Issue 10: At Play

 width=Sandra Louise Dyas, Caroline Louise Flies!, 2009,
Digital Color Print, 20″ x 20″
Line from Lewis Warsh’s poem CINQ X CINQ from the FIVE project



  • Every Moment is a Chance to Molt Angela
  • Delarmente Bearing Witness by Rose Hamilton-Gottleib
  • Crazy Season by Paul Graham
  • Our Atrocious Miracle by Mabel Yu
  • Vulcan Love by Gina Frangello
  • There Are Worse Jobs by Mark Rooke


  • extension Cord and other poems by Judith Goldman
  • Nightmare Directed by Victor Erice by Tyler Flynn Dorholt
  • Red Town #11 /  Red Town #17 / Red Town #26  by Julia Story
  • The New Chatham / Our Roles In Life by James Tate
  • How I Have Learned To Deal With My Vanity:  by Daniel Khalastchi
  • Requiem for Lux Interior/Ducktail for XXX by Devin King
  • Dope / Martin Heidegger / The Tumbleweed Shogunate /  The Problems of Poetry / Beholder  by Geoffrey Nutter
  • I Live Near Larry Bittner by Kevin Carollo


A Conversation Between Gina Frangello and David Yoo


Visual Art Portfolio

  • Phyllis Bramson
  • Lily van der Stokker
  • John Dilg
  • Liz Nielsen


FIVE! Short takes on FIVE in celebration of five years of MAKE by MAKE Contributors

On the Make

Language at Play: Love, Lust, Savagery Joseph Drogos

Art and Illustration

Aya Yamasaki, Dean Rank, Vanesa Zendejas, Carmen Price, C.J. Matheren, Andrew Rohde, Lauren Haldeman, Geoffrey Hamerlinck, Johnathan Crawford, and Art Shay

Uptons Naturals

People MAKE this happen

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MAKE Literary Productions


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Katrina Sogaard Anderson


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R. Josh Watkins


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Mairead Case


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Kamilah Foreman


Nonfiction Editor

Kathryn Scanlan


Poetry Editor

Joel Craig


Intercambio Poetry Editor

Daniel Borzutzky


Intercambio Prose Editor

Brenda Lozano


Latin American Art Portfolio Editor

Alejandro Almanza Pereda


Reviews Editor

Mark Molloy


Art Portfolio Editor

Stacie Johnson


Creative Director

Johnathan Crawford


Graphic Design + Art Direction

Joshua Hauth, Hauthwares


Proofreader/Copy Editor

Sarah Kramer


Associate Editors

LC Fiore

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Contributing Editors

Kyle Beachy

Don De Grazia

Steffi Drewes

Kathleen Rooney



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