Green Mountains Review, based at Johnson State College in Vermont, is a biannual, award-winning literary magazine publishing poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, literary essays, interviews, and book reviews by both well-known writers and promising newcomers.
I am exhausted by the gods. I called their names for years, waited for the chorus to busk a tune I could believe in, one read more
“Radioactive decay is the set of various processes by which unstable atomic nuclei (nuclides) emit subatomic particles. Decay is said to occur in the parent nucleus and produce a daughter nucleus.” read more
When the dog, at last, is satisfied, we descend from the highest peak we’ve dared test our spikes read more
groan and heave in heavy labor. read more
On the packed Purple Line Express train, Emma pretends that every person touching her is someone that she knows and loves. read more
They have no names on their jerseys, only numbers. Names boost the ego, the former coach had said. Names separate the team. We all win. We all lose. read more
Unquiet Things is the debut collection by James Davis May, a poet with prodigious powers of observation and description. May makes metaphors and similes from everyday things in ways that elevate both the object and its comparison into something arresting and original. read more