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Sitting Down with Catherine Rankovic

Catherine Rankovic is a contributor to Walrus Publishing’s Flood Stage: An Anthology of St.  Louis Poets.  She is the author of Meet Me: Writers in St.  Louis (2010), Island Universe: Essays and Entertainments (2007), Fierce Consent and Other Poems (2005) and a co-author of Guilty Pleasures: Indulgences, Addictions, and Obsessions (2003).  She has published essays…

Storytelling on the Mississippi

Storytelling on the Mississippi by Curtis Comer Abraham Lincoln, who worked in his youth on a flatboat on the Mississippi, was said to frequently annoy his generals during battle planning by interrupting them with laughter and the words, “This reminds me of a story I once heard on the Mississippi…”  Lincoln was not alone in…

From Publisher’s Desk

As a writer, I always found getting published to be a pain in the rear-end.  It was mostly a pain because after I did all the work of submitting the manuscript there was little hope of ever hearing back from the publisher and for the most part when I did hear back the response was…