NUALA LINCKE-IVIC, EDITOR
West Los Angeles College


From the Editor
Mission Statement
Submission Guidelines
Flash Fiction Contest

essays

studentLoic Epo: I Remember: Paris
studentBruce Heller: Living Out
studentGreg West: I Remember: The Beginning...
...and more

interviews

studentBrandon Ford: A Voice That Soars and Glides
studentPhung Huynh: Painter – Inspired by Stillness
studentMartin Jaeger: Writer – Celebrating Life’s Tragedies
...and more

poetry

studentDarren Ciafarelli: Daytime Weed Dreams
studentSam Eisenstein: Just So
studentTirui Getekian: Poem #1
...and more

screenplays

mandelChris Pearson & Dan Mandel: Dan vs.

screenplaysMatt Lopez: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

...and more

stories

studentJosette Bragg: Mrs. Blah
studentCaitlin Learned: What To Wear, What To Wear?
studentDarrell Woody: The Age of Ice
...and more

nonflash

Contributing Editors...

facultyWILLIAM WALLIS
Los Angeles Valley College

Poet’s Corner

“... things move so quickly now, and there are so many more of them. Yet song literature flourishes everywhere.”
facultyA. JAY ADLER
Los Angeles Southwest College

Poetic License

“So never mind that this exquisite lie, this flawed jewel of an ending,
is simply wrong in most every respect.”

faculty
ANTHONY A. LEE
West Los Angeles College

The Subaltern Voice

“These are the hidden voices, the silenced voices, the voices that were never supposed to be heard, or even to exist. We will all be astonished by what we find them saying.”

facultyKATHERINE BOUTRY
West Los Angeles College

A Working Writer's Challenge

What is a working writer? "…you have to have the feeling that if you don't write that day, you will have lost something precious.”
faculty SURANA SINGH-BISCHOFBERGER
East Los Angeles College

Artists & Professors

“My goal as an interviewer is to ask questions whose answers will paint a picture of the artist and provide insight into the creative process."
faculty
KEVIN MORRISSEY
Los Angeles City College

Treading the Boards

“Art training is about nurturing the skills of individual artists. In the
performing arts, repetition is crucial to success..”

Students...

facultyBRACHA SCHEFRES
West Los Angeles College

"An Old Shoe, A Bent Nail…"
“...a Jewish child is armed with a deep sense of identity as a tool against
those who might wish to proselytize"
facultyMICHAEL JIMENEZ
West Los Angeles College

"Bottoms Up"
"...when I say that we will eliminate this stain from the underpants of your business plan, you better believe that I will deliver.."
facultyLAUREN KAY
West Los Angeles College

"My Evolution as a Critical Thinker"
"My life and my autobiography are best described as works in progress."

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