Dear Flying Island Readers: Welcome to the 11.21 Edition of the Flying Island Journal! We have four contributors representing poetry and creative nonfiction. We hope you enjoy this issue. Be on the lookout for fee-free submissions after the new year! We'd love to see your work. Check back at the end of December for the next issue. Thank you for reading, Flying Island Editors POETRY Roger Pfingston, "Walking the West Side" Doris Lynch, "Apprenticeship for the Walking Life" CREATIVE NONFICTION Angela Acosta, "A Gap in the Light" Kim Clarke, "Of Memory and Loss" Follow us! Twitter: @JournalFlying Instagram: @flyingislandjournal Are you a writer who is from the Midwest or has close ties to the Midwest? We'd love to read your work. Submissions info in the tab above.