Doorknobs & BodyPaint
Issue Thirty-nine

Deadly Nightshade Issue
Theme: Rituals

(Guidelines for this issue)

August 2005
Flash Fiction
First Prize
Mark Tate
August 2005
Hayward Fault Line
First Prize
Lost Highway
Andrew R. Crow
August 2005
First Prize
The Last Rites
John Ritchie

Flash Fiction

Andrew R. Crow
Colleen Neumann
More Feigelman
Andrew Ramer
Waiting For The End
Ben Woodiwiss

Hayward Fault Line

Grasping For Control
Erika Bluesteen
Wrestling With Reason
Greg Bauder


Spring Cleaning
Yvonne Chism-Peace
The Thrill Of It All
Peggy Duffy
Why Do You Always Do That?
Anthony Adrian Pino
Color Me Safe
John Ward
Force Of Habit
Val Griffiths
The Foot Of The Problem
Kai Venice

Cairo Room

The Master
J. B. Mulligan
The Snake And The Hill
Michael Sapp
You Know Me
J. Gordon


(Cairo Room, issue 20-34)

Scrapbook, Dorothy Goldberg: #21
The Nose, D. Harlan Wilson: #22
After Dinner Mints, Glenise Lee: #23
The Exasperation Of Orpheus, Berend Ter Borg: #24
Holy Shit, Bara Swain: #25
Circle Line, Liann Snow: #26
She Said, John Ward: #27
The Antelopes, Ben Woodiwiss: #28
Weight, Danielle A. Durkin: #29
Ghosts Of Austin, Lindsey Cox: #30
The Bathroom, Eve Rogers: #31
The Conundrum, Ruthie-Marie Beckwith: #32
Moon Goddess, Greg Bauder: #33
Ball-cock Assembly, John Ward: #34

Diane's View

Reviews: quick and delicate as a brush stroke

Selected for Issue #38, First published: May 2005
Issue #39 due on-line August 2005
Hang onto your 'knobs.
Leila Rae: editor
Bara Swain: dorsal editor
Lola Chavelak: art director

Aaron Jason: fiction editor emeritus