Monthly Archives: March 2014

Poor Yorick Editorial Team

Hi Everyone, Poor Yorick is looking for new staff members for this summer and Fall as many of the current members of the journal staff will be graduating. For me working on the journal has been a tremendously rewarding experience … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: Twisted Vine Literary Arts Journal

Now Taking Submissions for our Spring Issue Twisted Vine Literary Arts Journal Open for Submissions Submission deadline: April 15th Twisted Vine is the literary journal for Western New Mexico University’s Masters of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program. We are open … Continue reading

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Promoting the Housatonic Book Awards

Dear Students, Faculty, and Alumni, All hands on deck! We need your help in promoting the MFA program’s new Housatonic Book Awards! The awards will go to books published in 2013 in Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Professional Writing, and Writing for … Continue reading

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THE LAST WEEKEND out Real Soon Now

Hi all,   Today, this package was delivered to my workplace:     Pretty neat, eh? The sack contained ten author copies of my latest novel, The Last Weekend, published as a hardcover exclusive by the United Kingdom’s PS Publishing. For lack … Continue reading

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AWP Proposal Time

Event proposals for the ‪#‎AWP15‬ Conference & Bookfair in Minneapolis are now being accepted. Proposals should showcase presenters from a variety of organizations and institutions who are at different stages of their careers. AWP loves interscholastic play, cross-cultural collaboration, and … Continue reading

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Contest Warning

The Dramatist’s Guild has issued a (major) warning about the Amtrak Residency program. I’ll paste in their email below, but want to add that this language (about the automatic loss of copyright protection) is frequently found in the small print of contests. … Continue reading

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Laura B. Hayden’s essay in Three Minus One collection My essay “Harbinger” is included in the new book Three Minus One, to be released 4/19 (in conjunction with the movie Return to Zero, which will premier on 5/1). Three Minus One: Parents’ Stories … Continue reading

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