About Us

Our mission...

Our mission is to e-publish poetry by new and emerging poets. We aim to create a space where poets' chapbooks avoid the politics of the literary world. We don't care about a poet's professional reputation and it won't influence who we pick to publish. Only the artistry, talent, craft, and creative genius in the work will be considered.

What We Publish...

We want poetry that magnifies the imperfections of humanity, push societal bounds, and removes comfort zones. We'd love to publish works that revise social consciousness into something raw, fresh, pure.

We dig poets like Ai, Anis Mojgani, Bhanu Kapil, Patricia Smith, and David Clewell. We dig novelists like Sandra Cisneros, Toni Morrison, Maxine Elva Beach, Zora Neale Hurston, Zakes Mda, Octavia E. Butler, Laura Esquivel, Teju Cole, and Patrik OurednĂ­k.

Our authors...

We're drawn to poets who aren't in love with their own literary prowess. These folks are humble intellectuals, curious about the world but who questions everything. Our authors tend to be those who use words to rage against society's norms to better humanity.

Our Staff...

Editor-in-Chief & Founder

Natasha Andreil is a fellow poet from the Lou and studied neo-epics and poetics at Naropa and Chatham Universities. She earned a B.A. in English with an Emphasis in Creative Writing from Webster University. She was a reader at the Hungry Young Poet Summer Reading Series, sponsored by River Styx Literary Magazine. Natasha is published with Poetry.com, The Ampersand, The Green Fuse, Whistling Shade, Boulder Weekly, and the African American Review.

Developmental Editor(s)

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Copy Editor(s)

Malobi Sinha spent the early years of her childhood in the freedom and vastness of Kenya, in East Africa; then her family migrated to Australia when she was in High School. She is the author of Non-Fiction and Fiction works, as well as appraised collections of poetry, and has had literary work (articles and poetry) published in various magazines and e-zines in Australia, UK and the USA. She also is a Screenwriter for several Film Producers. Malobi completed a Bachelors of Engineering from Monash University and a Graduate Certificate in Accounting from Deakin University and also consults in I.T. She enjoys playing the violin solo and in accompaniment, and painting artwork. Malobi lives in Victoria, Australia, with her husband. More information on Malobi can be found at her website at www.malobisinha.com.

Proofreader(s)

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Graphic Designer(s)

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Marketing & Events Coordinator(s)

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Impressive Reads Reviewer(s)

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