AWP Conference 2015

Imagine a place filled with like-minded individuals, all in love with literature and writing, surrounded by a football field-sized fair with books, publishers, journals and more books. This is exactly what I experienced during my time at the Association of

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Introducing the 2015 Rising Phoenix Contest Judges

As final decisions are being made, I thought it would be great to introduce our judges for the 2015 Rising Phoenix Contest. For Short Prose we have Joel Hodgson, who was actually born in Stevens Point, Wisconsin! He is most

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Travel, travel, travel

Over spring break, I traveled to to London to visit my sister, who was studying there for a ten week semester. What I came to realize after my trip was how uncultured I was. Most North Americans are not exposed

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Interview with the Spring 2015 Fiction Editor

To kick off the chunk of time occurring after spring break, I conducted an interview with the Fiction Editor of the Sheepshead Review, Kelsy Rusch to learn more about her role and what led her to join the staff team.

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Interview with Past Submitters: Andrew Haugen

As we look forward for the next Sheepshead Review later this semester, we want to also remember those from past issues as well. Pictures can create thousands of words, but who knows if we are thinking or saying the words

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Interview with Past Submitters: Beau Thomas

As we look forward for the next Sheepshead Review later this semester, we want to also remember those from past issues as well. Pictures can create thousands of words, but who knows if we are thinking or saying the words

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Interview with Past Submitters: CoCo McAllister

As we look forward for the next Sheepshead Review later this semester, we want to also remember those from past issues as well. Pictures can create thousands of words, but who knows if we are thinking or saying the words

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Comic Book Adaptations: My Thoughts Part 2

Here’s part 2 of my review. SPOILERS may follow. “The Flash” 2014-present, CW One of the newest adaptations and a spin off from “Arrow,”  “The Flash,” has been received well by audiences. It stars Grant Gustin (“Glee,” 2011-13) as the

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Comic Book Adaptations: My Thoughts Part 1

As a huge fan of anything and everything superhero and comic book hero related, I thought that I would touch on the several recent television adaptations and what I think of them regarding the plot and characters. Now I’m not

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We are Making Our Way Through Submissions!

Hi everyone! Welcome to the lovely month of March filled with (hopefully) warmer weather and St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. I mean, have you had a Shamrock Shake yet? I haven’t but I’m planning on it. I just wanted to update

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