Notes from Crew Quarters — Literary Halloween Costumes

by robertball October 27, 2017

This week, our editors and interns were asked what literary characters they would like to dress up as for Halloween! Jennifer Howard Editor-in-Chief Escanaba, Michigan None of you better say [...]

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Textbook Endings by Kelsey Englert

by JHow October 23, 2017

PN’s editor-in-chief Jennifer A. Howard on today’s bonus story: Kelsey Englert’s flash feels important and timely: for teachers, readers, writers, people living in this too-often ugly world. Who among us [...]

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Writers on Writing #122: Verity Sayles

by JHow October 11, 2017

Grief in Fragments Much of my nonfiction work is about grief. I used to try and disentangle myself from it by writing about dating or science. But how can I [...]

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PN’s Best of the Net noms!

by JHow October 4, 2017

Passages North is pleased to announce our nominations for Best of the Net! Take a look at some of our favorite bonus content from the past year, and congrats to [...]

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My most jazzy poetic spaces: PN interviews Danez Smith

by JHow September 12, 2017

Associate poetry editor deziree a. brown chats with Danez Smith about music, weirdness, and self-care. PN: The cover of Don’t Call Us Dead is beautiful, as is your other book [...]

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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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Our Last Weekend in Savannah by Anna Weaver and Stephen “Doc” Hutchings [text version]

by JHow August 29, 2017

Our Last Weekend in Savannah We walked on sidewalks heaved by roots, stepping over the cracks with the quick feet of people who have forgotten they should not fall in [...]

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Our Last Weekend in Savannah by Anna Weaver and Stephen “Doc” Hutchings

by JHow August 28, 2017

PN’s Jacqueline Boucher on today’s bonus spoken-word poem: With “Our Last Weekend in Savannah,” Weaver and Hutchings have achieved a kind of symbiosis. Neither Weaver’s quiet, meditative poetry, nor Hutchings’ [...]

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In Bloom by Jen Hahn Nielsen

by JHow August 24, 2017

In Bloom 1. When asked invisibility or telekinesis?, I respond invisibility, but what I really want to say is knowing when: not knowing when I will die (this has long [...]

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Good Floats by Shane Stricker

by JHow August 21, 2017

Good Floats It was a part of the show at first. A miniature car rolled to a stop. A Shriner, not with red fez and black tassel, but painted up [...]

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