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Two Poems photo
January 31, 2013 | Poetry

Two Poems

Christina Olson

She can pack what remains of the pancreas like a Tetris pro. But at night she dreams of Lily.

On the Benefits of a Lego Heart... photo
January 30, 2013 | Fiction

On the Benefits of a Lego Heart...

Matthew Burnside

In my mind, I had already built a Lego wall around the perimeter of the yard, tall as the Siamese twin magnolia trees I sometimes sat in...

I WAS IN THIS MOVIE photo
January 29, 2013 | Fiction

I WAS IN THIS MOVIE

Susie Mee

I was in this movie. I was in this movie. I was in it. I was there. I was ripping in and out of the titles as they blinked... more

500 Words on Arbor Day photo
January 28, 2013 | Nonfiction

500 Words on Arbor Day

R.B. Moreno

  I. There’s a message from home—a place we call Pineapple for the two kinds of trees that hide it from... more

Toyota photo
January 26, 2013 | Commercial Fiction

Toyota

Dave Housley

Burns looks out toward the road. He puts a hand up to the glass and shakes his head. “I can’t believe this,” he says, his... more

BISON cover letter PRIZE winner photo
January 25, 2013 | Hobart 14

BISON cover letter PRIZE winner

Andrew Rhodes

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have done to accompany... more

"The Legend of Troy Cartwright" (an excerpt) photo
January 24, 2013 | Hobart 14

"The Legend of Troy Cartwright" (an excerpt)

Patrick Somerville

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have... more

An Interview with Becky Adnot-Haynes, by Mary Miller photo
January 23, 2013 | Hobart 14

An Interview with Becky Adnot-Haynes, by Mary Miller

Mary Miller chose Becky Adnot-Haynes's "Baby Baby" as her selection for our 2012 Hobart Buffalo Prize. "Baby Baby" is included in Hobart 14, and Mary asked Becky a few questions about the story, specifically, and writing in general here.

photo essay to accompany "We Shall Fill Our House With Spoil" photo
January 22, 2013 | Hobart 14

photo essay to accompany "We Shall Fill Our House With Spoil"

Delaney Nolan

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As... more

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up photo
January 21, 2013 | Hobart 14

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up

Tyler Koshakow

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have done to... more

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up photo
January 18, 2013 | Hobart 14

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up

Joe Kapitan

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have done to... more

an additional Animal Collection Short: X-Ray Fish photo
January 17, 2013 | Hobart 14

an additional Animal Collection Short: X-Ray Fish

Colin Winnette

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have... more

Steps for Home Tooth Extraction, Berkeley, 2006" by Charles McLeod, comic by Adrienne Celt photo
January 16, 2013 | Hobart 14

Steps for Home Tooth Extraction, Berkeley, 2006" by Charles McLeod, comic by Adrienne Celt

A comic by one Hobart 14 contributor, Adrienne Celt, based on an essay from Hobart 14 by Charles McLeod.

Fire! Fire! Fire! excerpt photo
January 15, 2013 | Hobart 14

Fire! Fire! Fire! excerpt

Jayson Hawkins

The beginning of Jayson Hawkins's story, "Fire! Fire! Fire!" included in Hobart 14.

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up photo
January 14, 2013 | Hobart 14

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up

Simon Jacobs

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have done to... more

“Memory, Change, Mortality” photo
January 11, 2013 | Hobart 14

“Memory, Change, Mortality”

An interview with Hobart 14 cover artist, Hollis Brown Thornton, conducted by Christopher Higgs, through whose tumblr we were first introduced to Thornton's work.

The Ballad of the Single Leg Air Dancer photo
January 10, 2013 | Hobart 14

The Ballad of the Single Leg Air Dancer

Courtney Maum

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have done to... more

"Afternoon Sex" -- excerpt & accompanying painting, "Two Parrots" photo
January 9, 2013 | Hobart 14

"Afternoon Sex" -- excerpt & accompanying painting, "Two Parrots"

Sharanya Manivannan

A long time ago, somewhere between the year of personal vendetta and the year of night madness, a fortune-teller looked into my face and said, “You are both very beautiful and very unlucky. The two are not mutually exclusive.”

Django Unchained (2012) photo
January 9, 2013 | movie reviews

Django Unchained (2012)

Max

  Django Unchained was the best movie I saw in 2012  (though Take Shelter and Moonrise Kingdom are a close... more

"Stromatolites" alternate ending photo
January 8, 2013 | Hobart 14

"Stromatolites" alternate ending

Robert James Shaw

An alternate ending for "Stromatolites," the Buffalo-Prize winning story, selected by Elizabeth Ellen, by Robert James Shaw .

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up photo
January 7, 2013 | Hobart 14

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up

Nick Bertelson

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have done to... more

An Interview with the Author of “The Swimmers” (Conducted by the Narrator of the Story) photo
January 4, 2013 | Hobart 14

An Interview with the Author of “The Swimmers” (Conducted by the Narrator of the Story)

Andrew Bourelle

This month sees publication of our newest print... more

an additional Animal Collection Short: Lion photo
January 3, 2013 | Hobart 14

an additional Animal Collection Short: Lion

Colin Winnette

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have done to... more

"Scratch Patrol" drawings photo
January 2, 2013 | Hobart 14

"Scratch Patrol" drawings

Kate McIntyre & Joseph Aguilar

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have done to accompany our... more

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up photo
January 1, 2013 | Hobart 14

BISON cover letter PRIZE runner-up

Sam Martone

This month sees publication of our newest print issue, Hobart #14. As such, and as we have done to accompany our... more