Spring 2009

Featuring the winners of the 2009 BLR Prizes

Spring 09


Foreword by Suzanne McConnell (HTML | PDF)
Contributors' Notes (HTML | PDF)


Made of Metal and Constructed With Fire by Katherine Ellis
--Winner of the 2009 Goldenberg Prize for Fiction, selected by Rosellen Brown
--Interview with Katherine Ellis

Mineral by Mineral by Buffy Cram - Honorable Mention
SUTHY Syndrome by Hollis Seamon (HTML | PDF)
White Space by Amanda McCormick (HTML | PDF)
The Egg Bowl by Christopher Lowe
Sick by Seth Fleisher (HTML | PDF)
Baba by Kalindi Akolekar Handler (HTML | PDF)
Eruv by David Milofsky (HTML | PDF)
Love Sick by Dina Elenbogen


Presence of Another by Amanda Leskovac
--Winner of the 2009 Carter V. Cooper Memorial Prize for Nonfiction, selected by Natalie Angier
--Interview with Amanda Leskovac

Close to the Bones by Amy Nolan - Honorable Mention
Frost by Christina Marsden Gillis
Given by Nancy Devine
Facts and Lies by David Watts (HTML | PDF)


Moon-face by Celeste Lipkes (HTML | PDF)
--Winner of the 2009 Marica and Jan Vilcek Prize for Poetry, selected by Naomi Shihab Nye
--Interview with Celeste Lipkes
--Listen to Celeste read "Moon-face"

Edges by Missy-Marie Montgomery - Honorable Mention
Patient Belongings by John Willson (HTML | PDF) - Honorable Mention
The Cradles of St. Kilda by Catharine Clark-Sayles
Alzheimer's by Guillermo Castro
Walking, No Longer Your Patient by Jill M. Allen
Reeling, Like the Sky by Stacy Kidd
French Cuffs by Jack Lynch
Burial by Barbara Bowen
The Dresser, on a Milky Morning by Sofia Starnes
Wishbone by Noel Sikorski (HTML | PDF)
Nerve Ending by Noel Sikorski
Holding On by Alison Jarvis
The Art of Disappearing by Stephen Wilson
All Wool For Her Wheel's Planing by Toni Thomas
How many times has my good luck ring by Toni Thomas

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