10 Years of Skrittering Poetics!
The best of the first 10 years
Ten years ago, a recent college graduate with trailing clouds of liberal arts glory still fading behind him decided to make and sell... Read more
$2 off the Spring 2015 Grackle
As many of you already know, a new "Poets on Poetry" issue of the Grackle is on its way to production. Don't miss this chance to pre-order your copy of... Read more
Big Poetry Giveaway -- Today Only
I'm giving away a nice stack of poetry books today, including:
- Louise Glück, Faithful and Virtuous Night (her new collection)
- The Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins,edited by W. H. Gardner... Read more
The full-size covers have finally arrived! They look even better than I'd hoped. Now that all the parts are ready, I'll update soon with a final release date.
Sorry for going quiet everyone! Here's what's been going on:
In late Nov., I got a box full of 400 beautifully printed letterpress covers. All the wrong size. Turns out... Read more
Backers may have noticed that I have sent out fulfillment surveys. That's because I expect to be ready to send you your Grackles some time next week! I have submitted... Read more
In the last update, I mentioned that one of the contributors had withdrawn his submission. Well, the good news is that I've figured out how to fill the space. The... Read more
Three things are going on right now:
1. I'm real darn busy. I jam a little Grackling into most days, but I can't work as quickly as I'd hoped.
2.... Read more
Grackle Progress Report
Yesterday, we received a draft of the new last-page column by Rachel Shunk. This means that all the content is finally in. We're not quite ready to go to press,... Read more
Cover Production Begins
We just submitted the cover art to our phonetic neighbors at Grove Street Press for printing.
If you're curious about the letterpress process that will be used to produce the... Read more
Funded, and then some!
Thanks again to everyone who made this Kickstarter a success. As you can see, the project is 125% funded, so we'll have a couple hundred dollars available to promote the... Read more
New Rewards -- Original Art
Looking for the perfect rotting bird carcass to display in your parlor? Look no further! The next $100 backer at Grub Street Grackle's Kickstarter will get the original pen and... Read more
Jomes Interview Teaser
I'm writing up my interview with the bizarre and vexing Rictor Jomes.
An audio recording of the first ten minutes of that interview is now available on the website. Please... Read more
For the next few days we'll be punching up the new Misinformation Dissemination on practical uses for advanced theoretical physics. It's going to be mercilessly ridiculous.
To whet your appetite,... Read more