Posts tagged "Rose Metal Press"

Jim Goar's The Louisiana Purchase

Jim Goar's The Louisiana Purchase
The latest collection from Rose Metal Press and Jim Goar mixes geography, poetry, imagery, and an form of internal mapping that is intimate and puzzling. Through out our lives we make discoveries, most small and building, but some monumental. What Goar is exploring, in a way, in this collection is how those discoveries compare or... Read more »

Review of Betty Superman by Tiff Holland

Review of Betty Superman by Tiff Holland
  In the latest release from Rose Metal Press, Tiff Holland’s Betty Superman, we find a collection of stories that stand alone, but also congeal to tell a bigger tale. That tale focuses on the relationship between mother and daughter with the mom being Betty. What the collection does is focus one the simplest interaction to... Read more »

Betty Superman Pre-order

Betty Superman Pre-order
The latest chapbook from Rose Metal Press, Tiff Holland’s Betty Superman, is now available for pre-order. As you can see above the book is now being printed. This collection was the winner of Rose Metal Press’ recent chapbook competition, and was chosen out of 117 by judge Kim Chinquee. The cover you see above is... Read more »
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Literary Links

1. Learning Than Burn gets a great review. 2. Pop Serial Issue 2 is filled with Chicago goodness and much more. 3. Gozamos has strong thoughts on e-readers. 4. Poetry 2.0: everybody can be poets thank god 5. Knee Jerk get’s a nice mention from Poets & Writers. 6. Patrick Sommerville attempts to write “The... Read more »

Literary Links

1. Joseph G. Peterson on This Podcast Will Change Your Life. 2. Outside The Loop interviews Michael Caplan about the Nelson Algren documentary he is working on.  3. New Yorker’s Summer Issue features three Chicago writers. 4. New City on Erica Adams and My review and HTML Giant. 5. Read Ch. 1 of Person by... Read more »

Literary Links

Check out my Chicago literary links for the week of May 30th: 1. Interview with Erica W. Adams 2. Ben Tanzer is everywhere, look here and here. 3. They Could No Longer Contain Themselves on SPD Best-Sellers and reviewed here. 4. James Tadd Adcox in Adjective 5. What’s new at Quimby’s? 6. Tim Kinsella interviewed... Read more »
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Rose Metal Press Announces a Winner

    Last week Rose Metal Press announced the winner of their 5th Annual Short Short Chapbook Contest. The judge for the contest was the wonderful Kim Chinquee, and chose Betty Superman by Tiff Holland from Round Rock, TX. The collection will be published this July, and you can guarentee your copy by subscribing to... Read more »

Breakfast With The Author 2

Mark Brand of Silverthought Press is back with his second installment of Breakfast With The Author. This Mark has Gina Frangello (Slut Lullabies) and Kathleen Rooney (Rose Metal Press).

Color Plates from Adam Golaski

The latest release from Rose Metal Plates is a collection micro fictions from Adam Golaski called Color Plates. You can read a story from the collection called “Boy With Cherries” right here. Adam will be reading from the collection this Sunday at The Whistler at 6pm.
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We Know What We Are

It is always difficult to pick up a book written by someone that you have talked with many time, heard read in various settings, and become friends with. You feel you know what will lie between the covers, and at times it seems like you don’t experience the work in the same way. When I... Read more »