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Neva Jean Bryan is the author of three novels and a collection of short stories and poems called Sawmill Boys. Her works appear in a large number of literary journals, as well as in the anthology We All Live Downstream: writings about mountaintop removal. Her short fiction and poetry have won numerous awards and prizes.



Issue No. 247 ~ December, 2017

When I trip down the stairs, I go head over heels, then heels over head. I land on the newly installed hardwood floor in our entryway. As I lie with my cheek mashed against the cool walnut surface, I’m pleased to see that it gleams …