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midge-raymond's picture
Sep.26.2010
In this New York Times blurb about the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library opening in November, I was glad to see that among the things to be displayed are “boxes of rejection letters,” which his oldest daughter, Edie Vonnegut, hopes will inspire writers. She told the A.P. that Vonnegut received...
alex-pepple's picture
Sep.01.2010
I'm pleased to announce that the Volta Issue of Able Muse (Summer 2010) is now online at:| http://www.ablemuse.com/  With:  FEATURED ARTISTS: Sara G. Umemoto, Billy Monday(In conversation with Sharon Passmore) FEATURED POET: Rose Kelleher (Interviewed by Timothy Murphy) SPOTLIGHT POET: Shekhar...
tania-hershman's picture
Aug.06.2010
The fruits of my first gig as Fiction Editor are now unveiled, with the publication of Southword Issue 18! I am delighted to announce that the fiction line-up is: Felstead & Waddell- Hair Stories Paul McMahon- The girl with drowned sailors in her eyes Nora Nadjarian- La Dolce Vita Helen R....
page-lambert's picture
May.21.2010
OKAY, so the connection is a stretch.  But when COPPER NICKEL (the journal of art and literature published by the University of Colorado Denver) announced their first fiction and poetry CONTEST, I had to check it out.  The term copper nickel was originally applied to the Indian Head cent coin. ...
tania-hershman's picture
Apr.05.2010
I've finished my deliberations now for Southword and picked six stories for the summer issue. I am this year's Fiction Editor but in fact it is only this issue that I get to choose stories for, since the second issue of the year will run the winning and runner-up stories from the Sean O'Faolain...
tania-hershman's picture
Apr.05.2010
I've finished my deliberations now for Southword and picked six stories for the summer issue. I am this year's Fiction Editor but in fact it is only this issue that I get to choose stories for, since the second issue of the year will run the winning and runner-up stories from the Sean O'Faolain...
jenny-pritchett's picture
Jan.15.2010
Hi, there, Only a week left to register for this term's classes at the Writing Salon! INTRO TO PERSONAL ESSAYS: Ready, Get Set, Go! Five Saturdays, Feb. 27-March 27, 2-4:30 p.m. San Francisco $185 members/$215 others http://www.writingsalons.com/shop/in-san-francisco/class-descriptions/in... INTRO...
midge-raymond's picture
Nov.24.2009
It’s that time of year again … yes, the Literary Review’s Bad Sex Award shortlist has been announced. As The Guardian reports, among the dubious honorees this year are Paul Theroux (for A Dead Hand), Philip Roth (for The Humbling), and Sanjida O’Connell (for The Naked Name of Love). Previous...
kelli-russell-agodon's picture
Nov.18.2009
Just a note to let you know that the literary journal I co-edit with Annette Spaulding-Convy, Crab Creek Review (www.crabcreekreview.org) , will be featuring mini reviews called "Editors' Choice" in our magazine. If you're interested in having your book considered for review you can mail...
evelyn-sharenov's picture
Oct.05.2009
My beautiful friend and most exquisite writer, Megan Kruse, has asked for my help in publicizing Cutbank's  online literary competition.  She is in her second (last) year in the MFA program at Missoula, Mt. and is now an online editor for the journal.  It's a classy publication.  Link below.  http...