December 2012 Issue 444

Departments

Contributors

Correspondence

Sunbeams

The Sun Interview

If Your House Is On Fire
Kathleen Dean Moore On The Moral Urgency Of Climate Change

Mary DeMocker

Essays, Memoirs, & True Stories

Fifteen Ways To Survive The Coming Collapse Of Civilization
Sparrow

Salida
Poe Ballantine

Granny
J. Malcolm Garcia

Brown Thrush
Simone Poirier-Bures

Fiction

A Good Idea
Craig Hartglass

Poetry

Weekly Apocalyptic, Or Poem Written On The Wall In An Ascending Space Capsule
Chris Dombrowski

Walk With Grand-Dog And Wallace Stevens
Jeff Gundy

Eulogy For A Northern Short-Tailed Shrew
Brian Doyle

The Dog-Eared Page

The Water Carrier
Kamla K. Kapur

Readers Write

Acts Of Kindness