Brown Bag

Fall 2005 Contents

Click here to read about this issue's Featured Writers:

Jerry and Mary Julius

 

Poetry

 

From Featured Writers Jerry and Mary Julius: "Renga"

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"After Your Father Left" by Dwayne Betts

 

"Your Quiet Whispers" by Rebecca Berg

 

"Listening to the Poet Seamus Heaney" by Dipo Kalejaiye

 

"What's in a Name?" by Elizabeth Matthews

 

"When I Write" by Mignon Middleton

 

"Dear Rosa" by Janet Henry

 

"About Her" by Shannon Townsend

 

"Funeral" by Maboud Ebrahimzadeh

 

"Weeping Widow" by Chantelle Bateman

 

"Once Down" by Bonnie Howard

 

"Fridge Magnet" by Mary Bargteil

 

"Thought" by Maboud Ebrahimzadeh

 

"A Different Route" by Dwayne Betts

 

"To Robert Louis Stevenson" by Rebecca Berg

 

"Diamonds" by Melanie Carr

 

"Boston" by Bonnie Howard

 

"Tick, Tick, Tick" by Sharee Holbrook

 

"District Officer" by Dipo Kalejaiye

 

 

 

Fiction

 

An Excerpt from "Copy Cat" a play by Dipo Kalejaiye

 

Swimming Pool, serial installments

3 and 4 by Jeffrey Snodgrass

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"Unthreaded" by Mary Bargteil

 

 

 

Non-fiction

 

 "The Things Your Mother Didn't Tell You" by Veronica Williams 

 

"Seasons of Perfection" by Ryna May

 

Excerpt from "A Letter to Pa Llese" by Dipo Kalejaiye

 

"A Mid-Semester Afternoon's Nightmare" by Robyn Jones

 

 

 

 

 

 Visual Arts

 

Weightless by Erin Eitemiller

 

Testing the Water by Chantelle Bateman

 

Flower Study by Mahbub Jamal

 

Bowl: Top View by William Peirce

 

Forsaken by Erin Eitemiller

 

Predator by Mahbub Jamal

 

Chocolate Looking at Itself by Ryna May