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BULL PEN: 09 January 2017

ūüćĺHappy¬†New Year! and welcome to the 2017’s¬†first BULL PEN where we bring¬†together the good news about BCP friends and family. ¬†If you have good news to share, send it my way to noah.stetzer@gmail.com ¬†Have a great week–stay warm! –Noah Stetzer¬† “Your column stood up straight like a woman /¬†holding up the roof…” from “Henge” by¬†Grind Daily Writing Series participant Mary-Sherman Willis and published at Beltway Poetry Quarterly. So happy to see several BCP friends and family listed among the finalists…

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Bull Pen: 04 JANUARY 2016

DEADLINE TOMORROW–JANUARY 05 FROST PLACE CHAPBOOK CONTEST! SUBMIT HERE HAPPY NEW YEAR! Welcome to the Bull Pen, where each week we round up good news, including links to new poems, essays, and stories from the literary citizens of the larger Bull City! ¬†—Noah Stetzer Congratulations to Carmen Maria Machado (contributor to Inch #20); her stories¬†“Inventory” and “Observations About Eggs…” are both finalists for the 2015 Calvino Prize! Ron Reikki, contributor to Inch #16, has two poems, “Frankenstein” & “In Paris…

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Bull Pen: 28 December 2015

Welcome to the Bull Pen, where each week we round up good news, including links to new poems, essays, and stories from the literary citizens of the larger Bull City! ¬†—Noah Stetzer Huge congratulations to Inch¬†#17 ‚Äď Spring 2012¬†contributor, Rochelle Hurt on winning the 2015 Barrow Street Book poetry book prize chosen by contest judge, Richard Blanco. Hurt’s collection¬†In Which I Play the Run Away¬†will be published in fall 2016. Another & Another contributor, Khadijah Queen‚Äôs new play ‚ÄúNon-Sequitur,‚ÄĚ winner…

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Bull Pen: 21 December 2015

Welcome to the Bull Pen, where each week we round up good news, including links to new poems, essays, and stories from the literary citizens of the larger Bull City! ¬†—Noah Stetzer   “The world, how greenesses pop up. I‚Äôd forgotten.‚Ä̬†— Martha Rhodes, participant in The Grind Daily Writing Series, is featured at Poem-a-Day this week. Congratulations to¬†Chaya Babu, Tomi Obaro, Niela Orr &¬†Esther Wang,¬†the have been selected from over 500 applicants to be this year’s Buzzfeed Emerging Writers Fellows!¬†¬†Saeed…

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Origami Zoo Press comes to the Bull City

Bull City Press is now a destination for great fiction!¬† Along with the launch of Michael Martone‚Äôs new chapbook, Memoranda, we are pleased to announce that we’ve¬†merged with Origami Zoo Press.¬† As part of this merger, Origami Zoo Press titles are now available through the fiction section of our website, with select titles reissued in 2016 with bonus content and new designs. The following Origami Zoo Press titles are now available through Bull City Press: Kate Bernheimer, Floater Lena Bertone,…

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