Spring 2014

Featuring the winners of the 2014 BLR Prizes

Spring 2014

Foreword by Jason Schneiderman (HTML | PDF)
Contributors' Notes (HTML | PDF)



Pediatricology by Abby Horowitz
--Winner of the 2014 Goldenberg Prize for Fiction, selected by Nathan Englander
--Interview with Abby Horowitz
Death Defiant Bomba or What To Wear When Your Boo Gets Cancer by Lilliam Rivera - Honorable Mention (HTML | PDF)
--Interview with Lilliam Rivera
Quieter Around Me by Lillian Huang Cummins (HTML |PDF)
D-L-O-R-W by Jessica Stults
In Other Hemispheres by Pamela Ryder
The Brook Pool by D. Quentin Miller
Revival by Sheena Sauls
In Parts by Sonia Greenfield
Lights Out by Susan Bartlett
The Craft of Drowning by Sean Kevin Campbell
Last Call by Jean-Marie Saporito
Throwing in the Towel by Billy O’Callaghan (HTML | PDF)


Forty-One Months by Will McGrath (HTML |PDF)
--Winner of the 2014 Felice Buckvar Prize for Nonfiction, selected by Helen Benedict
--Interview with Will McGrath
Double Exposure by Elisha Waldman - Honorable Mention
Mending Petals by Mary Arguelles
Measuring Time by Leslie Van Gelder (HTML | PDF)


Chronic Care: “Broken Leg” by Keith Carter, Photograph by Laurie Clements Lambeth
--Winner of the 2014 Marica and Jan Vilcek Prize for Poetry, selected by Tina Chang
--Interview with Laurie Clements Lambeth
The Rules of Surgery by Kristin Robertson - Honorable Mention
Cut Nose by Will Johnston
The Second Floor by Rachel Hadas (HTML | PDF)
In the Theater by Rachel Hadas
Rorschach Test in the Psych Ward by Kip Irwin
Thought Experiment by Steven Cramer
In a Forest During a Storm, Growing Older by Catherine Freeling (HTML | PDF)
Day Room by Alison Bradford
Spring Comes, and Then by Kaitlin LaMoine Martin (HTML | PDF)
Staying and Going by Kathryn Weld
Whitewash by Stacia Cyrene Yearwood
Cynara by Michal Lemberger
Visits from the Underworld: Twelve Steps to Forget by Avery Leigh Thomas
Not a Requiem by Marty McConnell
After My Mother’s Death, I Feel Nothing by Jennifer Perrine
Found I. From the Testimony of Ramiza Gurdic: Srebrenica, July 1995 by Laura Lauth
Sunflowers & Ash by Amy Tudor
Hoodwinker by Thomas R. Moore (HTML | PDF)

Book Review

A Round-Up: Books by Authors Published in the BLR (HTML | PDF)
Reviewed by Danielle Ofri


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