Three links from guest editor Jessy Randall:

Here’s one of my all-time favorite poems about friendship, Frank O’Hara’s “Blocks”

Here’s where you can try to find my extremely-flawed out-of-print novel about friendship, The Wandora Unit.

And here’s a song about friends from Flight of the Conchords

Picture credits:

The painting on
the issue's main page and above on this page  are by Nethery Wylie.

The picture below is  is “Lucy & Letitia were never apart for long” by David Graham, from a series of collages incorporating old Victorian copyright-free images.

lucy and letitia