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Spring 2012

Cold Mountain Review (CMR) is proud to announce the release of the Spring 2012 issue .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.

This issue of CMR features the environmental portraiture of Nicholas Scarpinato as well as poetry from Jennifer Case, Marita Garin, Linda Taylor, Patrick Hicks, and other notable contributors. It also includes creative nonfiction by Kelley Shinn and fiction by Andrea Lewis, Becky Hagenston, and Dwight Holing.

Non-Fiction Excerpts

It's a snapshot now, a poignant pause of fleeting space and time – the piping birds, the verdant tufts sprouting along the banks of the Neretva. Then, it was springtime in Bosnia-Herzegovina, nearly six years after the Siege of...

Fiction Excerpts

 Aunt Julep returned after two years, slapping up our dusty driveway in the same pink slippers she'd run away in. She hauled a battered yellow suitcase by its strap with one hand; with the other she dragged a brown and white beagle on a snarled...

Poetry Excerpts

Pileated Woodpecker by Marita Garin
When He is an Old Man by Patrick Hicks
Clothesline by Robert Rothman

Contributor Bios

LINDA BALDANZI, JOE BENEVENTO , ACE BOGGESS, ANDREW BOURELLE, JENNIFER CASE, CLARA CHANGXIN FANG , ROBERT FUNGE, MARITA GARIN, D. R. GOODMAN, C. E. GREER, LUCINDA GREY , MARNE GRINOLDS, BECKY HAGENSTON, ANN HERLONG-BODMAN, PATRICK HICKS , DWIGHT HOLING , MOLLY SUTTON KIEFER, ERIC LEE, MITCH LESCARBEAU , ANDREA LEWIS, DAN O’BRIEN, ANGELINA OBERDAN , ROBERT ROTHMAN, NICHOLAS SCARPINATO , KELLEY SHINN, JOANNIE STANGELAND, LINDA TAYLOR , ROBERT TILLETT, ALLISON WALKER