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Editor’s Notes

POETRY

The Mountain Opens | Heather Poole (video exclusive)
Have you ever climbed a beached whale? | Krysia Orlowski (video exclusive)
Thinking about Up | F.J. Bergmann
The Giraffes at the Lincoln Park Zoo | Anna Leahy (video exclusive)
Boundaries | Kristin Stoner
Privilege | Ellyn Lichvar
What Took the Neighbors’ Poodle | Penelope Scambly Schott
36 | Jamison Crabtree
Tortoise & Hare | Eileen Murphy
Follow | Rosie Vargas (video exclusive)
Always Play Like A Wolf Plays | Elizabeth O’Brien
A Thousand Crows | Ron Riekki (video exclusive)
Big Fish | Lynn Wagner
from Alligator this Consumption | A.J. Huffman
Vegas Drive | Joan Robinson
Frida Kahlo’s Animals | Diane Kendig
On Pets and Poetry | Diane Kendig

FLASH FICTION

Does T-rex Have Small Arms Because It Evolved to Carry Purses? | Michael McGlade
Passing Birds | Judy Salz
Where Was I? | R.A. Roth

ART

Desert Bird of Paradise | JK Russ
Get Thy Bearings | Lance L. Smith
Crossing the Desert | Judith Page
The Perfect Man | Karen Wheeler

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GRAPHIC NARRATIVE

Mama Key | Kate E. Lore (website exclusive only)

FICTION

There Used to be Cowboys | Chelsea Sedoti
Stallion | J.T. Townley
4 in the Afternoon | Kim Idol
At the Zoo | Ben Feldman
Ivory-Bill Sighting| Kris Faatz

NONFICTION

An Impossible Thing | Beth Malone