Issue 50

“Our words, too, are becoming incomplete; we are afraid / one of us will finally voice the question.”

— “The Neutron Bomb, Afterward,” Brad Aaron Modlin,

Get Wrecked with ‘American Judas’ in Atlanta!

Get Wrecked with ‘American Judas’ in Atlanta!

Get Wrecked with ‘American Judas’ in Atlanta! A Cappella Books presents Writers at the Wrecking Bar, a series of live author interview events showcasing some of the country’s freshest voices in literary and contemporary fiction, presented each month at our...
The Monster of Lake Van Buren: Part 4

The Monster of Lake Van Buren: Part 4

***Read Part 1 ***Read Part 2 ***Read Part 3   Part 4: A Dark Blip When we reemerged from the barn, a man in an unkempt gray beard greeted us. He wore an old sailor’s cap and had a dark blue raincoat that was flailing violently. I looked up to the dark gray sky and...
Frothing Ore

Frothing Ore

Frothing Ore This ceramic mask is one in a series of pieces titled “Nature Strikes Back.” Each piece shows the human form being taken over by a different aspect of nature. “Frothing Ore” depicts a face that is being consumed by a...