Contributors September 1997
David Alexander has authored some thirty-two mass market paperback
novels. About two years ago he decided it was time to return to writing
noncommercial short fiction, something he had put off for more than a decade.
Since then he has been searching for new metaphors and narrative modes suited to
the age of the sound bite, the blur and the Zen koan as rock lyric.
Emily Snow Hackbarth (firstname.lastname@example.org) lives in Southern California with
her boyfriend Mike and her house rabbit Hazel. She is co-author of a non-fiction
book on traditional Native American culture that is currently making the rounds.
She writes a weekly column on beadwork for The Mining Company, a popular on-line
service. Snow Ball is her first published short story and her first submission.
Tracy Heinlein has published fiction in Reputable Artifacts,
Product and elsewhere. She finished her graduate degree at The University of
Southern Mississippi and now lives in Oregon.
Susan Hubbard's book, Walking on Ice, won the AWP Short Fiction
Prize, and her fiction has appeared in America West, The North
American Review, Ploughshares, and other places. She teaches creative
writing at the University of Central Florida
Kyle Jarrard is an editor working at the International Herald
Tribune. He has published in North American Review and New Orleans
Review, and his novel, Over There, has just been published by
Megan Sheehan lives in Brooklyn, NY, and has taken undergraduate
writing courses at Columbia University, where she is now working towards a
graduate degree in business. Her nonfiction has appeared in Grand Tour.
Lily Tuck is author of Interviewing Matisse or the Woman Who Died
Standing Up (1991, Knopf) and The Woman Who Walked on Water (1996,
Riverhead). Her stories have appeared in Story, Fiction, The
Paris Review, and The New Yorker.