Cover photo and design Alex Putney

Unfortunately, no works of fiction were accepted for publication in the 2005 Review. Here are a few more samples of this issue’s poetry. ~ The SNC Review Staff

Somewhere I Read
Carol Smallwood

that when one is dying from
thirst in jail and water is
sprinkled on you, it can
drive you mad.

There are many kinds of jail.


Through the Looking Glass
Natasha Marin

Somewhere in Texas, there is a girl with one arm
in a pink cotton t-shirt walking into a store.
She has a cute, small physique and the salesgirl
notices her pixie dark-brown hair before the empty
cuff of her left sleeve. …