Doorknobs & BodyPaint
Issue Forty-Seven

Deadly Nightshade Issue

(Guidelines for this issue)



August 2007
Flash Fiction
First Prize
Panthera tigris balica
Marjorie Carlson Davis
August 2007
Hayward Fault Line
First Prize
The Obstacle Course
Beth Lahaie
August 2007
Dorsal
First Prize
Number Theory
Andrew R. Crow




Flash Fiction



Temptation
Bev Vines-Haines
A Snake in the Grass?
Dan Vito
Regret
Val Griffiths
1937
Francine Witte
Yellow-Green Freedom
Beth Lahaie
Birthday
Joanne Faries
Stranglehold
Abha Iyengar
Guernica, April 27, 1937
John D. Ritchie





Hayward Fault Line




Caretaker
Bev Vines-Haines
Waiting for Chelsea
Ann Summerville
The Lucky Hat
Joanne Faries



Dorsal





Homily
Bev Vines-Haines
Ten Thousand Wishes
Beth Lahaie
Gene Pool
Diana Woods
Above The Law
John D. Ritchie



Cairo Room





Bubbling Water
Joanne Faries
Serious Artist
John A. Ward
Simple Phrenology
G. A. Scheinoha




flashback

(Flash Fiction winners, issues 1-41)



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
Heavy, Ron Morelli: #31, 2003
Salmon Run, Ian Wrisley: #32, 2003
1909, Francine Witte: #33, 2004
Junks And Sushi, Ben Woodiwiss: #34, 2004
Started By A Sudden Change, Dianne McKnight : #35, 2004
Heteros, Maggie Shurtleff: #36, 2004
Fleeting Memories, Denis Taillefer: #37, 2005
Cursum Perfecio, Val Griffiths: #38, 2005
1871, Mark Tate: #39, 2005
Prelude To A Mystery, Andrew R. Crow: #40, 2005



Diane's View

Reviews: quick and delicate as a brush stroke



Selected for Issue #47, First published: August 2007
Issue #48 due on-line November 2007
Hang onto your 'knobs.
Leila Rae: editor
Bara Swain: dorsal editor
Lola Chavelak: art director

Aaron Jason: fiction editor emeritus