[ 21may17 ]
Agape Editions Releases Herman Beavers' Obsidian Blues

Agape Editions is happy to announce the release of a new Morning House chapbook: Herman Beavers' Obsidian Blues, a celebratory book of proud, innovative, musical, heartfelt poems. As Carolyn Beard Whitlow describes it: "This book is black and blues and beauty, its songs a chokesob." Enjoy as a free download via our Morning House library today!

[ 21may17 ]
Sundress to Publish Ruth Foley's Dead Man's Float

Sundress is thrilled to announce we will be publishing Ruth Foley's manuscript Dead Man's Float as our final book in our 2018 line-up! Ruth Foley is from Massachusetts, where she lives with her husband and two retired racing greyhounds and teaches English at Wheaton College. Her work appears in numerous web and print journals, including Adroit, Sou'wester, and Valparaiso Poetry Review. Her poems can also be found in several anthologies, including Best Indie Lit New England, and have been nominated for Best of the Net, Best New Poets, and the Pushcart prizes. She is the author of the chapbooks Dear Turquoise, Creature Feature, and Sink and Drift. Her first full-length collection, Abandon, is forthcoming from Brick Road. She serves as Managing Editor for Cider Press Review.

[ 16may17 ]
Doubleback Books Open for Out-of-Print Book Manuscripts

If you are the author of a book that has recently gone out of print because the press closed, Doubleback Books wants to read it! Accepted manuscripts will be released as free downloadable e-books on the Sundress Publications website. Between May and July 2017, email your PDF or DOC manuscript, a bio, and information about the original publication to doubleback@sundresspublications.com.

[ 05may17 ]
Sundress Releases Lauren Eggert-Crowe's Bitches of the Drought

Sundress Publications is pleased to announce the release of Lauren Eggert-Crowe's Bitches of the Drought, which was a runner-up for last year's chapbook contest. Of the collection, author Kate Durbin says "Bitches of the Drought is Rocky for riot girls—all ecstatic anger and beat-him-to-the-punch puns." Read it today for free!

[ 01may17 ]
Sundress Now Open for Full-Length Manuscripts

Sundress Publications is now open for submissions of full-length manuscripts. All authors are welcome to submit qualifying manuscripts during our reading period, which runs from May 1st to July 31st, 2017. Find out more here.

[ 01may17 ]
Writers Coop Summer Residency Applications Open Now

The Sundress Academy for the Arts in Knoxville, TN is now accepting applications for the Writers Coop for June through August! Applications are fee free and rolling! Apply today!