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BULL PEN: 13 June 2016

Now accepting your manuscript submissions! →SUBMIT← 🌈“Love is love is love is love is love is love is love — cannot be killed or swept aside. Fill the world with music, love and pride.” —Lin-Manuel Miranda (acceptance speech, 70th Annual Tony Awards)  Like you, I am a mix of sadness and rage over the news out of Orlando. I send out love and peace to all my brothers & sisters and the good people of the great Bull City.  Here with news of some of our…

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Bull Pen: 16 May 2016

Check out the latest and greatest from our BCP friends & family: new poems, new books, prizes, reviews, essays, and video! Every week we try to bring to you news about the good citizens of the greater Bull City. Enjoy this week’s BULL PEN. –Noah Stetzer   Anders Carlson-Wee’s Dynamite, winner of the 2015 Frost Place Chapbook Competition, reviewed by Shawn Delgado at storySouth. Chloe Honum, 2016 Frost Place Chapbook Competition/BCP editors’ selection for Then Winter, with “Early Winter in the Psychiatric Ward”…

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Bull Pen: 11 April 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of 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 oldest poem in the book (Figuring, Editor’s Selection in the 2015 Frost Place Chapbook Competition) is “Self-Portrait as Smaller Moon.” It was my husband’s and my 10th wedding anniversary, and my parents had taken our daughter and son (then age 4 and 18 months) for the…

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Bull Pen: 25 April 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of 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   Matthew Olzmann, BCP editor & author of Mezzanines (Alice James Books) and the forthcoming Contradictions in the Design (Alice James Books), with work up at 100 Words Story. Caroline M. Mar, participant in the Grind Daily Writing Series, has three poems in the latest Four Way Review. All Up…

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BULL PEN: 27 June 2016

  Now accepting your manuscript submissions! →SUBMIT← I love these VOLUBLE videos, Tarfia Fazullah is featured below; some Frost Place Chapbook winners are making news; Grind writers with poems out in the world; INCH contributors making a splash; and more this week. BULL PEN where each week we celebrate news about some of our BCP friends and family. –Noah Stetzer Lisa Gluskin Stonestreet, winner of the 2014 Frost Place Chapbook Competition w THE GREENHOUSE, is featured at Sundress Publications Blog. Jamaal May’s–contributor to ANOTHER AND ANOTHER: An Anthology from the…

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