Why We Contest

Why We Contest

In the last 30 days, two wonderful print journals, Triquarterly and Ascent, have shifted to online only. Editors like myself love print journals struggle with budgets, rising costs, and changing postage rates. So what can I do to stave off…

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What’s Coming Up Next….

what’s coming up next….

It is a light week for posting, but that's because we are thinking ....Next up for the blog......... our Creative Nonfiction Editor discuss what style of prose we love to see....... what makes an opening paragraph terrific in our opinion.........…

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What's Coming Up Next….

what's coming up next….

It is a light week for posting, but that's because we are thinking ....Next up for the blog......... our Creative Nonfiction Editor discuss what style of prose we love to see....... what makes an opening paragraph terrific in our opinion.........…

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Maybe Dialogue Begins….

Maybe Dialogue Begins….

The Maybe Dialogue Part I....We plucked Mary Aker's story "House of Refuge" from the slush pile and looked it over carefully. It is an interesting story, set in 1886 about the aftermath of a shipwreck off Florida's coast.Associate Editor Zachary…

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