Issue 46 : Fall 2018

Special Feature: Randall Jarrell
Poetry Contest

Winner: Burnt Offerings by SYLVIA FREEMAN

Runner up: Dog Pissing on a Statue of the Buddha by LUKE HANKINS

Honorable Mention: Red Mower, Blue Sky by DANNYE ROMINE POWELL

Honorable Mention: Meditation Stone by JOHN THOMAS YORK

Poetry

lack of bottle sufficient for message by AMY BAGWELL

Deposited by the Super Moon in a Miami Parking Garage, the Octopus Finds a Drain by AUSTIN SEGREST

My Father’s Face by DORSEY CRAFT

Hang the Satin at the Hearth by E. KRISTIN ANDERSON

Chicken Farming in the Pelican State by HANNAH VANDERHART

For the Faithless Minister, Falls County, TX by LANDON McGEE

Still by LUCIEN DARJEUN MEADOWS

Fox and Dust by MATTHEW PORTO

The Interview by MICHELLE BROOKS

What Girls Stow Under Their Pillows by THEODORA BISHOP

Fiction

Foreign Bodies by MICHELLE BAILAT-JONES

Mushroom Politique by ADAM LATHAM

The Salted Sea by CAROL LEE LORENZO

Day Three by LOUISE MARBURG

Camp by THOMAS McCONNELL

‘What’s My Sister Got to Do With It?” by SHEHERYAR B SHEIKH

The Getting Place by FRANK SOOS

Fox in the Road by JAMES ULMER

Reviews

Review of David Bottom’s ‘Otherworld, Underworld, Prayer Porch’ by SHAWN DELGADO

Review of Tom Sleigh’s ‘House of Fact, House of Ruin’ by WESLEY SEXTON

Non-Fiction

The Color of My Writing by MELANIE MARQUEZ ADAMS

Study after Bacon by J. A. BERNSTEIN

Heir to the Bad Things by CHLOE LIVAUDAIS

Sleeping Partners by SJOHNNA McCRAY

On Hearing My Daughter Trying to Sing Dixie by JOSEPH MILLS

Just Do It! by DIANE PAYNE

Fury by PATRICIA COLLEEN MURPHY

Issue 45 : Spring 2018

Poetry

Roadkill by MEGAN BLANKENSHIP

Permanent Change of Station by KATE GASKIN

On Showering by DREW HEMMERT

Falling Man by JENNIFER KEY

Cleaning the Truck | The Metaphysics of Lumber by ALEJANDRO LEMUS-GOMEZ

Burning Mountain by LIZ ROBBINS

Infidelity by BRITTNEY SCOTT

Love Poem While Driving Down Kentucky Highway 52 by SHAUN TURNER

If I Could I Would Love To by JESS WILLIARD

Grassy Branch Pentecostal Church, Face of Christ on Tin by WILLIAM WOOLFITT

Fiction

Blood Moon by JOSEPH BATHANTI

Playing Asleep by DESTINY BIRDSONG

The Survivor by KELCEY EDWARDS

Signs of Life by MARY ALICE HOSTETTER

Peniel by DAN LEACH

A Glorious History! by RYAN NAPIER

Veil by KATHRYN SCHWILLE

The Highway That Leads Beyond the World by JAMES ULMER

Reviews

Review of ‘Glory Days’ by SARAH L BAILEY

Review of ‘Village Prodigies’ by SHAWN DELGADO

Review of ‘Sorrow Bread’ by WESLEY SEXTON

Non-Fiction

Gas! Gas! Gas! by GUY CHOATE

Finding Karen by KATHY DAVIS

Dear Brother by M. RANDAL O’WAIN

The Ever-Fixed Mark by BARBARA PRESNELL

Smear Campaign (#21) by COLIN RAFFERTY

The Deadbeat by THERESA STARKEY


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15 April 2018
Just posted: Issue 45 of storySouth presents new non-fiction from Barbara Presnell, new poetry from Alejandro Lemus-Gomez and Kate Gaskin, and new fiction from Joseph Bathanti and Mary Alice Hostetter.

19 September 2017.
Just posted: Issue 44 of storySouth, with a non-fiction special feature on Joe Oestreich, poetry special features on Kelly Cherry and Rebecca Gayle Howell, and work by 2017 Randall Jarrell Poetry Competiton winner Lisa Zerkle and runner-up Eric Smith.

15 March 2017.
Just posted: storySouth’s Spring 2017 issue, including new poetry from Natasha Oladokun, new fiction from Jacob M. Appel, non-fiction by Margaret Donovan Bauer, and a poetry special feature on James Treat.

15 September 2016.
Just posted: our Fall 2016 issue, including new poetry from Dan Albergotti, new fiction from Quinn Dalton, new non-fiction from Sarah Grigg, and special features on Amy Wright & William Wright and the Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition winners.

15 April 2016.
Just posted: storySouth’s Spring 2016 issue, including new poetry from Chelsea Rathburn, new fiction from Tyrese L. Coleman, new nonfiction from Cheryl Smart, and special features on Andy Young and Hastings Hensel.

1 November 2015.
Just posted: There Are No Binaries: An Interview with Jesse Goolsby

20 January 2015.
Just posted: Platonic Love Letter to a Cruise Ship Lookout by Michael Meyerhofer

15 January 2015.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 Million Writers Award!