–from W.S. Merwin, “Thanks” from Migration: New and Selected Poems. Copyright © 2005 by W.S. Merwin

Welcome to this week’s Bull Pen where we gather the good news about BCP friends and family.  If you have good news you’d like to share, send me a note at [email protected]  Happy Thanksgiving! –Noah Stetzer🦃


BCP editor and long time good friend of the press, Matthew Olzmann with two poems up at Kenyon Review Online.

INCH editor, Julia Ridley Smith has a piece, “Mrs DeVry, Why Do You Cry?” featured at Southern Cultures.

Kevin McLellan, contributor to INCH XX, can be a heard reading his poems featured at Superstition Review.

Jenny George, contributor to INCH XX, has three poems featured at Four Way Review.

Congratulations! Kerrin McCadden, participant in the Grind Daily Writing Series, has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize for her poem, “The Mother Talks to Her Son about Her Heart” featured at Tinderbox Poetry Journal.

BCP editor and participant in the Grind Daily Writing Series (and your weekly BP editor), Noah Stetzer gets interviewed and reads poems at New Books Network.

Participant in the Grind Daily Writing Series, Hanna Dela Cruz Abrams has two poems featured in Issue 10 of the Four Way Review.

Nancy Koerbal, participant in the Grind Daily Writing Series, has a Grind poem, “Because It’s Safe to Walk Here at Night” published at Pittsburgh City Paper.

Save the date! Bull City Press will be hosting a 1oth Anniversary Reading at #AWP17 on Friday 10 February 2016.