Volume 12, Number 1
Release Date June 9, 2008
Welcome to issue 25 of ESC! Magazine.
Angela Mankiewicz's short, "Laura Hanson's 1990" concludes this issue. Also in this issue is some great new short fiction from
Deborah Caslav Covino, Robert Mayette, Gary Beck (making his second appearance in ESC!), and reader favorite Bob Potocki.
Our poetry selections this issue include Coffee House to Go co-host, LB Sedlacek as well as Kellie Powell, Mike Kriesel, Norman J. Olson, Christine Purcell, Mark Wisniewski, William Peacock and long-time contributor to these pages, t. kilgore splake.
The cover, "Untitled", flows from the pen of Norman J. Olson and Paul Tucker is back with another installment of his series, "Vex".
In our Reading Lounge, Poetry Editor Charles Ries has two new chapbook reviews for your reading pleasure as well as an editorial, "Is writing trying to kill me?"
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Table of Contents
Norman J Olson
Vex: The Color of Baseball
My Daughter, the Tyrant
Deborah Caslav Covino
Laura Hanson's 1990
Prosaic, Master Sleuth
& - POETRY
This Far Out
in the food court
Norman J. Olson
Why You Should Stop and Pray for Roadkill
The Farmer's Glaze
t. kilgore splake
THE READING LOUNGE
CHAPBOOK REVIEWS by Charles Ries
Is Writing Trying to Kill Me? by Charles Ries