CALYX, A Journal of Art and Literature by Women

Summer 2014, Vol. 28:1

 

2013 LOIS CRANSTON MEMORIAL PRIZE WINNER

Mercedes O’Leary          "Crane Woman"

FLASH FICTION CONTEST WINNER

Sue Pace                                 "A New

                                                 Creation

                                                 Story"

FICTION

Nancy Matsunaga                  "Etchings"

Erin Swan                                "Kings of       

                                                   Metal"

Dorothy Blackcrow Mack     "The Red of

                                                  Ordinary

                                                  Things"

Avital Gad-Cykman              "How We

                                                  Play with

                                                  Dolls"

NONFICTION

Kate Ver Ploeg                       "Fall From the Sky"

POETRY

Jessica Rae Bergamino         "The Glass Eye Maker"

Natania Rosenfeld                 "Portrait of a Sculptor"

                                                 "Aria for Castrato"

                                                 "Mammography"

Jeanne Emmons                    "What You Taught Me, Mother"

Aretha Amelia Sills                "Midnight, the Firmament, a Teenage Planetary

                                                  Body"

Catherine Freeling                 "By His Grave Eight Years Later, Pete’s Hat"

                                                  "The day we searched for the road with our

                                                  name"

Mary Moore Easter               "‘Twas Brillig at Marriage Counseling"

Nina Bannett                          "Revival Meeting"

J.K. Daniels                             "As St. Thomas, Called Didymus (the Twin)"

                                                  "Prodigal Daughter"

Hala Alyan                               "Al Aqsa"

Tricia Knoll                              "Dali’s Clock"

                                                  "My Father’s Old Road"

Kathleen A. Kelly                    "Free Range"

Ann Gearen                             "Resentment of the Dead Toward the Living"

K.T. Landon                             "The Dead Drive around Town"

                                                   "Reading Little Women in the Red Maple In My

                                                   Parents’ Front Yard"

Maria del Carmen Cifuentes  "embers"

 

Sy Margaret Baldwin              "Uprooted"

Victoria Kelly                           "Quantum Theory"

Ginny Lowe Connors              "Three Reasons I Almost Loved That Boy"

J. Dee Cochran                         "Blue Toothbrush"

                                                   "Next of Kin"

Laura Pizzo                               "a veteran / a knife"

Joan Roberta Ryan                  "Hardley There"

Liz Minette                                "October Lines"

Andrea Wagner                        "This is How You Hold the Reins"

Stephanie Sellers                      "Shaking the Pumpkin"

Natalie Lobe                              "Pangs"

                                                    "Secrets"

ART

Barbara Ponomareff                Mist Rising

                                                    Birches

                                                    At the Edge of Winter

Jacqueline Bishop                     Folly Annie

                                                    Folly Forest

                                                    Folly Fish

MC Reardon                              Lilypads

Lynda Lanker                           Jenna Johnson

                                                    Gerda Hyde

                                                    Mollie Stevenson Jr.

                                                    Ethel Andrade

Sara Kirschenbaum                 Back-Arching Beauty Lines

                                                    Poem Flotsam

JJ Lynne                                   Wings

Kim Niehans                             To Market

Marilyn Murphy                      Haunted by Tradition

BOOK REVIEWS

Toni Hanner                             Congress of Strange People by Stephanie Lenox

Brenna Crotty                          Tremolo by Alice Derry

                                                    Things That Are by Amy Leach

Susana H. Case                         Sprung by Laura Madeline Wiseman

Melissa R. Poulin                      Without a Net by Ana María Shua

Donna C. Henderson                 Axis Mundi by Karen Holmberg

Bette Mandl                               Rending the Garment, by Willa Schneberg