'Elegy Department Spring' by Kay Gabriel

Selected as a finalist by Richard Siken for the 2016 BOAAT Chapbook Prize, Gabriel’s latest chapbook is a thunderous, heady sonnet cycle about beloved icon Candy Darling…. read more

'Meg and Linus' by Hanna Nowinski

Meg and Linus is an entertaining story involving two queer best friends and their efforts to navigate love and the drama of high school… read more

'Cottonmouths' by Kelly J. Ford

Through a kaleidoscope of characters, Ford’s dark novel shows us the choices people make when the world denies them good options… read more

'New Life' by Jan Gayle

New Life begs the question: what is the definition of family and motherhood? Will the disruption of two lives with a third mean survival of the relationship or its demise. New Life is a thought-provoking story with charming main characters who seem more real because of their struggles…. read more

'Wallaçonia' by David Pratt

“Keenly and precisely, Pratt depicts the voyage of a boy who wins his own sense of manhood. With ‘Wallaçonia,’ readers are treated to a wonderfully written, original coming-of-age tale.”… read more