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Dear Lionel Shriver

Dear Lionel Shriver, Congratulations. I finished We Need To Talk About Kevin, and it’s my new favorite book. Here’s what I learned: As my first e-book on a Kindle, We Need to Talk About Kevin taught me I actually like e-readers. Apparently page-turning is hard work. (See Jon Stewart’s Kindle commentary here.) I decided I really don’t want kids (sorry, Mum). I learned it may…

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Submissions in Summer Hibernation

Today we’re putting our submissions into a “summer hibernation” mode, which means all submissions will be closed from now until the next fall submission/reading period. We’re sad to do this, but there are a few reasons we feel it’s necessary: 1) Our spring issue will be the last issue of the year, as it’s unlikely we’ll have the budget for a separate summer issue. 2)…

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Winter 2014 Issue Launch Party

On April 1st we’ll be celebrating the launch of our Winter 2014 issue with a fantastic night of reading by some of our contributors and local authors! Come join us at East End for Happy Hour specials and some awesome work. Featured readers: John Barrios Sam Snoek-Brown Matty Byloos A. M. O’Malley Carrie Seitzinger Pecos B. Jett When: Tuesday, April 1st, 6 – 8 pm…

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