Lake Effect, Volume 9

Spring 2005
Volume 9

Edith Pearlman’s “Self-Reliance” reprinted in The Best American Short Stories 2006, edited by Ann Pritchett.

Abby Frucht’s “The Wetting” listed as a Notable Essay of 2005 in The Best American Essays 2006, edited by Lauren Slater.


Contributors and Samples:

Meena Alexander
Tim Applegate
Lana Hechtman Ayers
Karen Babine
Krystal Bates (Rebman Fiction Award. Judge: Brian Evenson)
Caren Beilin
David Bergman
Laurie Blauner
Thomas Bonfiglio
    from Anglers
Daniel Bourne
Matthew Brennan
Andrea Hollander Budy
Scott Cairns
Barbara Siegel Carlson
O.J. Cartaya
Lynn Domina
James Doyle
Denise Duhamel
Angie Estes
R.M. Evans (Farrell Creative Nonfiction Award. Judge: Debora Digges)
Abby Frucht
John Gallaher
James Grabill
Gwen Hart
Michael Heffernan

T.R. Hummer
    Rather Than Nothing
Mark Irwin
David James
Laura Kasischke
David Kirby
Gerry LaFemina
Michael Martone
Melanie McCabe
Edith Pearlman
    from Self-Reliance
Lawrence Raab
Doug Ramspeck
Tom Rechtin
Arthur Saltzman
    from Falling with Style
Catherine Sasanov
Douglas Smith
Joe Taylor
Chase Twitchell
Lee Upton
F. Keith Wahle
Renee Wells
Gabriel Welsch
Francine Witte
Corey Zeller (Sonnenberg Poetry Award. Judge: Al Maginnes)
Art Zileruelo

Editorial Staff

George Looney, Editor-in-Chief
George Looney
T.C. Phillips, Fiction Editor
Fiction Editor:
T.C. Phillips
Jen Town, Poetry Editor
Poetry Editor:
Jen Town
Michael McEwan, Nonfiction Editor
Nonfiction Editor:
Michael McEwan
Rachel Evans, Nonfiction Editor
Nonfiction Editor:
Rachel Evans

Consulting Editors: Sean Thomas Dougherty, Tom Noyes

Assistant Editors: Lisa Akus, April Ames, Jason Booth, Justin Brusino, Keith Doak, Patrick Doyle, Amanda Dziubkowski, Jefrie Funtal, Brittany Hess, Kimberly Pitek, Bradley Stewart, Corey Zeller

Cover Artist: Suzanne Proulx
Cover Design: Chris Majerik
Technical Consultant: Wendy Kallgren

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