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The Lindenwood Review - Issue 9 Cover

Issue 9 of The Lindenwood Review features "Don't Make Eye Contact" by Elizabeth Parker Garcia, the winner of our Flash Nonfiction Contest. 

Editor: Beth Mead

Poetry Editor: Gillian Parrish

Editorial Assistants: Mark Ali, Marcus Armani, Emma Atkinson, Amy Beerwinkle, Mezdulene Bliss, Jack Campbell Jr., Ashley N. Canales, Valerie Cowie, Thelma Curry, Rhonda E. Estabrook, Chrissy Frederiksen, Bob Gidcumb, Tanika Gilliam, Danielle Guerrero, Halie B. Hale, Molly E. Hamilton, Harley Hamlett, Nancy Colbert Hardy, E. H. Holden, Jimmy Huff, E.L.M Hunter, Christy Jones, Carly Mastroni, Christopher Mead, Allan Metz, Joe Miller, Tony M. O'Brien, Nicole Overton, Diane M. Parker, Joseph Patrick Pascale, Alice Anna Reese, Laura Reilly, Brenda Rivas, Nicole Scott, Savannah Slone, Amanda Staely, Susan Wells Stuart, Andrea Taylor, Jeni Venker Weidenbenner

Cover & Interior Artwork: Connor Mead & Casey Mead

Journal Design & Layout: Christopher Mead

Flash Nonfiction Contest Quotes


Elizabeth Parker Garcia - Don't Make Eye Contact - Winner, Flash Nonfiction Contest

Amanda Hadlock - Something Sharp and Cold - Honorable Mention, Flash Nonfiction Contest

Carolyn Oliver - Cary/Carrie - Honorable Mention, Flash Nonfiction Contest

Sarah Broussard Weaver - Garage Sale - Honorable Mention, Flash Nonfiction Contest

Tamzin Mitchell - Pommel and Glitter - Honorable Mention, Flash Nonfiction Contest

Amanda Bramley - Indigo - Honorable Mention, Flash Nonfiction Contest

Lauren Fath - Seven Letters for a Stranger - Honorable Mention, Flash Nonfiction Contest


Logan Jorgenson - Like Snow in the Wind

Rebecca Pyle - Jar Of Honey

S. Frederic Liss - Twilight's Last Gleaming

Jamiece Adams - Blood and Belonging

Anastasia Jill - Nuclear Winter


Dave Gregory - Gasoline

Catherine Ellington - A Lifeline

Anita Levin - Our Wasting Youth

Leah Kuenzi - My Mother and Other Doctors

Theo Greenblatt - Infrastructure


Taylor Napolsky - the thing about death

Gloria Keeley - Down The Long Night

Ella Flores - Ruminant

Lukas Ray Hall - To my father's lungs

Rebecca Macijeski - Because the World is a Greedy Thing that Grows and Grows

Caroline Collins - River People

Jeffrey Alfier - Mojave Labor Day

Aidan Coleman - Four Poems

Charles Springer - Work Force

Amanda Mueller - The Gall of Euderus Set

Danny P. Barbare - The Broom

Ana Merino (translated by Toshiya Kamei) - Rock Paper Scissors

Eli Binkovitz - Shutz Juden

Jo-Anne Cappeluti - I remember after

Isabel Brome Gaddis - A Legacy of Lo-o-ove / Because Nobody Gets a Restraining Order Against a Cat

Janice Majewski - City & You

Rebecca Carlson - little fires / bones

Michelle Brooks - I Didn't Mean to Scare You 



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