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Identity

Identity

By Lois Roma-Deeley

As the vantage point shifts, the viewer is deconstructed.

By Nicole Holtzman

The memories threaten to cling and capture, but the rolling stone dodges all confinements.

By Ryan Tracy

Domesticating the Queer Cat.

By Tyrell Collins

A scholarly and thoughtful epistolary celebrating black female identity and inventorying the rousing literature it produces.

By Betty Rosen

An inquiry into the enduring power of Shakespeare’s classic opens the castle gates to a battalion of existential musings.

By Amanda Krupman

Critters. Commitments. Whatever the pest, it gets under the skin.

By Steven Cordova

Pick a fight, vent a gripe; never let an incisive judgment get away.

By Joseph Cohen

Autoeroticism silences a stirred and sensitive soul.

By Shawn Rohrbach

A sacred folly. A farcical sacrifice.

By Damon Percy

Yearning and wrenching, the heart twitches and beats harder.

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Flash Fiction Contest
On May 1st, we announced the winners of our Flash Fiction Contest: Thomas Garcia (1st), Rick Krizman (2nd), and Rios de la Luz (3rd). Read more.

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It is with great pleasure that we announce the winner of The James Baldwin Literature Prize of $1,000 to Hafsa Musa. Read more.

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