In this issue, YUAN CHANGMING brings us close to our native tongues, IAN C. SMITH gives us a triptych of sexy blues and ROBERT MCGUILL takes us through a phase in brotherly love. In focus feature on OMAR SABBAGH.

Also in this issue: HOLLY DAY, MARLENE OLIN, ENESA MAHMIĆ, SUSAN E. GUNTHER, JOHN HORVÁTH JR, TIMOTHY ROBBINS, DAVID LEWITZKY, CLIVE DONOVAN, DARCY SMITH, WILLIAM DORESKI, DANE HAMAN, DAVID HEIDENSTAM, and IAIN TWIDDY.

Introducing: ELOISE BRASON, KITTY STEFFAN, CHRIS DIKEN, WEN TANG, ROWAN FORTUNE