Editor: Don Williams
Published by: NMW
Issue 13 — 2004
THE “WHY IS THIS MAN GRINNING” ISSUE
(Cover Painting by Will Rentenbach)
Outstanding Stories, Poems, and Other Imaginings on… A Meditation on Light, Santa in Rehab, Corresponding with Fairies, A Brief Funny History of Philosophy, Communing with Dead Poets, The Ballerina and the Butcher, Reluctant Vacationers, Red River Rising, Surviving the Serial Killer, Life in the Primitive, A Robin Hood for Our Times, and Ode for a Golfer.
The Essence of George Garrett (and Faulkner’s Tweed), by Brian Griffin
Writing 101: Conducting the Interview, by Don Williams
FIRST VERSE: Phil Lowe, Darius Antwan Stewart, and Lauren McCullum
Also, NMW Award Winners, Humor, Writing Advice, and Much More…
THE NMW INTERVIEW
A Question and Answer Interview with George Garrett… In His Own Words, by Laura Hoffer
Juliet Wittman • Steven Simoncic • Florence Larson • Morgan McDermott • Carole Evans • Tom Larsen • Flora Bray • Laura Hoffer • Greg Stras • Kelly Shire • R. A. Lopata • Dorene O’Brien • Maria Webber • Larry Bradley • Carolyn Moore • Maria Caruso • Shadab Zeest Hashmi • and many more.
Every issue contains award-winning fiction, nonfiction, flash fiction, and poetry, with NMW Award Winners, NMW Interviews, writing advice, tributes, and much more.