art by jared barbick
| Lynne Bronstein is a poet, a journalist, a fiction writer, a songwriter, and a playwright. She has been published in magazines ranging from Chiron Review, Spectrum, and Lummox, to Playgirl and the newsletter of the U.S. Census Bureau. Sheâ€™s done four books of poetry and her first real crime story was published in 2017 in the anthology LAst Resort. Her adaptation of Shakespeareâ€™s "As You Like It" was performed at two LA libraries. Recently her story â€œThe Magic Candlesâ€ was performed on National Public Radio. Sheâ€™s been nominated twice each for the Pushcart Prize and the Best of the Net awards.