Doorknobs & BodyPaint
Issue Thirty-Four

The Work Issue
Working in the Dark

(Guidelines for this issue)

May 2004
Flash Fiction
First Prize
Junks And Sushi
Ben Woodiwiss
May 2004
Hayward Fault Line
First Prize
Peggy Duffy
May 2004
First Prize
Val Griffiths

Flash Fiction

The Aluminum Queen
Beverly Vines-Haines
Shirley Mae Of Newtonville
Bara Swain
The Furor Of Oscar
Greg Bauder
For Naught
Denis Taillefer
In The Midnight Hour
Ron Morelli

Hayward Fault Line

The Right Tool For The Job
Beverly Vines-Haines
The Virtue Of The Potted Fern
Liesl Jobson
Forever Is Usually Forever, Really
Margot Comstock
Isolating A Never Remembering
Vida Janulaitis


Beverly Vines-Haines
Trimming Hedges
Margaret Foley
Will Lenny Be There?
Dedan-Jah Jonker
The Chain Gang
Denis Taillefer
Working The Hot Line
Greg Beatty
Dinner Dance
Melinda Adams

Cairo Room

Ball-cock Assembly
John Ward
Tango District
Utahna Faith
Pat Chapin


(Dorsal winners, issues 25-33)

Friday Night, Andrew Ramer: #25, 2002
Take Me To Your Cleaners, Brenda Ross: #26, 2002
Two-Legged Piggy Bank, James Morford: #27, 2002
Sleeping With The Fishes No More, Kai Venice: #28, 2002
The Chinese Slippers, Liann Snow: #29, 2003
A Thief Like Me, John A. Ward: #30, 2003
Adventuring, E. K. Bartuska: #31, 2003
A Piece Of Faerie Tail, Sandy Vrooman: #32, 2003
Makeover, Denis Taillefer: #33, 2004

Diane's View

Reviews: quick and delicate as a brush stroke

Selected for Issue 34, First published: May, 2004
Issue #35 due on-line August, 2004
Hang onto your 'knobs.
Leila Rae: editor
Bara Swain: dorsal editor
Lola Chavelak: art director

Aaron Jason: fiction editor emeritus