As usual, Peauxdunque’s been a busy place, with plenty new publication and competition news.
Some excellent upcoming publications are in line already for 2016!
- Maurice Carlos Ruffin will see his short story, “The Children of New Orleans,” published in the print edition of AGNI in April 2016.
- Tad Bartlett‘s memoir/essay, “My Time With You,” has been selected to appear in the “Americana” issue of The Chautauqua Literary Journal, due out in June 2016.
- And Zach Bartlett (related to Tad in Peauxdunque-spirit only) will have his short story, “Steam & Hot Air,” published in Mad Scientist Journal in August 2016.
Check out our Facebook page for links to Peauxdunque work as it appears.
In addition, Peauxdunque again placed highly in the various categories of the 2015 William Faulkner-William Wisdom writing competition, put on by the Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society in conjunction with its annual Words & Music Conference. Tad Bartlett and J.Ed. Marston‘s collaborative novel, The Truth Project, made the Short List for the prize in the novel category; Tad‘s novella, “Marchers’ Season,” was on the Short List for the prize in the novella category; J.Ed.‘s stories, “Search for Missing Girl Continues” and “Saying No,” were a Finalist and a Semi-Finalist, respectively, in the short story category; and J.Ed.‘s poem, “Ulysses on the Stoop,” was a Finalist in the poetry category.
Look out for news regarding Peauxdunquian readings during this year’s Words & Music Conference, October 29-November 1.