In Issue 5, Eamon Grennan sends poems from Poughkeepsie. Katharine Weber indulges her sweet tooth in Chicago. David Evanier hangs with the wiseguys in Ozone Park. Susan Scarf Merrell writes frenemy fiction. Charles Douthat remembers, in verse. Brian Wecht writes an obituary for peer review. Rachael Scarborough King reads and watches Watchmen. Susan Holahan makes poetry of cockroaches, pizza, Mondays, a baby. Allan Appel mows life’s lawn (it’s a story). G. Thomas Couser bids farewell, my lovely job. Michael Bayer finds poetry in what they say about prose.