Christopher Chambers nominated for Pushcart Prize!


The editors of The Southern Review have nominated “Amplifier,” an essay by Christopher Chambers for the annual Pushcart Prize anthology of the best of the small presses. “Amplifier” was published in the summer issue of The Southern Review.


Chambers, a writer, an editor, and a teacher, recently joined the Writers’ Institute at the University of Wisconsin Division of Continuing Studies where he teaches courses in creative writing, provides manuscript critiques, directs the Weekend With Your Novel conference, and is Managing Editor of Midwest Review.



Jonathan Muzzal short story in New Ohio Review!

Congratulations to Jonathan Muzzall of Helena, Montana, on the publication of his short story, “A Whole Lot of Men with Guns,” in New Ohio Review, issue 18, published this fall.nor18cover

Jonathan used our Manuscript Critique Service and received help from writing coach Christine DeSmet to polish the story. Jonathan’s stories have also appeared in Rosebud, Beloit Fiction Journal, and elsewhere. He lived in Madison, Wisconsin for ten years before moving to Helena where he now works for the Lewis & Clark Library.