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Flashes of War by Katey Schultz

Flashes of War by Katey Schultz (Apprentice House, May 2013) Review by Brett Sholtis   Reflections in Broken Glass Describing Flashes of War as a short story collection is kind of like calling Pink Floyd’s The Wall “a bunch of

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Hannibal and Me by Andreas Kluth

Hannibal and Me: What History’s Greatest Military Strategist Can Teach us About Success and Failure by Andreas Kluth (Riverhead Books, January 2013) Review by Clinton Coggins Kluth’s Triumvirate, or Somewhere in the Alps There are 20 Dead War Elephants The

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Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe

Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (Oxford University Press, 2007) Review by Caroline Benner Wolff   “What makes a book come to life for you? Robinson Crusoe is in that rare and enviable position of having a to-do list that he

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Walk Away

by Amy Whipple   Get up. No, seriously. Close Word (or your stick-it-to-the-man equivalent), press down the top of whatever cute Mac you’ve been toting around, and get up. Walk away. For the last decade I’ve been told that I

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Publishing Solo: Self-Publishing Success Stories

by Beth Steidle Publishing Solo is a new monthly blog series focused on topics relating to self-publishing. Its purpose is to provide information and engage conversation amongst both up-and-coming and established writers as we search for new ways to get

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Capturing the Seed

by Sarah Menkedick The nuance Of being Is to Capture The Seed Norman Mailer, Death of the Ladies Manwriting is not even about the phallic references, although if you started looking, you could throw together a phallic manwriting tumblr feed

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Publishing Solo: Prying Loose From the Traditional Publishing Model

by Beth Steidle Publishing Solo is a new monthly blog series focused on topics relating to self-publishing. Its purpose is to provide information and engage conversation amongst both up-and-coming and established writers as we search for new ways to get

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Write Me Something

by Emelyn Fuhrman Anyone who shows any sense of what I’ll call “talent” when it comes to writing (but may in fact just be the ability to put words together on a page) has been plagued by this request since

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You Are the Greatest Writer of All Time: A Lesson in Necessary Overconfidence

by Katie Coyle If I have learned one thing from the two-thirds of a graduate degree in fiction writing that I’ve completed so far, it’s that the odds are against my living the exact life I want to live, which

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Writing Beyond the Bubble

by Amanda Giracca I’ve had my doubts about academia for a long time. That is, I’ve had my doubts about academia as a writer, what it would do to my writing, or worse, what it wouldn’t do. I came to

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"Regardless of What You Face" by Ernest Williamson III
"Regardless of What You Face" by Dr. Ernest Williamson III



Fiction

Note from Fiction Editors Jen Bannan and Frank Huerta
Church Avenue
by Adrian Astur Alvarez
Postmortem Photography by David Patterson
A Thousand Words by Christine Pivovar
The Perspective from Este Lado de la Frontera: An Interview with Benjamin Alire Sáenz



"Freedom" by Kate Koenig "Freedom" by Kate Koenig


Poetry

Note from Poetry Editors Laura Brun and Michelle Lin
Two Poems by Carol Dorf
Three Poems by Melissa Goodrich
Two Poems by Jeffrey Haynes
Two Poems by Vanessa Couto Johnson
The Museum of Everything Salty by Kristin Maffei
Love Advice from a Twenty-Sided Die by Martin Ott
Un-Muscled by Diana Roffman
A catalog by Afton Wilky
Sheets of rain against the surface of the see by Afton Wilky



"Delving Into Her Craft" by Ernest Williamson III "Delving Into Her Craft" by Ernest Williamson III


Nonfiction

Note from Nonfiction Editors Laura Clark and Rachel Wilkinson
The Family Way by Christine Kaiser Bonasso
Under My Father's Tree by Stephanie L. Liberatore
Bon Jellico by Anthony J. Otten



"Rebuilt Hot Metal" by Andy Beck "Rebuilt Hot Metal" by Andy Beck



Imagery 

Artist Gallery
Artist Spotlight: Dr. Earnest Williamson II

 

F_2013_Kate_Koenig-Locked_in_Love "Locked in Love" by Kate Koenig


Miscellaneous

Fall 2013 Contributor Bios
HMB Book Reviews
HMB Blog



"Wait" by Kate LaDew "Wait" by Kate LaDew



"St. Paul Revealed" by Dr. Ernest Williamson "St. Paul Revealed" by Dr. Ernest Williamson



F_2013_Philip_Sweet-Out_for_Some_Fresh_Air "Out for Some Fresh Air" by Philip Sweet



"Bard With Black Roses" by Ernest Williams "Bard With Black Roses" by Dr. Ernest Williamson III



"Sleep" by Kate LaDew "Sleep" by Kate LaDew



"Meters of Meters" by Philip Sweet "Meters of Meters" by Philip Sweet



"Untitled" by Dr. Ernest Williamson III "Untitled" by Dr. Ernest Williamson III

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