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issue no. 12 summer/fall 2005
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Joby BassArmadillo Hunting with an Old Man
Joby Bass grew up in a small town in north Louisiana and is a professor of geography at the University of Southern Mississippi.

Andrea CoombesSharing Talia
Andrea Coombes lives with her daughter in San Francisco and is a financial news reporter for a Web site.

Todd DaytonDive Bars of San Francisco
Todd Dayton is the author of San Francisco’s Best Dive Bars (Gamble Guides, 2004).

Ana DjordjevichShared Spaces cover photo
Ana Djordjevich is a photographer in San Francisco who also enjoys a career in the nonprofit community.

John GreyAll Hell at 55
John Grey is a poet, playwright, and musician. His latest book, What Else Is There, was published by Main Street Rag.

Mary HamrickNew York’s Pull
Mary Hamrick’s poetry has appeared in the Tallahassee Democrat, Phoenix Press, and Red Hills Reader, among other publications.

Jennifer LehrThe Light Switch
Jennifer Lehr, the author of Ill-Equipped for a Life of Sex: A Memoir (ReganBooks, 2004), is working on her new book, Why Have Kids?.

John LehrThe Scariest Place
John Lehr is a writer/comedian who has appeared on television, film, and off-Broadway and is married to a woman who wrote a book about his lack of sex drive.

Lorraine Mavis LupoLiving with Strangers
Lorraine Mavis Lupo lives in Berkeley, California. “Living with Strangers” is an excerpt from a novel in progress.

Brenda MillerGetting Yourself Home
Brenda Miller’s collection of essays, Season of the Body (Sarabande Books, 2002), was a finalist for the PEN American Book Award. She has received four Pushcart Prizes for her work.

Mary Jo PehlThe Snake Pit
Mary Jo Pehl’s book, I Lived with My Parents and Other Tales of Terror, was published by Plan 9 Publishing in 2004. She has contributed to NPR’s “All Things Considered” and is a former writer for “Mystery Science Theater 3000.”

Greg RodenDive Bars of San Francisco
Greg Roden's photographs have appeared in The San Francisco Chronicle and The Dallas Morning News, among other publications.

John ShawHome Plate
John Shaw writes short stories and lives in Cranston, Rhode Island.

Linda WojtowickHammer
Linda Wojtowick lives in Portland, Oregon, where she indulges her film habit without restraint.

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