Announcing Moon City Review‘s nominations for the Pushcart Prize:
Clayton Krollman, “Hierophants”
Lucas Southworth, “This Neighborhood”
Mary Troy, “Butter Cakes”
Melissa Atkinson Mercer, “Ghost Exhibit 4.1”
Robin Cedar, “I Was Fourteen When I Found the Shoe”
Lukas Ray Hall, “The Way It Dies”
We are pleased to share the news that The Best Small Fictions 2018, which includes Karen Donovan’s “A Gothic Tale,” a story that first appeared in Moon City Review 2017, is available for pre-order through Braddock Avenue Books:
Reserve your copy today!
Reminder: Don’t miss Kate Lebo and Samuel Ligon reading at 6 p.m. tonight at the MSU Student Exhibition Center on Walnut Street, as they bring their Pie & Whiskey Reading Series to Springfield! The duo will be reading selections from the series’ inaugural anthology, Pie & Whiskey: Writers Under the Influence of Butter & Booze. They will also be talking about the series, its inspiration, and how they put together the anthology.
If you’re free tomorrow night, be sure to catch writers and editors Kate Lebo and Samuel Ligon at 6 p.m. at the MSU Student Exhibition Center on Walnut Street, as they bring their Pie & Whiskey Reading Series to Springfield! The duo will be reading selections from the series’ inaugural anthology, Pie & Whiskey: Writers Under the Influence of Butter & Booze. They will also be talking about the series, its inspiration, and how they put together the anthology.
We’re excited to announce that Karen Donovan’s story “A Gothic Tale,” which we published in Moon City Review 2017, has been selected to appear in The Best Small Fictions 2018. We also want to thank guest judge Aimee Bender for choosing Karen’s piece among so many wonderful submissions.
For more information about the anthology:
For those of you who weren’t able to pick up Moon City Review 2018 at AWP, remember that your very own copy is always only a quick order away:
Exciting news for all involved: A. A. Weiss’ short story “Challenger,” which appeared in Moon City Review 2016, received a Special Mention in the 2018 Pushcart Prize anthology.
In case you missed it, a few former Moon City Review contributors have already published books in 2018:
Alan Michael Parker’s Christmas In July was published on January 9 by Dzanc Books.
Poetry: A Writer’s Guide and Anthology, from Amorak Huey and W. Todd Kaneko by way of Bloomsbury Academic, was published on January 11.
Visit the Archives page for a complete list of Moon City Review contributors and their work.
Moon City Review is pleased to announce its nominees for The Best Small Fictions 2018:
Matt Dube, “Paletas”
Karen J Donovan, “A Gothic Tale” and “Levi Catches a Hedgehog”
L.W. Nicholson, “Persimmons on Planet Earth”
Tara Isabel Zambrano, “20 mph”
All selections appeared in Moon City Review 2017.
Go here for more information about The Best Small Fictions anthology.