Brown Bag

Spring 2005 Contents

Click here to read about this issue's Featured Writer, Lloyd Shaw

 

Poetry

 

From Featured Writer Lloyd Shaw: "Park Attendant" and

"Meeting My Father at My Mother's Grave: A Villanelle"

 

"Dear America" by Chris Martin

 

"Tsunami" by Jerry Julius

 

"Thirteen Thousand Feet" by Steve Mandes

 

"Cheney at Starbucks" by Mike Gavin

 

"Walking Eagle" by Dipo Kalejaiye

 

"Ars Poetica" by Jerry Julius

 

"Relentless Destiny" by Tracey Hill

 

"La Cancion de Ivonne" by Robert Goldberg

 

"Epic" by Mike Gavin

 

"Adopted Like Me" by Jason Dickens

 

"On Being and Becoming" by Jerry Julius

 

"20 Years" by Chris Martin

 

"Too Much Love" by Tracey Hill

 

"My Purpose" by Ethesham Zafar

 

"Neruda in Indiana" by Mike Gavin

 

"The Last Gig" by Jerry Julius

 

 

 

Fiction

 

"The Parrot" by Dipo Kalejaiye

 

Swimming Pool, serial installments

1 and 2 by Jeffrey Snodgrass

(requires Adobe Acrobat Reader - click here for free download)

 

"The Wasting" by Steve Mandes

 

 

 

Non-fiction

 

from "The Diva Chronicles" by Veronica Williams 

 

"Phantom Balls" by Ryna May

 

 

 

 Visual Arts

 

 

Where the Roads Meet by Tremaine Sterling

 

Tornado by Troy Henderson

 

Flower Study: Rose by Mahbub Jamal

 

Cityscape by Tremaine Sterling

 

Wrong Turn by Heather Dixon

 

Pollination by Mahbub Jamal

 

Landline by Tremaine Sterling

 

Food Coloring by Troy Henderson

 

Crimson Starburst by Mahbub Jamal

 

Wet Sprocket by Tremaine Sterling

 

Sweet Perspiration by Mahbub Jamal

 

Fish Out Of Water by Tremaine Sterling

 

Solar Flare by Mahbub Jamal

 

On the Road by Tremaine Sterling

 

Violet Fan by Mahbub Jamal

 

Lazy Geometry by Tremaine Sterling