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ADVENTURES OF PUSSY by Demi Demirkol

ADVENTURES OF PUSSY by Demi Demirkol

Demi Demirkol is an L.A.-based poet and artist. She has participated in poetry workshops at University of Tennessee, Knoxville and University of California, Irvine, where she now studies.
"The Patron Saint of Useless Causes" by Howie Good

“The Patron Saint of Useless Causes” by Howie Good

Howie Good, a journalism professor at the State University of New York at New Paltz, is the author of Dangerous Acts Starring Unstable Elements, winner of the 2015 Press Americana Prize for Poetry. He co-edits White Knuckle Press with Dale Wisely. Read more on his blog.
Two Shorts by Howie Good

Two Shorts by Howie Good

Howie Good, a journalism professor at the State University of New York at New Paltz, is the author of Dangerous Acts Starring Unstable Elements, winner of the 2015 Press Americana Prize for Poetry. He co-edits White Knuckle Press with Dale Wisely. Read more on his blog.
Skinny Chai Iced Light Ice, by Chris Barton

Skinny Chai Iced Light Ice, by Chris Barton

Chris Barton’s work has appeared in Hobart, Funhouse, Entropy, Word Riot, Metatron, and Potluck Mag. He did a project on George Washington Carver in the 5th grade. He enjoys Frank O’hara, Lydia Davis, and Osamu Dazai books. He sometimes uses twitter: @chrisnbarton. A thousand hugs.
Heaven Can Wait by Elizabeth Hall

Heaven Can Wait by Elizabeth Hall

Elizabeth Hall is the author of I Have Devoted My Life to the Clitoris (Tarpaulin Sky Press) and Two Essays (Eohippus Labs). She lives in San Pedro and plays bass in the band Pine Family. For more work check out her Tumblr
Giving Up Ghosts by Jacklyn Janeksela

Giving Up Ghosts by Jacklyn Janeksela

Jacklyn Janeksela can be found in felled limbs, Oddball Magazine, The Nervous Breakdown, Berfrois, Barrelhouse, Uut Poetry, Pig Latin, Thought Catalog, Luna Magazine, and Talking Book. She is in a post-punk band called the velblouds. She is an energy.
For Violet on Saturday Night by Claire Horn

For Violet on Saturday Night by Claire Horn

Claire Horn is a London-based Nova Scotian, freelance editor, and BFF of multiple witches. Other work by Claire has recently been published at Entropy. Musings at @bucketfulofgold.
Issue No. 5 FLASHBACK: Post & Present “Unofficial Etymology” by Shawnacy Kiker

Issue No. 5 FLASHBACK: Post & Present “Unofficial Etymology” by Shawnacy Kiker

Shawnacy Kiker @arbitraryjane: poetry editor of Coachella Review, mom of 7, eater of soups both fine and mediocre. 
THE BIRDS: Observations on Birds II by Janice Lee

THE BIRDS: Observations on Birds II by Janice Lee

Janice Lee is the author of  Damnation (Penny-Ante Editions, 2013), Reconsolidation (Penny-Ante Editions, 2015), and The Sky Isn't Blue (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2016). She is Editor of the #RECURRENT Novel Series, Assistant Editor at Fanzine and Executive Editor at Entropy.
LIVING ART: An Artist's Guide to Creating Your Own World, by Aurora Lady

LIVING ART: An Artist’s Guide to Creating Your Own World, by Aurora Lady

Aurora Lady is a mixed media artist who has been an ardent proponent of the DIY ethic since her teen years. She's also our special guest for Friday's inaugural "VOX & Voices" reading + music event at Stories! RSVP here and see more of her work at www.auroralady.com.
Lloyd’s Google Search History by Kayla Pongrac

Lloyd’s Google Search History by Kayla Pongrac

Kayla Pongrac Schwerer is a writer, reader, chai tea drinker, and record spinner. When she’s not writing creatively, she’s writing professionally–for two newspapers and a few magazines in her hometown of Johnstown, PA. To read more of Kayla’s work, visit www.kaylapongrac.com
"FRANK" by Taylor Yates

“FRANK” by Taylor Yates

Taylor Yates is an L.A. native obsessed with travelling and patterned socks. When she’s not writing and editing for DUM DUM, she’s biking around the reservoir and playing moody bass lines in her living room. She is currently working on an autobiographical anthology. Check out her work here.