Posts tagged Getting Published

Let The Bugle Blow for Bo! Sheepshead...

Dust off your typing fingers and let the words fly, Sheepshead Review is now reading submissions for the new issue! The reading period for Fall 2014 takes place between August 1st and late-October/early-November, so now is the perfect time to get an edge on your competition and be one of the first few to get […]

Cliché: What, Why Not, and How

You know what cliché is, right? It’s a turn of phrase repeated so many times it pulls the curious trick of having less meaning than the simple descriptor it replaced.  On a more inclusive note, cliché can be be found in any abused writerly tool.  The constant, unrelenting exposure dulls their cutting edges against the […]

Submission Touch Ups

So, you submitted to a couple lit mags and didn’t get in.  Your friends are telling you it’s almost there, but it needs a couple revisions; or you just aren’t sure your piece is quite up to snuff.  It happens.  The piece doesn’t necessarily have anything fundamentally wrong with it.  Here’s a final touch up […]

Meet the Staff: Fiction

So you submitted a flash fiction piece in January and haven’t heard back about it yet. Who are the people taking so long to accept your masterpiece? For the first time ever we’re showing you their faces. Introducing the Spring 2014 Fiction Staff! With thousands of pages to read before the issue goes to print, […]

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