Issue #1


The double-sized debut issue. New fiction from Andrew Malan Milward, James Hannaham, Etgar Keret, Nelly Reifler, and Allegra Frazier. Poetry from K. Silem Mohammad, Jeremy Lespi, Jason McCall, and Krista Franklin. Randi Shedlosky-Shoemaker on narrative science. David Shields on brevity. A portfolio of Convicted Minimalists. DivorcĂ©es and disembodied hands all dreaming together. “My evil plot is this,” writes B-side guest-editor Ryan Britt: “I figure if respected and wonderful writers continue to fly their freak flags in this way, the flags will eventually not be needed at all.