Rising Phoenix Nonfiction Winner: Interview with Andrea Reisenauer

Q: Tell me a little bit about yourself. Andrea: I had majors in English and Spanish at UW Green Bay, with a minor in Linguistics/Teaching English as a Second language. I’ll soon be pursuing my Master’s degree in Translation at

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Launch Recap

We know, we know; the Sheepshead Review launch party is the biggest event of the year, and you missed it. Or maybe you didn’t, but you’re already missing those galaxy cupcakes and the sweet sound of poetry crooned to you

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Rising Phoenix Fiction Winner: Interview with Sarah Chayer

Q: Tell me a little bit about yourself. Sarah: I’m currently a senior just about to graduate with a B.A. in communication with an emphasis in journalism. I would love to be an author, publishing fiction novels, but also publishing

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Summer Farewells

We are quite sad it has to be this way.  But the summer is upon us, and as always, the Sheepshead Review office is closing its doors for the break. What does this mean, you might ask? Well, we’ve locked

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Meet the Staff: Print

We hope by now that you’ve been able to get your hands on a copy the Spring 2014 issue. In our not so humble opinion, it’s pretty awesome. Here’s a little information about the people who made it all possible.

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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. 

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Launching in 3… 2… 1…

After 10 weeks of reading, picking favorites, and copy editing, we finally did it! We are elated to announce the launch of our Spring 2014 Issue. At the top of your screen is a preview of the cover; it’s out

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Meet the Staff: Vis Arts

It’s that time of the week again; the time where you get to see the faces of some of our staff members! We’re hard at work preparing for the launch of our second issue for the thirty-sixth volume but the

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Molly Sutton Kiefer

Molly Sutton Kiefer is founding editor of Tinderbox Poetry Journal, and the poetry editor to Midway Journal. She is also the author of a hybrid essay called “Nestuary” and the writer of a couple poetry chapbooks. Her work has shown up in Cold Mountain Review, Women’s

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On A Softer World

A Softer World is poetry bracketed by triptych image and strips of text that look like they were razored out of old books and typewriter reams. It is also bracketed by thick black lines. In fact, by standard definitions, it’s

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