Vol. 2, No. 3
March/April 1998


s p o t l i g h t   o n . . .
Mark Davis
Spotlight
f r o m   t h e   e d i t o r s
Chris Lott on one paradox regarding the part-time father, while Tom Dooley gains a brother and a new understanding of his father
Editors
f r o m   t h e   i n s i d e
Prison essayist Anthony Lee Brown
From the Inside
t h e   s a l o n
Featured essayist Valentine Michael Smith on a man named "Art"
Salon
m a k i n g     t i m e
Music columnist Don Mager on Peter Maxwell Davies
Making Time (Music Review)
i n     p r i n t
Scott Ruddick on the launching of the Men are From Mars magazine and some current print offerings
In Print (Scott Ruddick)
f i c t i o n
Kyle Jarrard, Timothy Boring, Alex Keegan, and Fanoula Sevastos
Fiction
p o e t r y
Steve Van Cleave, Roy Shifrin, J. Kevin Wolfe, Paul Haslup, Philip Hyams, Lee Moskow, Travis Talley, Doug Tanoury, and Dancing BearPlus Paolo Maurizio Bottigelli translated by Arlene Ang
Poetry
n o n f i c t i o n
Keith Snow
Nonfiction
t r a v e l
A. E. Sadler
Travel
h u m o r  &  s a t i r e
Chuck Nyren, Anant Raut, and Paul Wolborsky
Humor
i n t e r  /  r e v i e w s
Book reviews by Ann Skea, Allen Gaborro, Charlie Dickinson, and Harriet Klausner
Reviews & Interviews
c i n e m a
Film reviews by Shaggy Bob, Chris Null, and Mark Leeper plus Chris Null's Alternative Oscars and The Best Films of 1997
Film & Cinema