Spring 2010

Featuring the winners of the 2010 BLR Prizes


Foreword by Danielle Ofri (HTML | PDF)
Contributors' Notes (HTML | PDF)


Cocido by Larry Hill (HTML | PDF)
--Winner of the 2010 Goldenberg Prize for Fiction, selected by Gail Godwin
--Interview with Larry Hill
The Champion by M.M. De Voe (HTML | PDF)
Stuntman by Albert Dixon
Jeopardy by Helen Hooper
The Pope's Boutique by Alison Baker
Termination by David Milofsky
Ghosts of Doubt by Gregg Cusick
Mud by Ben Orlando (HTML | PDF)


The House Across from the Park by Joan Kip (HTML | PDF)
--Winner of the 2010 Carter V. Cooper Memorial Prize for Nonfiction, selected by Phillip Lopate
--Interview with Joan Kip

A Shear Pin's Nothing by Mark Holden - Honorable Mention
Call/Waiting by Alexa Rose Steinberg
The Wills of Twenty Strangers by Anna Mirer (HTML | PDF)


The Thundering by Amanda Auchter
--Winner of the 2010 Marica and Jan Vilcek Prize for Poetry, selected by Tony Hoagland
--Interview with Amanda Auchter

The Bottom Drawer by Amanda Auchter (HTML | PDF) - Honorable Mention
The Tender Roof by Kent Leatham (HTML | PDF)
Stomach Bones by Rebecca B. Rank
Getting Over a Cold by Margaret Kogan
Uremia by Margaret Kogan
Left, South, Right, Fluke by Carol McCarthy
Three for the OB Clinic by Jenifer Browne Lawrence
Autism: Hyperlexia by Edward Byrne
Landscape with Tumor by Nancy Carol Moody
A Diminished Thing by Rachel Contreni Flynn
Saint Elizabeth by Rachel Contreni Flynn
Desert Patio by Ron Drummond
I think I might be paranoid by Callista Buchen
Better Lived by Callista Buchen
On Being Bipolar and the Phenomenal World by Virginia Chase Sutton
At the Memorial Service by Amanda Newell
Theology by Jack Coulehan
Sting by Fay Dillof


Book Review

Beyond Forgetting: Poetry and Prose about Alzheimer’s Disease Edited by Holly J. Hughes
Reviewed by Rachel Hadas (HTML | PDF)

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