of the Sentry’s Wife
 
Clio Velentza
– All Life Underwater
 
Cathy Ulrich
– This Empty Place
 
Devon Balwit
– Sortilege
– Experiment

 
 
 
 
Cindy Song
– It’s Summer And
 
Seth Canner
– Unfurl The World to Me
 
Alexis Bates & Logan February
– Drained
– Displacement of the Body
 
Nate Maxson
– Mirrorlands
– Mirrorlands #2
 
Alexis Briscuso
– Toasted Morning
 
Lauren Yarnall
– Apologia For Why I’m Diving For 80s Porno
 
Millie Tullis
– Poem on a Birthday
 
Nikoletta Nousiopoulos
– First Baby
 
Abel M. Folgar
– Sweating (South Florida)
 
Meg Eden
– Aokigahara
– Urban Self-Exploration
– Beijing Zoo
 
 
Editor’s Note
 
Menagerie