New Letters magazine

By Subscription, Volume 85 Nos. 2&3 (Winter/Spring 2019)

  • Editor's Note

  • 7 /

    Slowness, an editor's note

    , Robert Stewart
  • Fiction

  • 71 /

    Independence Road, first place, the New Letters fiction award

    , Amy Widmoyer Hanson
  • 105 /

    The Day After Christmas

    , Trish Reeves
  • Poetry

  • 15 /

    At the Hermitage

    , Peter Everwine
  • 23 /

    Unless We Can Establish Undeniably the Objective Reality of Ghosts . . .

    , David Clewell
  • 40 /

    Three poems

    , Alice Friman
  • 46 /

    Two Poems

    , Jim Barnes
  • 66 /

    Joseph Sudek (Prague, 1896-1976), first place, the New Letters award for poetry

    , Betty Ritz Rogers
  • 122 /

    Three Poems, about jazz & Roethke

    , Richard Terrill
  • 125 /

    Four Poems

    , David Thoreen
  • 144 /

    Nothing Will Warn You

    , Stephen Dunn
  • 145 /

    A Messenger

    , Christopher Howell
  • 146 /

    Two Poems

    , Charles Harper Webb
  • Artwork

  • 10 /

    Peter Everwine in his study, photograph

    , Micha Langer
  • 16 /

    Tree of Life, New Orleans, Louisiana

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 32 /

    Rope, Bagotá, Colombia

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 70 /

    My Mother's Dress, Lexington, Kentucky

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 97 /

    Ode to Robert Frost, mixed-media painting

    , Kathryn Jankus Day
  • 98 /

    October in Santa Fe, mixed-media painting

    , Kathryn Jankus Day
  • 99 /

    Nkuringo, Uganda

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 100 /

    Clothesline, Magoffin County, Kentucky

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 101 /

    Gaston, Kansas City, Missouri

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 102 /

    Walk in the Woods, mixed-media painting

    , Kathryn Jankus Day
  • 103 /

    Gold Shoots, mixed-media painting

    , Kathryn Jankus Day
  • 104 /

    Red Bathing Suit, Kansas City, Missouri

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 130 /

    Mud wall, Nkuringo, Uganda

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 148 /

    Smoke Bombs, Kansas City, Missouri

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • Commentary & Reviews

  • 149 /

    "Work in Progress" The Beginnings of a Biography," on Evan S. Connell.

    , Steve Paul
  • 157 /

    "An Anywhere Road for Anybody Anyhow," on the poems of Denise Low.

    , Julia Older
  • 161 /

    "A Short History of What Matters," on thepoetry of Jose Padua

    , Robert Stewart
  • Contributor Notes

  • 166 /

    Notes on Writers & Artists in This Issue

    , Staff
  • Memoirs & Essays

  • 11 /

    Eulogy for Peter Everwine

    , Christopher Buckley
  • 17 /

    The Bachelors, a partial definition

    , Margot Livesey
  • 33 /

    Those Scars

    , Patrick Dobson
  • 49 /

    Catract Surgery, first place, the Conger Beasley Jr. award for the essay

    , Robert Stothart
  • 131 /

    so much depends upon . . . astrophysics?

    , Thomas Stroik
  • 152 /

    Pintaric the Town Philosopher

    , Josip Novakovich
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