Posts tagged "fiction"
Truth Teller Spotlight: Caitlin Hamilton Summie.

Truth Teller Spotlight: Caitlin Hamilton Summie.

“We know that small press publicity is trench warfare …” After decades in publishing, where she carved out a niche as one of the industry’s top publicists and marketing strategists, Caitlin Hamilton Summie has just brought out her own first story collection, To Lay to Rest Our Ghosts, with Fomite Press. The book represents twenty-five years’ worth of story writing,...
Truth Teller in the Spotlight:  Ron Smith.

Truth Teller in the Spotlight: Ron Smith.

“I say: Tell the truth and make it sing … Every time you write, do it flat out. Don’t try to be perfect. Try to be significant. Try to whack (or seduce) your reader with the truth in every line…”   When we published our 2015 issue, “Maps & Legends,” former Virginia poet laureate Ron Smith was...
Truth Teller Spotlight - Susann Cokal

Truth Teller Spotlight – Susann Cokal

Aside from her role as the Editorial Director of Broad Street Magazine, Susann Cokal also wears hats as historical novelist, pop-culture essayist, book critic, and professor of creative writing and modern literature at Virginia Commonwealth University. In addition to her three published novels, Cokal has published fiction and nonfiction in Electric Literature, Gargoyle, The Cincinnati Review, The Journal, Hayden’s...
Contributor (and editor) Susann Cokal's third book receives praise and treats. Read interviews about "The Kingdom of Little Wounds" here.

Contributor (and editor) Susann Cokal’s third book receives praise and treats. Read interviews about “The Kingdom of Little Wounds” here.

“Nothing has value until it is given away or stolen.” “In the darkness, fear my light.”   —By Jamal Stone      Broad Street is excited to see the final copy of our very own Susann Cokal‘s latest book, The Kingdom of Little Wounds. Set in the Scandinavian city of Skyggehavn (Skü-geh-hown, rhymes with “down”) during the Renaissance, the...