MELIC

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* Editor

* Poetry Editor

* Guest Poetry Editor

* Fiction Editor

* Contributors  

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P O E M S

G.C Waldrep
CIRCULATION
FEW DAYS
GEODESY V
GEODESY III

Kevin Clark
SIXTIES VESPER

H.L. Hix
CHAPPED HAND BLUES
EMPTY ROOM BLUES

Cynie Cory
A LANDSCAPE LIKE THIS

Ariana-Sophia Kartsonis
FRESHWATER FISH

Cullen Bailey Burns
INVOLUTION

Les Wicks
ASCENT

Simone Muench
ROBERT DESNOS& THE HUMMINGBIRD
RESIDUE

Wayne Miller
CLARENCE PLAYING
ANDY, ALONE IN THE CITY

Clay Matthews
WHEN IT COMES TO WINGS

Mark Cox
AT THE STAIR
ASHES, ASHES

Al Maginnes
WHAT GOES UNSAID

Teresa White {InterBoard Poetry Competiton Winner}
SHUT-IN

Evan Smith Rakoff
SELF-PORTRAIT AS SYRACUSE KILLING DELMORE SCHWARTZ

Wyn Cooper
POSTCARD FROM SUCCESS

Jenni Russell
TO THE POETS WHOSE BOOKS I'VE STOLEN FROM THE BARNES & NOBLE IN AMHERST, MASS

Patrick Lawler
E-MOTION MAIL

Virgil Suarez
VIRGIL'S CRIB

Jennifer Poteet Mallory
MARRIED

Matthew Guenette
INTERVIEW WITH BRETON

Walter Bargen
THEBAN TIMING
THEBAN RUINS

Susan Denning
WHEN SEX STARTS LIKE MATH
BELIEVING

Christopher Barnes
WHEN PAPA SLEEPS, EVERY NIGHT THE SAME DREAM

Jen Maxted
CONGRATULATIONS

Anne Gagel
HAY BARRELS OR HAY BAILES – WHICHEVER SUITS YOU BEST
SLOW MARCH IN THE BARNYARD

Laurel K. Dodge  {Interboard Poetry Competition Winner}
THE DEAD GIRL TALKS BACK

 

F I C T I O N

Susanna Schrobsdorff
IT WASN'T UP TO ME

Sean McNulty
FOR DORA DO

 

Chantal Bruchez-Hall
THE DONKEY

Jimmy Chen
STILL LIFE WITH ORANGE

 

LIGHT VERSE

Sarah Sloat
SWING LOW

Chris O'Carroll
SPELLCHECK LOVE SONG
BODACIOUS BOTOX
THE SIZE OF THINGS
KEEPING IT REAL

Fred Longworth
AFTER THE ANIMAL SHOW FILED BANKRUPTCY

Mitchell Geller
SOME LITERARY NOTES

PUPPY LOVE

Mark Allison
CRAYS

Steven Beatty
DISPLAY

IMA RHYMA
ZANZIBAR
SUGAR SHACK
COUSIN JACK

Niall Richard Murphy
METAPHYSICS

Michael Virga
CENTERFOLD

Guy Kettelhack
STET & STAT
THE PERFECT WORD (WITH QUALIFICATION)

Sumanta Sanyal
SCHOOL MISTRESS

 

E S S A Y

Phillip Routh
WRITER BEWARE
CE Chaffin
T.S. ELIOT: "THE HOLLOW MEN