Vol. 7, No. 1
January/February, 2003

s p o t l i g h t   o n . . .
the transmutable fiction of Jon Fried
t h e   s a l o n
Editorials by Tom Dooley, CE Chaffin, Stanley Jenkins and Paul Sampson
m a k i n g     t i m e
Don Mager discusses classical music
Making Time (Music Review)
f i c t i o n
Mega International Fiction Alert!!! Gokul Rajaram (India via San Francisco), Roderick Maclean (San Francisco via Istanbul), Crispin Oduobuk (Nigeria), Alex Keegan (United Kingdom), plus Stanley Jenkins, J.C. Frampton, Ian Randall Wilson, Russ Wellen, Samuel deFayette and Kevin Frazier
p o e t r y
Verse by D.W. Hayword, Chelle Miko, Taylor Graham, Mike Knight, Allen Itz, Karen Bingham Pape, Jennifer Finstrom, Avik Chanda, Chris Murray, Stephen Newton, Ginny Wray, Alessio Zanelli, Vincent Canizaro, and Judy Beatse, plus an all new "word poem" challenge!
h u m o r  &  s a t i r e
Jonathan Potter clears out a few clogs
m i s c e l l a n y
Rajgopal Nidamboor philosophizes about science, Jaap Stijl exhorts Americans to wise up, and A. Lebowski creates a portrait
i n t e r  /  r e v i e w s
Ann Skea and David Skea review books.
Reviews & Interviews