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Notes From Crew Quarters–Mythology

by Ethan Brightbill February 26, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our staff what mythologies interest them. Jacob Hall Associate Editor, Fiction Decatur, Illinois I blitzed through five Percy Jackson books when I [...]

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I am accustomed to a certain amount of grotesquerie by Emma Sovich

by JHow February 20, 2017

Editorial intern Brandon Hansen on today’s bonus story: Emma Sovich’s flash will shift your insides, and isn’t sorry about it. This nasty-beautiful thing refuses to take its foot off the [...]

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Notes From Crew Quarters–What We Don’t Write About

by Ethan Brightbill February 17, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our staff what themes or subjects they actively avoid writing about. Ashley Adams Associate Editor Emeritus, Nonfiction Watervliet, Michigan I mean, I [...]

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Notes From Crew Quarters–Writing Around the World

by Ethan Brightbill February 3, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our staff where they would travel with one plane ticket to write anywhere in the world. Patricia Killelea Editor, Poetry — Ireland. [...]

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Motor City Slide by Judy T. Oldfield

by JHow January 31, 2017

Associate fiction editor Brenna Womer on today’s bonus story: Post-trauma and postpartum, the narrator of “Motor City Slide” is callous and distant, unfeeling but not without thought. She swings at the [...]

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Notes From Crew Quarters–The Writers You Don’t Know

by Ethan Brightbill January 27, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our staff what lesser-known writers they’re reading. Alexander Clark Associate Editor, Nonfiction Mount Pleasant, Michigan It’s not the most avant-garde work, but [...]

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Notes From Crew Quarters–New Year Writing

by Ethan Brightbill January 21, 2017

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our staff to look toward the new year and how they plan on improving their writing. Jacqueline Boucher Managing Editor Juneau, Alaska [...]

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But There Is Also Rosa by Jennifer Maritza McCauley

by JHow January 18, 2017

Associate fiction editor Jason Teal on today’s bonus essay: An essay preoccupied with humanness could not have arrived at a timelier juncture in our country’s marred history. With everything piling [...]

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Welcome Home by Jamie Shrewsbury

by JHow January 10, 2017

Associate fiction editor Brenna Womer on today’s bonus story: There is discernible pleasure and vulnerability in Jamie Shrewsbury’s writing, which, in her short-short “Welcome Home,” is achingly simple, like the [...]

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Writers on Writing #117: Chelsey Clammer

by JHow January 5, 2017

Flowchart for Fixing an Awkward Sentence *Click on image for a larger version. Chelsey Clammer is the author of BodyHome and winner of the 2016 Red Hen Press Nonfiction Manuscript [...]

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