Who Keeps It Tidy?
(vol. 24, no. 3, autumn 2012)

[stories, short-shorts, poems]

photograph by Rosemary Douglas Lombard, viii

Stella’s Starwish, E. F. Verrillo, 1

I Saw a Man, Matthew J. Spireng, 16

29 Spaces, Karen Beatty, 17

Scherzi Quartet: Before Donating Jim’s Computer,
Karla Linn Merrifield, 34

Googie, Robyn Parnell, 35

Red Skull Bug, Sarah Fawn Montgomery, 48

Who Keeps It Tidy? I Do!, J. F. Peirce, 49

At the Elephant Show, Judy Rae Cavagnero, 51

Housewarming, Karen Loeb, 53

Slight, Beverly Boyd, 76

Roaches, Sponges, and Hamburger Grease,
Elise R. Hopkins, 77

A Fall Day, Charlotte F. Otten, 80

Since the Day Marty Left, Andrea Jackson, 81

Upon Reading the Settlement Agreement in re: To Lyondell Chemical Company, et al., Jennifer Clark, 95

It Just Looks Like Sugar, Mary Kay Lane, 97

Arterial , Michael Cadnum, 101

Premise: Communication, 103

Dingbat Cipher, 104

Cover photograph “My hard work to save you” by Eleanor Leonne Bennett