(Belated) FAM Roundup: July 2018
We're a little behind this month, but don't worry -- we didn't forget all the amazing thing the FAM did in July! If you missed a poem, story, or essay, or a piece of good news, here's your chance to check it out. And don't forget to revisit our writers' work in the archives!
Megan Giddings’ novel Lakewood will be published by Amistad in 2020.
Publications, Interview, and Reviews
Poetry Editor Marianne Chan's poem “A Country of Beautiful Women” is in the latest issue of Slice Magazine.
torrin a. greathouse has poetry in the most recent issue of Michigan Quarterly Review.
Kathy Fish's story “The Host” appears in 100 Word Story.
Her piece "How the Hospital Unlocked m(M)e" appears at Brain Mill Press.
Tyler Barton's story “Resident Angel of the Assisted Living Writers’ Workshop” appears in Guesthouse. He was also interviewed in the Chicago Review of Books.
Sara Lippmann's story “Don’t You Swim?” is up at Vol. 1 Brooklyn.
Robert James Russell published several pieces recently:
“Rhinestone Cowboys, Part 2: Crooked as a Virginia Fence” in The Coil
“High Low” in Atticus Review
Fiction Editor Katie Flynn also published several stories recently:
“Back Out Baby” in Witness
“The King of South Phoenix” in Ninth Letter
"If Things Go On Like This” in Juked
Donna Vorreyer's poems “Crossing State Lines” and “What is Left to Write About the Dying” appear in isacoustic*
Devin Kelly's poem “You Stand in the Land of the Always-Missing” is up at Instant Journal. His essay “The Gentrification of Death: in New York Eternal Rest will Soon Be a Luxury” was also published in The Guardian.
Dave Housley published “Quiz: Are You a Modern Conservative?” at McSweeney’s Internet Tendency and “Baby Steps All the Way: Making the Time to Write a Book” at The Millions.
Her essay “What Are You?” was published in Alaska Quarterly Review.
Dorothy Chan published several pieces recently:
“Triple Sonnet for My Mother’s Full-On Soap Opera Fantasy” in Glass: A Journal of Poetry
An interview in Queen Mob’s Teahouse
Awards, Honors, and News
Todd Dillard and Cathy Ulrich have been nominated for Best of the Net by Noble Gas Quarterly
Platypus Press nominated Chris Ames for Best of the Net
Pidgeonholes has nominated Meghan Phillips and Devin Kelly for 2018 Best of the Net
Longleaf Review has nominated contributors Yael van der Wouden and Alina Stefanescu for 2018 Best of the Net
Poetry reader Bob Sykora has joined the Nostrovia! Press team
We can't wait to see what you do this month!