True Story

THOMAS KEARNES graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with an MA in film writing. His fiction has appeared in Hobart, Berkeley Fiction Review, PANK, BULL: Men’s Fiction, Split Lip Magazine, Night Train, Word Riot, Storyglossia, Driftwood Press, Adroit Journal, Eclectica, wigleaf, SmokeLong Quarterly, Sundog Lit, The Citron Review, The James Franco Review and elsewhere. He is a three-time Pushcart Prize nominee. Originally from East Texas, he now lives near Houston and works as a cashier. Read more →

Two Poems

DUNCAN GAMBLE is a poet-farmer studying neuroscience and music at the University of Vermont. He pretends he is a real adult and aspires to be a real artist. Every poem he has ever written is a love poem. Ask him. He loves rain, gardening, running, heartbeats, muddy feet, and blue pens. He is fond of writing letters; dogs; a good chef’s knife; and sunwarmed leather. He dreams about building his own house in the mountains. His work can be found elsewhere in back-issues of the Sandy River Review. Read more →