Doorknobs & BodyPaint
Issue Thirty
The Work Issue
(Guidelines for this issue)

May 2003
Flash Fiction
First Prize
When I Learned To Fly
Mark Tate
May 2003
Hayward Fault Line
First Prize
Toiling In America
Bev Vines-Haines
May 2003
First Prize
A Thief Like Me
John A. Ward

Flash Fiction

Francine Witte
Anthony Woodlief
Manger Danger Or On Becoming A Fiction Writer
Dianne McKnight
Sugartime, When The Livin' Was . . .
Ariana-Sophia Kartsonis
Her Father's Garage
Marjorie Carlson Davis
Elizabeth P. Glixman
Was Good Then, Wasn't It?
Ellen Parker
Old Friends--Good Life
John Laneri
Judy Cabito
They Came And Went In Angel Shoes
Liesl Jobson
Pulp Cooking
Melinda Adams
Summer Of '58
Nancy Wissink
Norma Anapol
Don't Do It
Pat Mann
That First Game
Rich Pearl
Bygone Days
Patricia Harrington
Fly Boy
Vida Janulaitis
My Father's First Job, 1958
Joseph M. Faria

Hayward Fault Line

The Other Survivors
Liesl Jobson
Nuts And Bolts
Ben Woodiwiss
Me And Him
Pat Mann
Toil And Trouble
Allen McGill


The Red Wolf
Dianne McKnight
The Puppeteer
Lindsey Cox
The Longest Throw
James Morford
The Exterminator
Brenda Ross

Cairo Room

Ghosts Of Austin
Lindsey Cox
One Sure Thing
Bara Swain
The Red Truck
Norma Calway-Fagen
The Ex-Quirks
Sharon Wachsler

Diane's View

Reviews: quick and delicate as a brush stroke

Selected for Issue 30, First published: May, 2003
Issue #31 due on-line August, 2003
Hang onto your 'knobs.
Leila Rae: editor
Aaron Jason: fiction editor emeritus
Bara Swain: dorsal editor
Lola Chavelak: art director