Writers: Protect yourself, and your work

To be a writer is to be vulnerable. We open ourselves up to criticism and rejection (especially rejection). And, sadly, we also open ourselves to predators — mostly the virtual kind, among them those who would take advantage of our never-ending need for reviewers for our books. For example, lately I’ve noticed a spike in …

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Join us at the Ashland Local Author Fair!

We are delighted to be taking part in Ashland’s Local Author Fair again this year. We will be there with lots of options for holiday gifts — from our vintage typewriter notecards to our new ACP hats to our literary apparel — and, of course, a great many books, including our newest release, Katy Yocom’s …

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An interview with author Cassie Premo Steele about Earth Joy Writing

“Earth Joy Writing is about finding joy when we align our creative practices with natural principles,” writes author Cassie Premo Steele. “It is about committing to a mindfully creative life in collaboration with nature and, in the process, healing both ourselves and the earth.” In this interview, Cassie talks about the ways in which Earth Joy …

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An interview with THREE WAYS TO DISAPPEAR author Katy Yocom

We are delighted to introduce you to author Katy Yocom and her gorgeous novel, Three Ways to Disappear, winner of the 2016 Siskiyou Prize for New Environmental Literature (it was also a finalist for the Dzanc Books Disquiet Open Borders Book Prize and the UNO Press Publishing Lab Prize). Foreword Reviews calls the novel “immersive …

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Submissions in 2019 and beyond…

Writers, mark your calendars — our next submissions period will run from January 1 to January 31, 2019. During the month of January, we will be accepting submissions of book-length fiction and nonfiction on the themes of the environment, animal protection, ecology, and wildlife — as always, we’re looking for exceptional, well-written, engaging stories. In the …

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