Monday, May 16, 2011

pay close attention to these folks

The Collagist recently dropped their latest issue with work from Michael Kimball, J.A. Tyler, Brian Evenson, and many more. The issue also features a review of xTx's Normally Special and Lidia Yuknavitch's The Chronology of Water, among others.

Lastly, the issue boasts the results of their first annual chapbook contest. I've included the list below, highlighting a few folks that I'll be paying close attention to as the now moment continues. Congrats to everyone.


[Spoiler Alert] by Laura Eve Engel and Adam Peterson

Honorable Mention

Bright Power, Dark Peace by Traci Brimhall and Brynn Saito
The Center of the World by Rob Roensch


Spaghetti Midwestern by Kathleen Balma
Lies w / Exceptions by Andrew Borgstrom
Outrageous Fortune by Jonathan Callahan
Hello Friends and Neighbors by Kate Cantrill
Animal Soul by Mary Carroll-Hackett
Reckoning by Charlie Clark
The Invention of Housekeeping by Christy Crutchfield
Persona Graph by Tyler Flynn Dorholt
The Radius of Home: [po(m)ems] by Dennis Etzel, Jr.
Occasional Philosophies by Leif Haven
No Flesh But Retreat by Nicholas Hayes
In My Time by Michael Hemmingson
Neither / Nor by Travis Hessman
Slow Moving Things: Fictions by Brandon Hobson
The Incidents at Rock Creek Park by Charles Jensen
The Ancient House by Robert Kloss
Denomination by Brian Kubarycz
My Heart is Something Extra by Darby Larson
Necessary Objects by Rachel Levy
Brain Laboratory by Brian Mihok
They Can Find Their Way Home by Sarah Norek
The Flasher by Adam Peterson
Sire Lines of America by Adam Peterson
The Little Book of Conspiracies by Pedro Ponce
Please Please Please by Beth Thomas
from Clasp, a hypnosis project by Danielle Vogel
The Iron Keys and Other Stories by Angela Woodward
Billie the Bull by xTx


Christy Crutchfield said...

You are too nice

Mel Bosworth said...

you sign your chapbook for me when it's ready.