Issue 07: HOMME

Koch - Mayor of the City of New York by Dmitry Borschch

 

Table of Contents

The Rationality of Your Duty – or – What You Think Your Fathers Wanted by Eric Lloyd Blix
Spearfish Canyon by Mark Brenden
Always Singular, Never Alone by Eric L. Cummings
3. by Jon Dambacher
Jerk · Searching the Wreckage by Joseph Farley
Argentina Days After Paul Bowles · Short Talk on Booksellers by Moneta Goldsmith
Keen · Wooden Lady · Seeding 1. · Seeding 2. · The Bounding Main of Your Mind by Lauren Gordon
Dad Capsule by Peter Milne Greiner
The Occupation by Terence Kuch
Bottled by Diane Lefer
From the Cretaceous by Rupprecht Mayer
Peeper’s Sorority · Four Nocturnes · Bang Scanner · Exploded Awake · Worldwide Enema ·
Saying Djinn · Molecular Welt · Stump Flap by RC Miller & Gary Shipley
A Glacial Age by MF Nagel
Aphorisms by Scott F. Parker
King Kong · Jesus is a Faggot and I Invented Tupperware by Ratty St. John
The Temporality of Rhetoric by Dennis James Sweeney
The Doctor’s Urn · Love Makes a Monster by Terrell Jamal Terry
Universefucker by CJ Waterman
A Temple Your Father Found by Zack Woodard
Man Can(not) Be by Sennah Yee
The Summoning by Robb Steinpreis
If re-reading Katsuhiro Otomo’s Akira During a Storm by John Beck

Homme Columns

Call Me Lee by Shane Roeschlein
No Place Like HOMME by Naomi Riddle
The Truth by Alex Vallejo
Doctor Kissinger by Dmitry Borschch

Issue 06: IDOL

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Lust, IV by Mark Cugini
Surrender by Mark DeCarteret
The Relationship Between Nouns and Verbs by Andrew Field
Ee’d Plebinista’s Alabaster Tuckus · AM 7:31 · Lot’s Wife by William Lindberg
The Amity Between Acromegaly and Crocodiles by Kirk AC Marshall
On Drones by Damien Miles-Paulson
West of the Hellespont · The Story of Isaac by Mark J Mitchell
The Mesmerist · Apoplexy of the Stars · The Circulator Beam by Chris Moran
Toward a Theory of the Virgin’s Physical Body by Natalie Raymond
Penal Poets Colony by Eldon Reishus
When the Fly Flew Into My Cut Hair by AM Ringwalt
Mok Panther’s Sex Drive…Engines of Desire…Pneumatic Nothings in the Night by Jennifer Robin
Choose Your Own Adventure by Shane Roeschlein
So. Cal. Meditation #1 · So. Cal. Meditation #2 by Gary Sloboda
Christening by Jennifer Taylor
The Gold Rush by Corey Wakeling
Demontages by Barrett White
Yeezy Taught Me by Sennah Yee
Interview with Douglas Glover with Adam Segal of WBR
Interview with Featured Artist Bryan Olson with Katharine Hargreaves of WBR
Featured Artwork by Bryan Olson
IDOL Mixtape by DJ Daddy Long Legs


Issue 05: CHTHONIC

TABLE OF CONTENTS

The Sound of Broken Glass by XC Atkins
Last Summer’s Grecian Coverup · Alchemist of Bad Dreams · Minimalism · [Untitled] by Jerimee Bloemeke
Bottle Cap Theory by Steven T. Bramble
The Commodore by Sean Damlos-Mitchell
Thieving · Portrait of a Successful Girl by Atticus Davis
Crawl Back After · Golden by Jim Davis
Matter by Nathan Hirstein
Between the Door and Me · Beginner Ghosts · Testing the Bloody Mary Bathroom Legend · No One Wears Jackets Here · I Was a Washington General by Jason Joyce
NPC Won’t Hypnotize Me by Drew Kalbach
How to Fight Hunger by Taleen Kalenderian
Hot Time in the Old Town by Erin Kautza
God Creates Alcoholism · Food Chains and Factory Landscaping · Instructions for Recovering a Celebrity Sex Tape · Biding Time in a Treehouse with Princess Di by Nathan Kemp
Assault Upon the Edifice by Allen Killian-Moore
Barak by Sean Kilpatrick
The Ai Wei Wei Industry by David Kinzer
Travelogue, Kind Of · Hard Tokens Plink by Tony Mancus
GQ/ GQ/ GQ/ GQ · GQ GQ GQ GQ · From the Soft Destruction · Young American Actress · Young American Actress by Michael J Martin
React by Evan Morgan
Lines of Bisection: An (A)e(s)th(et)ic(al) Suspension of the Teleological by Scott F Parker
Ordinary Woman by Lindsay Ruoff
Notes Toward More Notes Towards Nothing by Gary Shipley
Mine, or Inside the Shadow by Garett Strickland
Shapeshift · Lochia by Molly Sutton Kiefer
Man-Without-a-Desk by Zac Tomaszewski
A Treatise on the King of Bulgaria by Caleb True
Home · Sestina for Mothers by Viktorsha Uliyanova
Caudex Valley by Brian White
Interview with Alan Heathcock with Adam Segal of WBR
Interview with Featured Artist Tyler Spangler with Katharine Hargreaves of WBR


Issue 04: AMERI/A

TABLE OF CONTENTS

My Achilles by Sarah Bannon
Lentes Oscuros by Steven T. Bramble
The Return of Crows by Justin Lawrence Daugherty
I Thought I Had Post-Chicana Blues Because Chicana Wasn’t Enough by Lauren Espinoza
God Hates Phags by Ryan Forsythe
Full. by Aaron George
Slow Process by Jody Giardina
March 30, 1981 by William Haas
Carl + Carl · A Good Horse · It’s Useless Now · What I’m Doing Later by Leif Haven
BZ Signal Forever by Brandon Hackbarth
It’s Honey Boo Boo Night in America · America I Cannot Believe · USA #1 · Interim Champion by Russell Jaffe
Decision 1788 · Decision 1800 · Decision 1808 · Decision 1820 · Decision 1856 · Decision 1896 · Decision 1904 · Decision 1920 · Decision 1952 · Decision 1980 by Neal Kitterlin
Othello Wolf · Wing’d Partyboy · Dry Tortuga, 1869 by Coop Lee
We Bought a Little Plague · Hit the Bricks · War Everyday · Collateral Damages · Cut-Up · Hemp by Brad Liening
Tension, Resistance by Ethan Madarieta
Amateur Meth Cooks of the Deep Internet: A Convergence of Social Justice and Emerging Technologies by Elberto Mueller
Farther From Shore: My Time in Havana by Hunter Sharpless
The Internet in the Occident by Caleb True
This, That, and the Others: Featured Artwork by Aurelia Friedland


Issue 03: TAMMY

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Cake Failure by Denise Behrens
Tammy by Mark Brenden
Ladykillers by Claire Burgess
[Untitled] by Ashlee Cermak
The Uterus Monologues by Kristin Fitzsimmons
Fem Tex(t): Pop Quiz · Preface to Shedding · Design with Almost Roses · Smoke M If You Got M ·
Or Whatever Makes You Feel Radiant! by J. Fossenbell
Essay on Increase · Essay on My Tower by Sarah Fox
Memo Pad Hands · Waiting for the Train · Prompts by Jeannette Gomes
Fits Like a Glove the Vision of Evil Bad · Orpheus · Demiserebirth · Key Change by Jared Joseph
A Pregnancy · Prenatal Yoga · The Dwarf · Triangle Shirtwaist by Molly Sutton Kiefer
Mermaid Theory by Amira Madonna Masri
Artwork by Jam Hibdon
Artwork by Jennine Scarboro





Notes on a New Underground

Peter Boyle


Prejudice, New Slaves, and the Cult of Hip-Hop Personality

Peter Boyle


Fifteen Figments

Philippa Snow


Nava to Nectareo

Sean Beld


Lot’s Wife

William Lindberg


The Adult Season

James Cihlar


Jesus Christ, Boy Detective: The Early Bird Gets the Shaft

J. Bradley


Country

John Grey


Cleopatra’s Poison

Martha Kinkade


Red Scarf Over My Eyes

Evan Morgan


Tammy

Mark Brenden


August 29th


Autumn Sequence

William Reichard


Jesus Died in a Snowstorm + Other Miracles

Gregory Sherl


Embodied Robotics and the Spirit of Our Times

Diego Baez


Art of Dissent

Shane Roeschlein


Decision 1788

Neal Kitterlin


Decision 1856

Neal Kitterlin


A Temple Your Father Found

Zack Woodard


Rival

John Grey


Inedible

Valentina Cano


Hungry Ghosts

Sharlene Teo


MIXTAPE: HUNGER ISSUE


No More Kings: On Lo-Fi

Peter Boyle


Slow Process

Jody Giardina


Songs That Make Me Cry: An Exercise in Masochistic Self-Indulgence

Peter Boyle


Or Whatever Makes You Feel Radiant!

J. Fossenbell


Why Flannery O’Connor Never Found a Good Casaba Melon in Milledgeville, Georgia

Danielle Lea Buchanan


Bourbon Slush, Swenson Style

Ryn Gibson


Metal Detector

Danielle Lea Buchanan


Dan Deacon is Illuminati

Peter Boyle


Becoming-Pizza

Andrew Marzoni


Norma

Ryn Gibson


REM

Amelia Foster


We Bought a Little Plague

Brad Liening


Smell the Dusk

Jonas Specktor


From Afar: Why Unrequited Love Is Not Such a Bad Thing

Ticky Sowdenham


The Occupation

Terence Kuch


The Gold Rush

Corey Wakeling


On Drones

Damien Miles-Paulson


Carl + Carl

Leif Haven


Henrietta

Adam Moorad


The Relationship Between Nouns and Verbs

Andrew Field


The Uterus Monologues

Kristin Fitzsimmons


MIXTAPE: FEMMES/HOMBRES


The Strong Center of Abstraction

Daniel Hedges


Decision 1800

Neal Kitterlin


AM 7:31

William Lindberg


Decision to Sing

Neila Mezynski


Ixodes: A Fable

Kevin McIlvoy


Issue 03: TAMMY


Spontaneous Human Combustion

Alex Vallejo


It’s Useless Now


FEATURED ARTIST: SOHAIL JUSTIN AKHAVEIN

SOHAIL JUSTIN AKHAVEIN


Apoplexy of the Stars

Chris Moran


Profile: Randall Holt

Katharine Hargreaves


Hell Poem

Gregory Sherl


FEATURED ARTIST JAM HIBDON

JAM HIBDON


FEATURED ARTIST: AURELIA FRIEDLAND

Aurelia Friedland


So. Cal. Meditation #2

Gary Sloboda


Plutonian Nyborg

Coop Lee


Fools Like Me

John Pistelli


The Abortion

Danielle Lea Buchanan


New Year’s Resolutions

Peter Boyle


The Internet in the Occident

Caleb True


Jerk

Joseph Farley


On the Question of Necessary Suffering

Ticky Sowdenham


Megachurch

Bri LaPelusa


Ladykillers

Claire Burgess


Short Talk on Booksellers

Moneta Goldsmith


Domesticity

Kevin Hedman


Lunch Lines

Jonas Specktor


Beauvais

Lightsey Darst


INTERVIEW: C.K. Williams


The Summoning

Robb Steinpreis


The Art of Enjoyment: Thoughts on Literature + Fun

Adam Segal


INTERVIEW: Lightsey Darst


I Thought I Had Post-Chicana Blues Because Chicana Wasn’t Enough

Lauren Espinoza


Othello Wolf

Coop Lee


God Hates Phags

Ryan Forsythe


Gear Acquisition Syndrome

Alex Vallejo


New World Nomenclature

Daniel Hedges


Haruspex

Alex Lemon


The Carnivore and the Vegetarian


Decision 1952

Neal Kitterlin


Decision 1820

Neal Kitterlin


Molecular Welt

RC Miller & Gary Shipley


Aimless

Jason Spidle


USA #1

Russell Jaffe


On Against Me! and Laura Jane Grace

Peter Boyle


Tension, Resistance

Ethan Madarieta


Universefucker

CJ Waterman


Oven Women

Ticky Sowdenham


Yards

Russ Woods


INTERVIEW: Douglas Glover

Adam Segal of WBR


Waiting for the Train

Jeannette Gomes


If re-reading Katsuhiro Otomo’s Akira During a Storm

John Beck


Seven Wonders

William Reichard


Cut Star

Russ Woods


MIXTAPE: EDGE ISSUE


So. Cal. Meditation #1

Gary Sloboda


No place like Hom(m)e: Aussie Men and Mummy-Issues

Naomi Riddle


An (A)Typical Cure

Ryn Gibson


Issue 06: IDOL


A Good Horse

Leif Haven


MIXTAPE: IDOL ISSUE


Seeding 2.

Lauren Gordon


America I Cannot Believe

Russell Jaffe


Domestic Scene

Shane Roeschlein


Interview: Bryan Olson

Katharine Hargreaves of WBR


Film Your Daughters!

Joey Gerard Heinen


Four Nocturnes

RC Miller & Gary Shipley


The Man Behind the Woman: Gender and the Pop-Star/Producer Duality

Peter Boyle


The Stories Boys Tell

Adam Segal


Carry the Spirit Forth

Daniel Hedges


Exploded Awake

RC Miller & Gary Shipley


Interim Champion

Russell Jaffe


Jesus is a Faggot and I Invented Tupperware

Ratty St. John


Man Proof


It Is Time

Peycho Kanev


3.

Jon Dambacher


Worldwide Enema

RC Miller & Gary Shipley


5 Steps to Successful Insomnia

Bri LaPelusa


What J-Rock Gave Me

Peter Boyle


Issue 05: CHTHONIC


“I’m Sure I Felt Dreadless”: On Vacation with David Foster Wallace

Adam Segal


Nightshade

Jonas Specktor


INTERVIEW: Kelle Groom


The Circulator Beam

Chris Moran


Eagle Swarms

Adam Segal


Singleton

James Cihlar


A Pregnancy

Molly Sutton Kiefer


Essay on My Tower

Sarah Fox


Algorithm for a Better Living

Shane Roeschlein


Man Can(not) Be

Sennah Yee


Call Me Lee

Shane Roeschlein


Parable of Hands


The Gaze in the Age of Facebook

Molly Davy


And Burn Again

Martha Kinkade


It’s Honey Boo Boo Night in America

Russell Jaffe


On Heat and the Forecast of Mistakes to Repeat

Kimberly Ann Southwick


Keen

Lauren Gordon


MIXTAPE: NIGHT


Two Cosmopolitans and One White Zin

Ryn Gibson


Issue 07: HOMME


No Reason at All

Daniel Hedges


Disco Balls and Semantics

Daniel Hedges


What I’m Doing Later

Leif Haven


Surveillance

Frederick Pollack


Captured Sound, Wispy Clouds: Why We Don’t Own Music

Peter Boyle


A Whale Brain Weighs 19 Pounds, An Octopus Brain is Beyond You

Getty Carver


The Visual Autobiography: Nan Goldin’s The Ballad of Sexual Dependency

Molly Davy


Spearfish Canyon

Mark Brenden


Rubber Tomahawks

Daniel Hedges


Voyons, Voyons: Henry James and the Limits of Sympathy

Joe Hughes


Hips Don’t Lie But I Do

Amelia Foster


The Rationality of Your Duty – or – What You Think Your Fathers Wanted

Eric Lloyd Blix


Bang Scanner

RC Miller & Gary Shipley


Untitled

Getty Carver


Slipping

William Reichard


Cut-Up

Brad Liening


All the Things: Can You Describe the Ruckus?

Dena Rash Guzman


The Dwarf

Molly Sutton Kiefer


A Triangle of Palm Fronds

Maria Teutsch


Memo Pad Hands

Jeannette Gomes


Decision 1920

Neal Kitterlin


Where Nothing Is

Frederick Pollack


Spread Your Legs and Wait

Brandon Hackbarth


Ballad for Billie Holiday on the Occasion of our Secret Tryst to South America

Moneta Goldsmith


Letter from the Creative Director


Essay on Increase

Sarah Fox


Molten Sky

Coop Lee


Decision 1808

Neal Kitterlin


What They Knew

Ryn Gibson


The Paradox of Sheridan Park

Diego Baez


War Everyday

Brad Liening


Prenatal Yoga

Molly Sutton Kiefer


Headcheese Jelly

Danielle Lea Buchanan


Raw Mouth/Puffy Eyes

Adam Segal


INTERVIEW: Grass Widow


Pickles

Russ Woods


Full.

Aaron George


Farther From Shore: My Time in Havana

Hunter Sharpless


INTERVIEW: Alyson Hagy


Dad Capsule

Peter Milne Greiner


It’s Been So Long I’m Forgetting People

Gregory Sherl


INTERVIEW: YAMANTAKA // SONIC TITAN


Deep in the Swirl

Jonas Specktor


Wooden Lady

Lauren Gordon


Hunger of Bees

Bernd Sauermann


Always Singular, Never Alone

Eric L. Cummings


Toward a Theory of the Virgin’s Physical Body

Natalie Raymond


Constant Elegy

Daniel Hedges


ANTHEM: Larisa Yugorski


Prompts

Jeannette Gomes


The Temporality of Rhetoric

Dennis James Sweeney


Demiserebirth

Jared Joseph


Seeding 1.

Lauren Gordon


Tel – Aviv – Jafo

Jonas Specktor


Small Revenge

Peycho Kanev


The Amity Between Acromegaly and Crocodiles: An Excerpt from Vampire Drive

Kirk AC Marshall


Odd Future

Diego Baez


The Story of Isaac

Mark J. Mitchell


So Many Seasons


The Blind Watchmaker’s Near-Sighted Timepieces

Diego Baez


Travels Through a Disorder

Valentina Cano


Preface to Shedding

J. Fossenbell


March 30, 1981

William Haas


The Truth

Alex Vallejo


The Return of Crows

Justin Lawrence Daugherty


Arrival, The

Chris Fradkin


Faith

William Reichard


Drawn

Veronica Noechel


Antarctic Expedition, 1912

William Reichard


The Ones in the Hotel Drawer

Gregory Sherl


Daughter Cells: Biological Contamination and Communal Survival

Sarah Combellick-Bidney


Etonne-Moi!

Andrew Marzoni


MIXTAPE: TAMMY ISSUE


I’m Sorry – Did My Being Offended at Your Offensiveness Offend You?

Bri LaPelusa


Kanye and Me: Emotional Directness + Interaction in Music Culture

Peter Boyle


INTERVIEW: James Cordas


My Achilles

Sarah Bannon


MIXTAPE: AMERI/A


FEATURED ARTIST: BRYAN OLSON

Bryan Olson


Penal Poets Colony

Eldon Reishus


Fits Like a Glove the Vision of Evil Bad

Jared Joseph


Shooter

Jason Spidle


INTERVIEW: Chinelo Okparanta


Wing’d Partyboy

Coop Lee


Stump Flap

RC Miller & Gary Shipley


Ingredients

James Collector


Cineplex

Frederick Pollack


Lust, IV

Mark Cugini


Not a Prayer

Maria Teutsch


FEATURED ARTIST: TAD MURAWSKA

TAD MURAWSKA


Friend Zoned

Ticky Sowdenham


INTERVIEW: Brett Ralph


First Words


Holiday Movie Canon: John Hughes’ “Trains, Planes, and Automobiles”

Molly Davy


Orpheus

Jared Joseph


Volant

Alex Lemon


BZ Signal Forever

Brandon Hackbarth


To Dance or Sit Still

Peter Boyle


Decision 1904

Neal Kitterlin


King Kong

Ratty St. John


Cloud-Fire

Russ Woods


Terra Firma

Jessica Huang


Peeper’s Sorority

RC Miller & Gary Shipley


Grand to be Great

Ryn Gibson


Decision 1896

Neal Kitterlin


One Pump Writing Chump

Ticky Sowdenham


Electric Bath

Danielle Lea Buchanan


The Man with the Golden Cock

Coop Lee


Demontages

Barrett White


Untitled


A Glacial Age

MF Nagel


Dark Hearts and Other Lies

Adam Segal


Facebook Activism: Thin Privilege

Bri LaPelusa


Fem Tex(t): Pop Quiz

J. Fossenbell


Self Defense: An Interview with Gail Boxrud

Ticky Sowdenham


Apartment Pack

Ash Dazzle


When the Fly Flew Into My Cut Hair

AM Ringwalt


The Piercing

Barbara Christina


Catacomb Desire

Martha Kinkade


The Mesmerist

Chris Moran


Love Makes a Monster


Chomp Channel

Amelia Foster


Choose Your Own Adventure

Shane Roeschlein


Searching the Wreckage

Joseph Farley


No Protectors

Ticky Sowdenham


Collateral Damages

Brad Liening


MIXTAPE: SPRING BREAK


Rose-Scented Independence

Diego Baez


Aphorisms

Scott F. Parker


Decision 1980

Neal Kitterlin


Bottled

Diane Lefer


Pilgrim Walk

Martha Kinkade


Four Questions in a Prose Poem

Daniel Hedges


The Secret Game

Kevin Hedman


Dry Tortuga, 1869

Coop Lee


Key Change

Jared Joseph


#11

Erin Kautza


Somebody Give Rivers Cuomo a Fedora

Peter Boyle


From the Cretaceous

Rupprecht Mayer


Sex with Coltrane

Maria Teutsch


A Devil of Infected Confetti

Matthew Dexter


So Turn This Motherfucker Up Only If It Feels Right

Gregory Sherl


Why I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love “Local Business”

Peter Boyle


Hemp

Brad Liening


Idle

Philippa Snow


Spring Sing [Grade 5]

Sally Franson


Venus Inscribed: on Colonizing (Anti-)Spaces

Alex Cruse


A Time for Subtle and Patriotic Sabotage

Diego Baez


Triangle Shirtwaist

Molly Sutton Kiefer


Hole

Martha Kinkade


Amateur Meth Cooks and the Deep Internet: A Convergence of Social Justice and Emerging Technologies

Elberto Mueller


Saying Djinn

RC Miller & Gary Shipley


Design with Almost Roses

J. Fossenbell


The Refrigerator

Danielle Lea Buchanan


Ee’d Plebinista’s Alabaster Tuckus

William Lindberg


Surrender

Mark DeCarteret


This Epoch’s Zeitgeist

Daniel Hedges


Arachne Spun


Frame

Chris Fradkin


Bodies

John Grey


FEATURED ARTIST: JENNINE SCARBORO

Jennine Scarboro


FEATURED ARTIST: DMITRY BORSHCH


Cake Failure

Denise Behrens


Mermaid Theory

Amira Madonna Masri


Tongues (Happy Clouds)

Gregory Sherl


The Bounding Main of Your Mind

Lauren Gordon


Issue 04: AMERI/A


Christening

Jennifer Taylor


Untitled by Russell Jaffe

Russell Jaffe


Mok Panther’s Sex Drive…Engines of Desire…Pneumatic Nothings in the Night

Jennifer Robin


Grammarian Sticklers

Daniel Hedges


The Doctor’s Urn

Terrell Jamal Terry


Heterotroph’s First Hand-Job

Coop Lee


Yeezy Taught Me

Sennah Yee


You Should Watch Buck Angel Fuck

Diego Baez


I Lie to Help People

Bri LaPelusa


Hungry Ghost Series

AD Fischer


[Untitled] by Ashlee Cermak

Ashlee Cermak


Lentes Oscuros

Steven T. Bramble


INTERVIEW: Venus De Mars


Ben

Alex Vallejo


In Which You Consider Going to the Grocery Store

Amy Collier


Reach

Veronica Noechel


Michael Douglas is Dyeing

Philippa Snow


MIXTAPE: CHTHONIC ISSUE


INTERVIEW: Meg Kissinger


The Empty Well

Peycho Kanev


Hit the Bricks

Brad Liening


I Am Furred at Night

Evan Morgan


Smoke M If You Got M

J. Fossenbell


(The Self is a Shield)

Sean Beld


Blattodea

Danielle Lea Buchanan