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Little Girls by the Side of the Pool photo
July 1, 2011 | Fiction

Little Girls by the Side of the Pool

Lincoln Michel

“Did you see what Suzy did when her father tossed her into the air?” “No, I was looking... more

We Have to Go Back photo
July 1, 2011 | Fiction

We Have to Go Back

xTx

I miss Lost. I want to go on Lost with you. Let’s be on Lost together. Let’s get on a plane that says: DESTINATION -... more

Midair photo
July 1, 2011 | Fiction

Midair

Glen Pourciau

How do you see yourself? the questioner at the other end of the table asks. Stumped, earlier questions more specific, handle on the context,... more

Jacob photo
July 1, 2011 | Fiction

Jacob

JA Tyler

It is raining and Jacob is a boy. Jacob is a boy and once climbed a tree and once fell from a tree and once, when he was up in a tree and... more

I'm an Asshole and My Life is Retarded: an interview with Julia Wertz by Elizabeth Ellen and her daughter, Andie V. photo
June 6, 2011 | Interview

I'm an Asshole and My Life is Retarded: an interview with Julia Wertz by Elizabeth Ellen and her daughter, Andie V.

Elizabeth Ellen and Andie V.

  Julia Wertz's... more

Anne Murphy Garrity photo
June 6, 2011 | Fiction

Anne Murphy Garrity

Anne Murphy Garrity

 

 

Fermin Gave Me Food photo
June 6, 2011 | Fiction

Fermin Gave Me Food

C.A. Harrison

  He was putting potatoes into my hands. “What else you need. Salt?” He stepped over a stack of... more

Therapy photo
June 6, 2011 | Fiction

Therapy

Lizzy Acker

Courtney Love’s mom lived in house three blocks away from mine when I was growing up. She was a therapist for married people and... more

Nocturnia photo
June 5, 2011 | Fiction

Nocturnia

Chris Narozny

I. A minimally invasive vaporization of the prostate, she says. Performed with high-energy light beams. Precise, she says. We're... more

Two Stories photo
June 5, 2011 | Fiction

Two Stories

Jason Joyce

Flight Patterns The night the ghosts got in we went out the third floor window.
I heard boot steps on the stairs and 
we were... more

An Interview with Brock Clarke photo
May 1, 2011 | Interview

An Interview with Brock Clarke

Micah Riecker

Exley, Brock Clarke’s third novel, is the story of Miller le Ray, a boy whose father may or may not have left... more

Poetry and Songs for My Voice Cartographer photo
May 1, 2011 | Fiction

Poetry and Songs for My Voice Cartographer

Ledia Xhoga

The men I meet always want someone I’m not. Naturally, I think the one I’m meeting tonight... more

Withdraw photo
May 1, 2011 | Fiction

Withdraw

Mesha Maren

with-draw \with-‘dro\ vb- withdrew; withdrawn; withdrawing-  a: to remove from a place of deposit < I check... more

Free Advice photo
May 1, 2011 | Fiction

Free Advice

Matt Leibel

Do not open your story by talking about the weather. Do not exceed the posted speed limits. Do not accept packages from strangers. Do... more

Two Stories photo
May 1, 2011 | Fiction

Two Stories

David Joseph

FORECAST Little Thomas and I are out in the yard, ripping up dead saplings by the roots so the wind won’t. Last week a gust... more

Manhunt, or Open Relationships Aren&#39;t Some Kind of Cakewalk, If That&#39;s What You&#39;re Thinking, I Mean, Seriously photo
May 1, 2011 | Fiction

Manhunt, or Open Relationships Aren't Some Kind of Cakewalk, If That's What You're Thinking, I Mean, Seriously

Tim Jones-Yelvington

Headline: DON’T SAY... more

HOBART Picks the 2011 Season photo
April 1, 2011 | Nonfiction, BASEBALL

HOBART Picks the 2011 Season

  Stewart O'Nan, Author of Emily, Alone, Last Night at the... more

Seventh Inning Stretch photo
April 1, 2011 | BASEBALL, Nonfiction

Seventh Inning Stretch

Alice Lowe

  America’s Game: It is the place where memory gathers.  – Walt Whitman 1. My mother,... more

Jesus Can&#39;t Hit A Curveball photo
April 1, 2011 | Fiction, BASEBALL

Jesus Can't Hit A Curveball

Patrick Walczy

He doesn’t float to the plate, just walks. A smattering of applause, what you’d expect on a Wednesday... more

The Mistakes of Summer photo
April 1, 2011 | Fiction, BASEBALL

The Mistakes of Summer

Wendy Oleson

  Expecting Dodger Stadium to be half as awesome as Camelback Ranch Asking husband why he can't lay down a... more

Dan Sanders Hits A Grand Slam photo
April 1, 2011 | Fiction, BASEBALL

Dan Sanders Hits A Grand Slam

Dan Sanders

Home to First:  Is that really going out?  Really? Jesus. C'mon don't — Oh god damn it.... more

The Nine Innings of Morrie Rath photo
April 1, 2011 | Fiction, BASEBALL

The Nine Innings of Morrie Rath

Aubrey Hirsch

Inning 1: Morrie is all pins and needles going into his first at-bat. It's his first at-bat in a World... more

Two Baseball Atrocities photo
April 1, 2011 | Fiction, BASEBALL

Two Baseball Atrocities

John Dermot Woods

LATE SEASON In Remington, concerned neighbors who had not seen Mrs. Gross, an elderly woman who lived alone in a corner... more

An Interview With Bradford Morrow photo
February 1, 2011 | Interview

An Interview With Bradford Morrow

Andrew Ervin

  Memory is its Medium:  A Conversation with Bradford Morrow Bradford Morrow's latest... more

Aria photo
February 1, 2011 | Fiction

Aria

Spencer Wise

  Before I left for the army, there were five of us camping in my father’s one-room cabin in Vermont. I watched a blond girl... more

To Be or Not to Be Isn&#39;t Really a Question &amp; The Green is Wrong photo
February 1, 2011 | Fiction

To Be or Not to Be Isn't Really a Question & The Green is Wrong

John Tway Zackel

  Michiko takes a class to learn the guitar. The class is taught by a... more

The Cuckoo Clock photo
February 1, 2011 | Fiction

The Cuckoo Clock

Jody Brooks

  My aunt willed me a cuckoo clock. It’s the clock I ran to watch every hour after school, waiting for the bird to... more

Monster, Days Like These, and Kept Curiosities&nbsp; photo
February 1, 2011 | Fiction

Monster, Days Like These, and Kept Curiosities 

Katie Jean Shinkle

  Monster The Loch Ness Monster Had A Baby! the front cover of the supermarket rag... more

Interview With: The NewVillager photo
January 1, 2011 | Interview

Interview With: The NewVillager

The Young Ocean

        Editor’s Note: The following interview was sent to Hobart unsolicited... more

A Model Life photo
January 1, 2011 | Fiction

A Model Life

Andrew Scott

  The Elders rented a two-bedroom unit in Building 16. The office staff knew Harv and Jean from their numerous complaints.... more