This issue has some great poetry in it with work by stillnotbored,drew_morse,upstart_crow,jennifer_crow,madwriter, Tom Galusha, Eric Hermanson, Ashley Crownover, K.S. Hardy, L.N. Allen, Bruce Boston, Mary Alexander Agner, Melissa Lammers, Amber May, Phillip A. Ellis, Sarah Wagner, Roibeard Ui-neill, Daniel C. Smith, Terrie Leigh Relf, William R. Ford, Jr. Holly Day, Marge Simon, Michael Ceraolo, CP Campbell, irving, Gary Every, J. Bruce Fuller, Steven Shields, Sharon Irwin, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, Chella Courington, Robert E. Porter, Pearl Mary Wilshaw, Shawn Vimislicky, Tisha Perkins, K.M. Pratchak, and Peter Roberts.
It also has my review of Joanne Morcom's scifaiku chapbook A Nameless Place and three other book reviews.
With this issue, Illumen has changed it's look - it's now digest sized, perfect bound.