Gigantic Sequins is officially open for submissions and issue 7.2 is on its way, so let’s look back at our past, lovely CNF contributors to see what they’re up to this summer!

*Ben Tanzer (of 4.2) published a book, SEX & DEATH, which was reviewed in the latest DecomP lit mag; Ben and his work were also featured in the Dock Street Press podcast.

Ben Tanzer

*J. Bradley (of 7.1) landed a piece of fiction in the inaugural issue of Heather.

*Alex McElroy (of 5.2) wrote a terrific story published in Catapult.

*Janet Frishberg (of 6.2) scored callouts from the Atlantic and Vela Magazine for her essay in The Rumpus!

*Colette Arrand (of 6.2), killing it lately, wrote a new Pokemon piece for Tiny Donkey and co-wrote another piece for 7×7.

Major congrats to these contributors, and we want more CNF submissions for 8.1! Enjoy your summer!