April 1999 Issue 280

Departments

Contributors

Correspondence

Sunbeams

Essays, Memoirs, & True Stories

A Piano Player Enters The Room
Poe Ballantine

Before And After
K. E. Ellingson

The Life And Times Of A Minor Western Writer
Stephen J. Lyons

The Madman
Anwar F. Accawi

A View Of The Lake
Jim Ralston

Not At This Address
Lee Martin

Fiction

An Omelet For Louie
Tim Farrington

Poetry

Interlude
Alison Luterman

Poetry By Robert Bly

Oh
Kate Knapp Johnson

Readers Write

Quitting