Like a Movie: Among Those Named: This fall's collection includes work by Austin Alexis, Holly R. Appling, Robert Balun, Jan Beatty, S. E. Black, Patricia Brody, Geordie Edel, Patrick Henry, Adrienne Hernandez, Ted Jonathan, Pamela L. Laskin, Richard Levine, Jennifer Litt, Peter Martin, Philip Miller, George Moore, James B. Nicola, B. Z. Niditch, Stella Padnos-Shea, Andy Pawelczak, Anne Elezabeth Pluto, Carolyn Raphael, Claudia Serea, Larissa Shmailo, Jared Smith, Joseph Stanton, Mervyn Taylor, Melinda Thomsen, Barry Wallenstein, Abigail Welhouse, Terry Wolverton and Michael T. Young.
Kate Irving: When Sleep Won't Come, Among the Named
Richard Pearse, Living In Grace
David Francis, What I Owe The Thief
Christopher Cappelluti, The Grey Dog
Preston Hollow's 'singing' article: Talkin' Frackin' Blues
A man steps up knocks on my door,
says, "Hey! How'd y'like more … cash?"
"More cash?" says I, "Why, sure."
…holds up a piece of paper…
Patrick Henry, Deep Water Dividing Budapest
Quitman Marshall, "Lost" from his unpublished collection of essays, Swampspirit.
George Drew on The Collected Poems of Jared Smith, 1971 - 2011
Shira Dentz's black seeds on a white dish, reviewed by Laurel Kallen
Gil Fagiani's Serfs of Psychiatry, reviewed by Lynn McGee
Colette Inez, Horseplay, reviewed by Kryssa Schemmerling
Melinda Thomsen on Philip Miller's The Ghost of Every Day
George Wallace on Thom Ward's Etcetera's Mistress
Richard Levine, A Tide of a Hundred Mountains
Ronnie Norpel, Baseball Karma and the Constitution Blues
Margo Berdeshevsky, Between Soul and Stone
Mary Noonan, The Fado House
Dean Kostos, Rivering
Hilary Sideris, Sweet Flag
David Francis: On A Shingle Near Yapton
Contributors to the 2012 Fall Issue
Host: Nick Johnson
The Bloomingdale branch
of the NYPL
150 West 100th Street
(b/t Amsterdam & Columbus)
Featuring work by Allen C. Fischer, Austin Alexis, Robert Balun, Patricia Brody,
Geordie Edel, Kate Irving, Ted Jonathan, Richard Levine, Jennifer Litt, Brant
Lyon (Larissa Shmailo), Peter Martin, Philip Miller, James B. Nicola, Anne
Elezabeth Pluto, Stella Padnos-Shea, Larissa Shmailo, Mervyn Taylor, Melinda
Thomsen, Barry Wallenstein and Abigail Welhouse
Patricia Brody, Joseph Spece, and Nick Johnson
The Cornelia Street Café
29 Cornelia Street
(b/t Bleecker & West 4th)
$8 admission includes one drink
Where: Sasa's Lounge NYC (New Location!)
924 Columbus Avenue
@ 105th St. (#1/B/C Trains)
When: Open mic sign-up at 6:30 - Fun starts at 7:00!
Big City Lit welcomes letters from its readers. Address correspondence to Editors@nycBigCityLit.com
All Print Series Suspended
For the present, all Contests suspended.
We welcome Melinda Thomsen as a Contributing Editor of the magazine.
Martin Mitchell, Barry Wallenstein, James Ragan, Patrick Henry (UK), Diana Manister, Margo Berdeshevsky, George Wallace, Larissa Shmailo, Brant Lyon, Melinda Thomsen