(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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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,...

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(b)OINK the Intern

Hello, fellow (b)OINKers and (b)OINKettes! Welcome to the inauguration of our "Ask the Intern" section. We asked all you fine little piggies to provide us with some questions for our intern. And my, did you ever deliver. The intern is going to field several per post...

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(b)OINKers Who Keep on (b)OINKing

You (b)OINKers are a prolific bunch! Check out what your compatriots are up to below: Audra Brown (issue 2) has a piece "Crush" in People Holding... Check it out here. Janel Brubraker (issue 4) has a piece "Clots" out in Linden Avenue It's near the bottom, check it...

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The Written Word, Out Loud.

Hello (b)OINKers and (b)OINKettes, There is an event that will further the bounds of writing and stories. Or, at least be a whole lot of fun. Plus it's in a bar. With beer. We have our first ever reading this Thursday (June 29th) at 7pm. The event will be at Sugar...

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A Quick Check Up of (b)OINKers Past

Here at (b)OINK we want to share everything our contributors are doing. Our inbox has been flooded with thankful contributors. If you don't see yourself on this list, don't worry; your turn is coming. If you have contributed and haven't seen an email from us, let us...

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