Divinity by Robert Krut

by JHow November 10, 2015

Associate poetry editor Matt Ftacek’s on today’s bonus poem: From its onset, Robert Krut’s “Divinity” builds its own strange, beautiful world. The reader is made to stumble, “virus-blind,” into Krut’s [...]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Becoming Writers

by Ben Kinney November 6, 2015

This week, we asked our editors: When did you know that you wanted to write? Amy Hansen Associate Editor, Poetry Sycamore, Illinois Someone I cared about a long time ago [...]

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Find Yourself by Kelly Kiehl

by JHow November 2, 2015

Associate fiction editor Ethan Brightbill on today’s bonus story: Flash fiction frequently leaves plot by the wayside to focus on other aspects of storytelling, but “Find Yourself” miniaturizes it to [...]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Books We Wish We’d Written

by Ben Kinney October 30, 2015

This week, we asked our editors: What is one book you wish you’d written? Hayli Cox Associate Editor, Creative Nonfiction Morenci, Michigan Toni Morrison’s Jazz, for every reason ever. But [...]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Scaring Ourselves

by Ben Kinney October 16, 2015

This week, as Halloween approaches, we asked our editors to share their favorite scary movies, shows, or books. John LaPine Associate Editor, Creative Nonfiction Ishpeming, Michigan If you like “found [...]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Time and Place

by Ben Kinney October 9, 2015

This week, we asked our editors: Where and when do you like to write? Stephen Wardell Associate Editor, Creative Nonfiction and Poetry Williamston, Michigan Late at night, in my bed. [...]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Our Rules for Writing

by Ben Kinney October 2, 2015

This week, we asked our editors: What rules about writing have you invented for yourself? Robin McCarthy Managing Editor Belfast, Maine No backstory, ever. notevenalittlebitthankyouverymuch. Amy Hansen Associate Editor, Poetry [...]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Words that Stick With Us

by Ben Kinney September 25, 2015

This week, we asked our editors about a line from a poem, story, or book that has stuck with them. Jacque Boucher Spoken Word Poetry Juneau, Alaska “When they make [...]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Our Presidential Picks

by Ben Kinney September 18, 2015

This week’s Notes from Crew Quarters question: With the imminent presidencies of Donald Trump and Kanye West on the horizon, which celebrity/public figure you would want to run for president? [...]

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Notes from Crew Quarters–Click Here to Procrastinate

by Ben Kinney September 11, 2015

The semester has begun again, which means one thing for our editors: procrastination! This week, we asked them how they procrastinate. Annie Bilancini Associate Editor, Fiction Cleveland, Ohio Lately, I’ve [...]

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