In This Issue: Fall 2013/Spring 2014

“Moon” ~ Bonnie Walker

 

Birth grows from the body, to bring another life.
To create, means divide. The earthly body. The stellar mind.,

Patrick Henry, Spheres in Motion

Poetry:

On Balance: Walking Ten Miles Home:
This Fall’s 2013 to Spring’s 2014 poetry collection includes work by Holly R. Appling, Eileen Brilliant, Patricia Brody, Rosalie Calabrese, Patricia Carragon, Robert Klein Engler, Allen C. Fischer, David Francis, Elisabeth Frischauf, Maria Gregorio, Joanne Grumet, Patrick Henry, Kate Irving, Katrina Kostro, Lola Koundakjian, JKL, Richard Levine, Marina Mati, Michael Morical, B. Z. Nidtich, Eve Packer, Anne Elezabeth Pluto, Jared Smith, Raleigh Thompson, Melinda Thomsen, and Barry Wallenstein.

Twelve:

Poems by George Wallace

Big City, Little:

Shiela e. Black: Re-Mix: To My Brothers and Sisters Living in the West

Fiction:

Roy Robins, Six Stories

Thaddeus Rutkowski, Absent Without Leave

Articles:

Richard Levine A City Story of Residential Radon, Natural Gas and Lung Cancer

Christopher Cappelluti, The Recorded Poetry of Barry Wallenstein

Essays:

Robert Klein Engler, Inaugural Poetry, Clinton and Benghazi

Patrick Henry, Strategy at Red Star Belgrade, excerpt from Facing the Music

Natasha Lvovich, Renamed and Deleted

Reviews:

George Drew on Bouncing The Rubble: The Unearthing of Juan J.Morales:
Friday and the Year That Followed

Pamela L. Laskin’s Plagarist, reviewed by Melinda Thomsen

Bookshelf:

New Additions:

Kate Irving, Raising the Arsonist’s Daughter from the Dead

Quitman Marshall, You Were Born One Time

Richard Levine, The Cadence of Mercy

Patricia Brody, Dangerous to Know

CDs:

Raleigh Thompson: Chemistry

Field Report: Field Report

Cory Branan: Mutt

Various Artists: Farewell Transmission: The Music of Jason Molina

Letters:

Big City Lit welcomes letters from its readers. Address correspondence to Editors@nycBigCityLit.com

Contributing Editors:

Martin Mitchell, Barry Wallenstein, James Ragan, Patrick Henry (UK), Diana Manister,
Margo Berdeshevsky, George Wallace, Larissa Shmailo, Brant Lyon, Melinda Thomsen