February 2013 Issue 446

Departments

Contributors

Correspondence

Sy Safransky's Notebook

Sunbeams

The Sun Interview

Wrong Turn
Biologist Rupert Sheldrake On How Science Lost Its Way

Mark Leviton

Essays, Memoirs, & True Stories

Swimming
Joel Peckham

And Now, Our Son On His Violin
Robert McGee

Leaving Shenandoah
C.J. Gall

Fiction

Michael The Armadillo
Susan Perabo

Poetry

Some Marionettes
Steve Kowit

At The Padre Hotel In Bakersfield, California
Ellen Bass

Unloose
Heather Sellers

The Dog-Eared Page

from Walden
Henry David Thoreau

Readers Write

Trying Too Hard