Touché! A Tournament of Words (+ our launch party)

Saturday October 19th, 7:00 PM at 118 Elliot 118 Elliot Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301 A night of mischief, joymaking, and word games to celebrate the launch of Mount Island, the new magazine for rural LGBTQ+ and POC writers and artists! Doors open at 6:30 PM for...
Celebrating Toni: A Memorial in Her Own Words

Celebrating Toni: A Memorial in Her Own Words

Saturday, September 14, 7-9 pm at 118 Elliot 118 Elliot Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301 On Saturday, September 14th there will be a community celebration to honor the words, life, brilliance, and influence of the great Toni Morrison. The event will feature local writers...

Staff Q&A: Brianna Stallings

Staff Q&A: Brianna Stallings M. Brianna Stallings | Managing Editor, Nonfiction Editor mbriannastallings.contently.com M. Brianna Stallings is a writer and editor, though she prefers the title “Professional Word Wrangler.” She has almost 20 years of experience in...

Staff Q&A: Jasminum McMullen

Staff Q&A: Jasminum McMullen Jasminum McMullen | Editor, Fiction & Poetry Jasminum McMullen is a Sharpie pen enthusiast, a Jackson family nerd, and daughter of Oak Park, Illinois. Her poems and fiction have appeared in CRAM, Journal of Modern Poetry (JOMP),...

Staff Q&A: Desmond Peeples

Staff Q&A: Desmond Peeples Desmond Peeples | Editor in Chief desmondpeeples.com Desmond Peeples’ fiction, poetry, and nonfiction have appeared in Five [Quarterly], Big Bridge, Goreyesque, Hunger Mountain, and elsewhere, and their original music is released...