Ethan Brightbill

PN Interviews Waasnode Short Fiction Prize Judge Anne Valente

by Ethan Brightbill March 22, 2018

This year’s Waasnode Short Fiction Prize will be selected by Anne Valente, author of the novels Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down (William Morrow/HarperCollins) and Utah (William Morrow), as well […]

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PN Interviews Neutrino Short-Short Prize Judge T. Clutch Fleischmann

by Ethan Brightbill March 20, 2018

The judge for this year’s Neutrino Short-Short Prize is T. Clutch Fleischmann, author of Syzygy, Beauty (Sarabande Books), curator of Body Forms: Queerness and the Essay (Essay Press), writer-in residence […]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Dream Judges

by Ethan Brightbill September 8, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our editors who their dream judges would be for the upcoming Passages North fiction and flash contests. Jacqueline Boucher Managing Editor Emeritus […]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Summer Is Now

by Ethan Brightbill May 25, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our editors how they’re kicking off summer. Jackson Keller Associate Editor, Fiction Livonia, Michigan Swearing that today is finally the day I’m […]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Online Ritual Redux

by Ethan Brightbill April 21, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill brought back an old Crew Quarters question for our editors: What is the first website you check after waking up, or alternatively, what’s […]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Writer Party Is Best Party

by Ethan Brightbill April 14, 2017

This week, we posed a hypothetical situation to our editors: You’re at a party with the characters of every book ever written. Who are your top three priorities to hang […]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Thinking of Summer

by Ethan Brightbill April 7, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our editors what they’re most looking forward to in the coming summer. Jennifer A. Howard Editor-in-Chief Escanaba, Michigan There’s a day every […]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Other Worlds

by Ethan Brightbill March 31, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill had this question for  our editors: If you could live in any fictitious world, fantastic or mundane, where would you choose and why? […]

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Notes From Crew Quarters–Writing as Music

by Ethan Brightbill March 17, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our staff what their writing would be if it was a genre of music. Willow Grosz Managing Editor Talkeetna, Alaska Nostalgic 90s […]

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Notes From Crew Quarters–Growing Up Reading

by Ethan Brightbill March 3, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our staff what their favorite books were as children. Ashley Adams Associate Editor Emeritus, Nonfiction Watervliet, Michigan I owned almost all the […]

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