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Artwork in this issue is from The Exquisite Uterus Project: The Art of Resistance, curated by Alison Gates and Helen Klebesadel. Many more images are available at Exquisite Uterus Preview Board. Photographs of artwork by Jason Houge. At the Union Art Gallery, UW-Milwaukee, through Friday October 11. 

(Click on links to poems, essays & reviews below.)

Editors' Notes

Poems About Parents & Children

Olga Abella
Liz Abrams-Morley
Sylvia Arthur
Nancy Austin
James Babbs
Anne Bales
Mary Jo Balistreri
Donna Barkman
Andrew Bennett
B.J. Best
Rose Mary Boehm
Steven Borzynski
Kimberly Bruss
Jeff Burt
Alan Catlin
Lisa Cheby
Barbara Crooker
Colin Dodds
Karl Elder
Anna Evans
Joseph Farley
Richard Fein
Yvette Viets Flaten
William Ford
W. Frank
Trina Gaynon

Andree Graveley
Kenneth P. Gurney
Sarah Kain Gutowski
Glenn Halak
Adam Halbur
Emily Hamm
Dawnell Harrison
Ronnie Hess
Katherine Hoerth
Juleigh Howard-Hobson
Trevor Huskey
Esteban Ismael
Joe Johaneman
Joan Wiese Johannes
Sara Judy
Lora Keller
Dion Kempthorne
Molly Sutton Kiefer
Abbie Kurtz
Jackie Langetieg
Sandra Sidman Larson
Janet Leahy
James P. Lenfestey
Judy Lent
Carol Levin

Kristi Ley
Barbara Lightner
Bobbie Lovell
Marjorie Maddox
Al Maginnes
Lucia May
Jeri McCormick
Petrovnia McIntosh
Richard Merelman
Wilda Morris
CJ Muchhala
Kris Nestingen-Palm
Gillian Nevers
James B. Nicola
Kevin Oberlin
Andrea O'Rourke
Carl Palmer
Darrell Petska
David S. Pointer
Jim Price
Ester Prudlo
Christine Reilly
Ron Riekki
Jeannie E. Roberts
Erin Rodoni
Rebecca Givens Rolland
Margaret Rozga
Nichole Rued
Terry Savoie
Jim Schneider
Troy Schoultz
Paula Schulz
Judy Sepsey
John Sime
Kate Sontag
Susan Spear
Christine Stroik-Stocke
Bruce Taylor
Guy Thorvaldsen
Tonya McKenna Trabant
Charles Trimberger
Isi Unikowski
Carolyn Vargo
Philip Venzke
Lisa Vihos
Laura Wendorff

Valerie Wohlfeld
Joey Wojtusik
Julie Woulfe
Conrad Zeitbrucke


Poems at the Playhouse: Poets Respond to The Prophet,
in partnership with Forward Theater Company

Introduction from Forward Theater

Margaret Benbow
Lewis Bosworth
Lisa J. Cihlar
Ron Czerwien
Bruce Dethlefsen
CX Dillhunt 
Susan Hering 
Mark Kliewer

Andrea Musher
Kay Prosser
Jaina Roth
Marilyn L. Taylor
Paul Terranova
Jeanie Tomasko
Steve Tomasko
Moisés Villavicencio Barras

Verse Drama

Prose Features

Wisconsin Poetry News

Book Reviews & Books Noted

Books Noted

Audio/Video Supplement

Books & Journals Received, March, 2013-August, 2013

Contributors' Notes