Poetry magazine

“I usually love the translation issues of Poetry magazine, but the March 2012 issue really knocked my socks off. It has some great versions of Gottfried Benn translated by Michael Hofman, an excellent feature on Marina Tsvetaeva, and Geofrrey Brock’s...

Review: The Weather in Kansas by Crista Ermiya

Crista Ermiya’s debut short story collection presents neat and well-observed fictions that evoke more than a flicker of the uncanny, conjuring a world in which all stories are true, somewhere. Whether in the curious tale of a boy who falls in love when a mysterious...

Looking back: An interview with Matthew Kabik

Every now and then we catch up with authors we’ve published over the years. This time we talk to Matthew Kabik, author of  ‘A View of the Moon from the Moon’ from issue ten. We liked the story a lot, and ended up nominating it for a...

A submissions call with a difference

   We just opened our issue 15 submissions call. As usual we will be accepting work for five weeks, so you have until September 20th. But this call is a little different—we are asking everyone who sends in work for consideration to also show us that they have bought a...

Far Off Places podcast

“One of the few literary podcasts I regularly listen to, Far Off Places features readings of quality short stories and poetry alongside news from the Edinburgh-based literary magazine of the same name. It never outstays its welcome.” —...