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Congratulations to Marcia B. Loughran, winner of our WaterSedge Poetry Chapbook Contest! Her chapbook, Still Life With Weather (recently published with the help of Self-Publishing Relief), is available at Amazon.

Congratulations to Kerry Campbell, who just won The New Millennium Writer’s 42nd poetry prize! Check out her winning piece here!

Congratulations to Mark Belair, whose poem “chick” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Gemini Magazine!

Alison Hicks will be reading her poetry on Saturday, December 10, 5-7 pm. The event will be held at Jackson Inn, 101 North Dupont Rd, Wilmington, DE. Contact: Bob Davis,

Congratulations to Marc Tretin whose debut poetry collection, Pink Mattress, was published by NYQ Books. The collection is available on Amazon.

Congratulations to Debra Hori! Her essay, “A Clothesline Meditation,”  has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize.

Congratulations to Tamara Adelman, whose essay “Rustic Canyon”, published in Rubbertop Review, was chosen as a Notable Essay in Best American Essays 2016!

Congratulations to Mark Conkling whose short story, “Into the Wild Blue Yonder”, will publish in The Penmen Review in late October.


Congratulations to Charles R. Young! His debut novel, Day of Reckoning (recently published with the help of Self-Publishing Relief), is available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Find out more on Charles’s website and Facebook page!

Congratulations to Lynn Hoggard! Keep an eye out for her new collection of poetry, Bushwhacking Home, which will be published by TCU Press in the spring of 2017!

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