GS 4.1’s Toby Altman is in this new ALL-POETRY Sporklet from Spork Press.

Jim Daniels (GS 2.2) has a chapbook of poetry Apology to the Moon out from BatCat Press.

The second printing of GS 6.1 contributor Dalton Day’s chapbook FAKE KNIFE is underway! Get your hands on a copy here.

6.1 Contributor and 3rd Annual Poetry Contest Winner Carrie Lorig’s first book The Pulp Vs. The Throne is forthcoming from Artifice Books July 28th. Check out her upcoming book tour dates with Alexis Pope!

GS 4.1’s Karissa Morton has 3 poems in the newest issue of Devil’s Lake.

GS 5.2 contributor Tanya Muzumdar’s poem “Halloween Night at the Pink Pony” appears in Bayou Magazine.

GS 5.1’s and 2nd Annual Poetry Contest Winner Emily O’Neill has two poems in Powder Keg Magazine and a poem in the latest Interrupture Magazine.

GS 1.2 contributor Kathleen M. Rooney’s “Don’t Fuck with the Babysitter: A Love Letter” appears at The Toast.

GS 6.2 poet Nicole Steinberg has 4 poems in the latest Powder Keg Magazine.

GS Poetry Reader Dylan Weir has a poem in the latest Cleaver Magazine.

Carolyn Williams-Noren’s chapbook Small Like a Tooth, can now be found at BoneShaker Books in Minneapolis! Williams-Noren appeared in GS 5.1.

Manuscripts by GS 3.1 contributors Candice Wuehle and Christine Friedlander were named finalists for the Tarpaulin Sky Press 2015 Book Prize. Excerpts of Wuehle’s BOUND and Friedlander’s manuscript AVANT GAUZE are featured in Tarpaulin Sky Press Magazine’s IN UTERO section.

GS Contributing Editor Sophie Klahr recently won Washington Square Review’s 2015 poetry contest, selected by Eduardo C. Corral. She also has a poem in Ninth Letter, and two poems in Tupelo Quarterly.

Announcing… the GS 6.2 Contributors!

GS 6.2, dropping this July, will feature the following wonderful and talented folks:


Greg Allendorf

Iris Cushing

Joe Lennon

Nicole Steinberg

Oren Silverman

Bianca Stone

Alison Strub

Chris Tonelli


Nina Barnes

KC Trommer


Gabrielle Bates Poetry Comics

Ingrid Jędrzejewski Flash Non-fiction


Leslie Doyle

Devin Kelly


Laura Citino

Janet Frishberg

Paul Arrand Rodgers

SUBSCRIBE to GS TODAY & 6.2 will be the first issue we send you!

Any subscriptions ordered from May 15th-June 30th will count towards our Subscription Drive– info coming soon!

Our 5.2 Contributors!

ANNOUNCING: GS Issue 5.2’s Contributors!
Please help us welcome these folks to the GS Shiny Family…
Justin Brouckaert
Michelle E. Crouch
Kayla Haas

Caitlyn Luce Christensen
Caleb Curtiss
Nick Flynn
Patrick Clement James
Tanya Muzumdar

Alex McElroy
Rachel Richardson

Dmitry Borshch
Julie Drallos
Aaron Morgan

Announcing: Our 4.2 Contributors

One of the most exciting times of year is when we have the opportunity to introduce you to the voices that will be featured in our upcoming issue. Here is a list of our contributors for issue 4.2, scheduled to drop this summer.

Poetry: Kimberly Bruss, Doug Paul Case, Nik De Dominic, Meghan L. Dowling, Noelle KocotThomas Pescatore, Kylan Rice, Jordan Sanderson, and Allison Titus

Fiction: Leesa Cross-Smith, Kate McGinnis, and J Rose Ryan

Non-fiction: Ben Tanzer and Liara Tamani

Art: Anthony Goicolea and Julia Schilling

We announced these names yesterday via our monthly newsletter. Sign up here to receive this email once a month– really, only once– to keep up with everything great going on at GS.