*Mary McMyne knows they were there.
*J.E. Fishman on the suicide of a complex friend.
*Marisa Matarazzo with a mesmerizing short story involving car sex.
*Jeremey Resnick believes success is for losers.
*Mary Richert battles a snake in the birdhouse.
*Poet Ellyn Maybe wonders if you fear her.
*Jessica Anya Blau on sticking it in your butt.
*Matthew Baldwin heads out into bear country.
*Tyler Stoddard Smith in Madrid.
*Listen to us when we’re talking to you.
*Michael Hearst makes music for book lovers.
*Brin Friesen reports from Havana.