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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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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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Writers on Writing #116: Jennifer Wortman

by JHow December 15, 2016

In The Style Of 1. Sometimes at night I wake up without knowing I woke up. When I wake up not knowing I woke up, I will soon know sleep. [...]

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Writers on Writing #115: Brian Oliu

by JHow December 9, 2016

Starting Block 0.1  There is nothing about running that is simultaneous. 0.2  There is a correlation between running and writing: that when we put feet to pavement we put pen [...]

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Notes From Crew Quarters–End of Semester Blues

by Ethan Brightbill December 2, 2016

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asked our staff how they’re coping with end-of-semester stress. Krys Malcolm Belc Associate Editor, Fiction Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Eating even more chocolate than usual, [...]

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Writers on Writing #114: Bernadette Geyer

by JHow December 1, 2016

Two Ways of Reading a Book And doesn’t he sometimes wonder whether he has gained most or lost most by learning his trade? —from “Two Ways of Seeing a River,” [...]

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Notes From Crew Quarters–Finding the Road Back

by Ethan Brightbill November 18, 2016

With so much going on in the world, it can be difficult to remember how and why we found our way to prose and poetry in the first place. Trying [...]

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Writers on Writing #113: L. L. Wohlwend

by JHow November 17, 2016

On Writing through Grief A flash of thunder belts the city as I lie on my loveseat, reading, my feet hanging off the edge, my head cocooned in a pillow. [...]

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Writers on Writing #112: Chad Parmenter

by JHow November 10, 2016

Letting the Perfect Poem Go For a long time, and still sometimes today, I get an image and a narrative of what writing looks like, that has a lot of [...]

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Notes From Crew Quarters–Changes

by Ethan Brightbill November 4, 2016

This week, Associate Fiction Editor Ethan Brightbill asks our editors how the act of being a writer has changed them as people. Jason Teal Associate Editor, Fiction Sandusky, Ohio I [...]

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