(b)OINKers (b)OINKing away…continuously.

Greetings and salutations all! We have some updates about the (b)OINKers and (b)OINKettes who have been kicking some publication ass over the last month. Check them out, give them love, and worship their mighty wordsmithing abilities. Katie Flynn (issue 5) has a piece...

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What Rob’s Mom Said

What Rob's Mom Said, I think, is a result of Rob's continued effort to expand my literary horizon.A few years ago he refused to give me any more Nicholas Sparks books for Christmas. All of a sudden I was reading books that I heard other people talking about.Now, with...

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(b)OINKers (b)OINKing Away

Everyone in the (b)OINK family has been hitting it hard. Check out these pieces and support! Matt Jakubowski (issue three) has a piece "Two" out in The Brooklyn Rail. Check it out here.  Tara Isabel Zambrano (issue four) has her piece "In Its Entire Splendor" out in...

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(b)OINK the Intern. The re(b)OINKing.

The third episode of (b)OINK the intern has arrived! We promised him some candy if he was able to get through all of these today.   Queries How often do you look at your phone a day? Well, this is a rather embarrassing question. My phone is basically always in my...

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(b)OINK the Intern…Harder.

Round two of (b)OINK the Intern is here. We had to convince him to come out of the corner after quite a bit of reassurance that everything was going to be ok. Queries What's the best way to repurpose a pair of love cuffs gathering dust? Well, there are a few options....

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New Staff. Great Staff.

(b)OINK is pleased to welcome some new piggies to the pen.   Caitlin Scarano joins the ranks as our newest poetry editor. She's currently in the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee PhD creative writing program and has some serious poetry chops.      ...

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35mm Fiction Contest

35mm Fiction is (b)OINK's monthly microfiction contest. Every month we will post a 35mm photo. The premise of the contest is simple: write a piece of fiction, 35 words or less, using the 35mm photo as a prompt. The word count excludes the title, though we suggest you...

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