Issues

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Spring 2014

We are pleased to announce the release of our Spring 2014 issue. This issue of CMR features the innovative fiction of Karen Auvinen, Trudy Lewis, and Jamie Amos as well as extraordinary poetry from R.T. Smith, Ricardo Pau-Llosa, Emily Yong, Faith Shearin, and other notable contributors. It also includes a beautiful cover photograph by Andrew Brodhead.

As you know, CMR is unique in the landscape of literary journals in America. Within our journal we strive to foster conversations between the visual arts, poetry and prose. We hope you enjoy this issue as much as we enjoyed putting it together. We are honored to place in your hands what we consider to be some of the most interesting and thought-provoking work from some of the nation's best writers, artists, and storytellers. Thank you again for you readership!

Fiction Excerpts

Cale had lived in the Wind River Valley long enough to know what happens when the long nights mask the days. Over a dozen winters, he'd seen everything: people frozen to death in their own cabins – plenty of fuel for fire stacked near-...

Poetry Excerpts

Eye of the Owl by Meredith Kunsa
Carrie Buck by R.T. Smith
Meditation in August by Cory Hutchinson-Reuss
The Songs We Live By by William Jolliff
My Stepbrother Shows Me by Rob Shapiro

Contributor Bios

JAMIE AMOS, KAREN AUVINEN, ANDREW BRODHEAD, JEAN ESTEVE, JOEL FERDON, JOHN GIFFORD, JAY GRISWOLD, PAMELA HAMMOND, KATHLEEN HELLEN, CORY HUTCHINSON-REUSS, SONJA JAMES, WILLIAM JOLLIFF, MEREDITH KUNSA, CHARLENE LANGFUR, DANIEL J. LANGTON, JUDITH ANN LEVISON, TRUDY LEWIS, KORKUT ONARAN, RICARDO PAU-LLOSA, MIKE PULLEY, DOUG RAMSPECK, ELIZABETH REES, JOAN ROBERTA RYAN, TONY SANDERS, ROB SHAPIRO, R.T. SMITH, FAITH SHEARIN, DAVID STARKEY, RANDI WARD, EMILY YONG