CASUALTIES (an excerpt)

BY PAULA TREICK DeBOARD Veronica saw it just before it happened, saw it and knew. She leaned across the sink and slapped the window with a soapy hand, smack, smack and scream. Her cry alerted the sisters and sisters-in-law who had been scraping plates and wrapping up the leftover tamales, the sticky-faced children eluding rough … Continue reading CASUALTIES (an excerpt)

Congratulations to the Winner of the 2009 Wabash Prize in Fiction

BY MEHDI OKASI, Editor-in-Chief Thank you to everyone who submitted to the 2009 Wabash Prize in Fiction.  This has been by far one of our most successful contests with close to six hundred entries.  Our final judge, Tobias Wolff, was very excited by the stories and had a difficult time choosing our winner.  Look for … Continue reading Congratulations to the Winner of the 2009 Wabash Prize in Fiction