This issue of the journal Ashe includes examinations of the Rise of Logos and the Fall of Eros by Dirk Dunbar, Mary in the Qur’an by Chelsea Luellon Bolton, the Sacred Geometry of the Resurrection of Christ by T.C. Eisele; essays on magick by Julian Vayne and Charlotte Rodgers; meditations on suffering and the divine by G. David Schwartz and Robert A. Kezer; new fiction by Clifford Garstang; and poetry by Adam Shechter. Now available at your local independent bookseller, Amazon.com or RebelSatori.com … more information at www.ashejournal.com
First Annual Saints and Sinners GLBT Literary Festival Short Fiction ContestThe Saints and Sinners GLBT Literary Festival’s First Annual Short Fiction Contest is soliciting original, unpublished short stories between 5,000 and 7,000 words with GLBT content on the broad theme of “Saints and Sinners.” The contest is open to authors at all stages of their careers and to stories in all genres. The entry fee is $10 per story with a 3 story limit per author. One grand prize of $250 and two second place prizes of $50 will be awarded. In addition, the top stories will be published in an anthology from QueerMojo, an imprint of Rebel Satori Press. There will also be a book release party held during the 8th annual Saints and Sinners Literary Festival in New Orleans May 13-16, 2010. The deadline for the receipt of manuscripts is January 2, 2010.Contest details at a glance:Theme: Saints and SinnersEntry Fee: $10 US per story. Limit three stories per author.Deadline: January 2, 2010Word Count: 5,000 to 7,000Send 2 copies of each story with a completed entry form.Submissions should be in standard manuscript format. Your name and contact information should NOT appear on the manuscript.Entry forms available: Here
Christ Like author Emanuel Xavier will be reading from his work at Giovanni’s Room in Philadelphia, August 14.
Date: Friday, August 14, 2009
Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Location: Giovanni’s Room
345 South 12th Street