Doorknobs & BodyPaint
Issue Thirty-One
The Tenth Anniversary Issue
(Guidelines for this issue)



August 2003
Flash Fiction
First Prize
Heavy
Ron Morelli
August 2003
Hayward Fault Line
First Prize
Gram's Shawl
Marjory J. Taylor
August 2003
Dorsal
First Prize
Adventuring
E. K. Bartuska




Flash Fiction



Loss
Andrew R. Crow
The Antidote
Norma Anapol
Seeing Is Believing
Holly Farris
Pike River Bridge
Mitzi McMahon






Hayward Fault Line



Taj Mahal
Ron Morelli
The Locket
Allen McGill
Different Perceptions
Vida Janulaitis
A Mixed Weave
Abha Iyengar





Dorsal



Keep Breathing
Ben Woodiwiss





Cairo Room



The Bathroom
Eve Rogers
Essence
Kaci Wolff
A Mother's Story
Peggy Duffy





Remembrance



Word Play
Andrew R. Crow
That Summer Of Change
Allen McGill
Neil Feldman (1945-1993)
Bara Swain
A Legacy Of Laughter
Vida Janulaitis
American Legion
Tim Ljunggren





flashback

(Flash Fiction winners, issues 1-30)



It's A Baby, It's a Life, God Made it, Don't Do It, Ann Marie Davis: #1, 1993
Smitty, Rich Adams: #2, 1994
Wild Life, Chris Kammler: #3, 1995
Guinevere, Rich Adams: #4, 1996
Stigmata, Don deBoisblanc: #5, 1996
Serpent, Neil Shephard: #6, 1997
Sarah On Paper, Dedan-Jah Jonker: #7, 1997
Malled To Death, Nita Van Cleave: #8, 1997
The Tradgedy Of Julius Orange, Trent M. Walters: #9, 1998
Post Pedicure Philosophy, A. Pinar Saygin: #10, 1998
Resolve, Andrew R. Crow: #11, 1998
American Pie, Andrew R. Crow: #12, 1998
Alien Love, Kelly A. Brennan: #13, 1999
Service, K. Teryl Geenty: #14, 1999
One Night, Vida Janulaitis: #15, 1999
Hysteria, Monica Vaughan: #16, 1999
The Coiff-Off, Sandy Steinman: #17, 2000
Processing, Mark Sanford: #18, 2000
Fleming, Berend ter Borg: #19, 2000
Top Hat, Alice Landis: #20, 2000
She Laughed, Ron Morelli: #21, 2001
Angel Of Angles, Ugur Halici: #22, 2001
Resurrections, John Hayes: #23, 2001
Freak Ocurrence, Diane Dees Tobiason: #24, 2001
Love Story, Francine Witte: #25, 2002
Skirt Check, Kate Anger: #26, 2002
On The Eve . . ., Ron Morelli: #27, 2002
Of Fame Or Fortune, Rich Pearl: #28, 2002
Freweini And Akbeh, Elen Gebreab: #29, 2003
When I Learned To Fly, Mark Tate: #30, 2003



Diane's View

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Selected for Issue 31, First published: August, 2003
Issue #32 due on-line November, 2003
Hang onto your 'knobs.
Leila Rae: editor
Bara Swain: dorsal editor
Lola Chavelak: art director
Aaron Jason: fiction editor emeritus