Calabash: A Journal of Carribean Arts and Letters
Volume 2, Number 2 / Summer-Fall 2003
Table of Contents. Current Highlights.

From the Editor

Preface: Our New Format
Gerard Aching

Fiction

The Pain Tree
Olive Senior

Le Jour Où J'ai Pleuré
Louis-Phillipe Dalembert

Mistress
Robert Edison Sandiford

Till I'm Laid to Rest
Garfield Ellis

Marjory's Meal
Anton Niblett

I Cannot See the Holy Ghost
Muñeca
My Sister
Mami
There Are Beautiful Stars Outside

Alba Delia Hernandez

A Family Built on Love
The Color Wheel
Opal Palmer Adisa

Non-fiction

Of Hearts Revealed: An Interview with Olive Senior
Dolace McClean & Jacqueline Bishop

Writing Has to be Generous: An Interview with Angie Cruz
Silvio Torres-Saillant

Contributors Notes

Authors' Biographical Information

Visual Arts     

Unearthing Memories: St. Martin Artist Deborah Jack
Jacqueline Bishop

Deborah Jack picture

Poetry

Shadows Will Hide the Sun
Ian McDonald

Toda Isla Es Una Jaula (Every Island Is a Cage)
Lila Díaz (trans. Rodrigo Rojas)

Catedrales que Trinan
Rodrigo Rojas

To the Lady's Slipper Orchid, a Daughter
'the night-time put on flesh and blackness'
Pancho Villa's Daughter
Sugar

Maggie Harris

A Fisherman's Tale
Dwight Maxwell

Meridian
Fatima -- Hand on Fire

Mia Leonin

The Scotsman Gives Lily Her Name
Nicolette Bethel

Not Dancing with My Mother
"Why are you taking pictures of that shit?"

Roxanna Font

On Being Long-Winded
Sassy Ross

Restitution
Pascal LaFontant

Doll Party (Baptéme de Poupèe)
Birthday Song
Katia Ulysse

Black Enough
Phebus Etienne

Basquiat
Life: (un)titled

Bonafide Rojas

The Mechanic
Colin Robinson

Woy
Christian Campbell

Customs
Edgy
Right Ripe
Switching
When

Peggy Garrison

Search
Bruised Fruit (Pantoun -- A Variation)
Small Things God
Bedstuy Notebook

Jacqueline Joan Johnson

The Seed
Imagining

C.M. Harclyde Walcott