The Spring 1995 issue of Ploughshares, guest-edited by Gary Soto. Ploughshares, a journal of new writing, is guest-edited serially by prominent writers who explore different personal visions, aesthetics, and literary circles.
Table of Contents
"Mayela One Day in 1989," by Dagoberto Gilb
"Nondestructive Testing," by Thomas Beller
"Scavenger Bird," by Elizabeth Graver
"Charm," by Cornelia Nixon
"In France They Turn to Stone When They Die," by Susan Dodd
"Smugglers," by Edward Falco
V. Penelope Pelizzon
Don Lee, "Tim Seibles, Contributor Spotlight"
Gary Soto is the author of forty-plus titles for children, young-adults, and adults, including Baseball in April (Houghton Mifflin), Buried Onions (Houghton Mifflin), Living up the Street (Dell), A Summer Life (Laurel Leaf), New and Selected Poems (Chronicle Books), and Human Nature (Tupelo Press). In 2011, he has two new books for middle grade readers: 13: Stories (Holiday House) and When Dad Came Back (University Press of New England), an ebook novella. The Gary Soto Literary Museum is located at Fresno City College.