Dear Flying Island Readers: Welcome to the 7.22 Edition of the Flying Island Journal! We have three pieces to share: two in poetry and one in creative nonfiction. We hope you enjoy this issue. Inspired to send us your fiction, poetry, or creative nonfiction? Submissions are free for the summer! For more info on how to submit, see the tab above. Links to each piece in this edition below. Thank you for reading, Flying Island Editors and Readers POETRY Charlotte Melin, "In the Wisconsin Arboretum" and "Flock" CREATIVE NONFICTION Aaron Bruener, "Latency Periods" 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. Support the Indiana Writers Center!