Volume 7, Number 1 (Fall 2017)

The Awakenings Review
Volume 7, Number 1 (Fall 2017)

Foreword by IRENE O'NEILL , Associate Editor

Preface by ROBERT LUNDIN , Editor

DESERET BAKER
Life on the Event Horizon  •  To Michael •  Anniversary •  Bipolar

MARGO BARNES
A Gift From My Father

MICHAEL BENNETT
Cosmic Lovers •  Essence of Grass and Leaves  •  Whose Talents •  Your Healing Glow

CLAIRE BIEN
Hallucination

JON BILLET
1932 •  The Vociferous Writer  •  Park's Dream •  Sleeping Buddha

MARCIA BLACKER
Knitting Through the Years

LURANA BROWN
Clouds Behing the Sun  •  Invisible Staircase

BONNIE BETH CHERNIN
Pharmacy Tales, in Four Parts

JENNA-NICHOLE "JAYJAY" CONRAD
Misadventure  •  Sky •  Wonderment

MICHELLE CRISTIANI
An Anxious Anthropologist Attends an Anglophone Assembly •  Close, But. •  Cognitive Dissonance

PETER DUNNE
Summer Outside a Prisoner's Window  •  Tides  •  Damage Control •  Timebomb  •  Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

DAVID J. FEKETE
I Still Remember  •  Ennui •  The Alchemy of Phaedrus •  Resurrection's Promise

KIM FREEMAN
The Edge of the Bridge

JENNIFER A. FULCO
Is Ketamine the Key to Relieve Melancholy in You & Me? •  Is Ketamine the Key? (Part two) •  Existence and Persisitence of Paradox •  Words as Wanderlust's Inclination •  Deepest Love in Creative Shove

STEPHANIE IVANOFF
The Gift •  Point of View, or Aerial •  Neptune's Martinis

JOHN KANIECKI

A Blue Sky •  A Voyage from Eden  • Graystone

REBECCA LILLY
Haiku

NORALYN MASSELINK

Exposed •  Discharged • Futility

DEBORAH MATUSKO
Consuming Darkness •  Life's True Light  •  Outsidert •  Who Are They?

CHRIS PELLIZZARI
Granada

MICHAEL RILEY
Dance  •  Dandelion Wine •  Monster •  One For the Road •  Tommy: A Little Golden Book  •  Tools •  Twins

MARGIT RUTHERFORD
Entering the Psychiatric Hospital •  I Looked Out on a Blue World •  My Black •  Here •  Delusional Episodes

MICHAEL ALAN SNYDER
Regulating Grief  •  Ringing Rooms •  Smoke Screens and Magazines •  Talent Shows, World of Woes •  The Last Gentleman •  Vast Art Room

AMY TUDOR
Calling Smokes  •  Stairway to Heaven •  Little Clown •  Meds

V.Q.WALLICK
F**king with the Very DNA of Everything •  Your Own •  Across the Night

DANA YOST
Cutter •  Charcoal Nude