New Book of Poems: Jay Passer

Jay Passer: they lied to me when they said everything would be alright 107 pages, $10 ISBN-13: 978-0998847689 ISBN-10: 0998847682 “Jay Passer is always on fire. Literary, literally and figuratively. It takes such a small spark from a everyday occurrence to breath a storm of air into a forest fire of general madness. Author photo: A man in

Call For Submissions: Ramingo’s Porch, issue 3

    Fuck Bukowski – Call for Submissions for The Ramingo’s Porch Third Issue Hey there Ladies and Gentlemen! It’s time to set your writing tools for the new theme and deadline of the Ramingo’s Porch. We did such a great party with the “Love, Spring and Revolution” issue and we want to bring you a

the Ramingo’s Porch, Issue #2

Welcome to issue number 2 of The Ramingo’s Porch, which is 2 more than any of us thought would emerge from gestation into sunlight–but we received so many fine submissions, the journey proved pretty simple, if not inevitable. The process of making a litmag exposes the pushmepullyou of history and modernity, gathering singers and storytellers

Shipping delays

Here at the Porch, we use Createspace to print books, and to ship them. This system functioned quite well until recently–sometime during the last year, the time for books ordered directly through Createspace to go from production to shipping started to increase, and as a result, their usual backlog around the holidays is, this year,

The New News: The Ramingo’s Porch Exists

Please join me in welcoming a collaboration between Mendes Biondo (RamingoBlog), Catfish McDaris (EveryDamnWhere), and Marc Pietrzykowski (Pski’sPorch), a new journal of poetry, prose, drama, non-fiction, art, and whatever else we find worthwhile: The Ramingo’s Porch. 10 bucks. No kidding. 104 pages. Is that a dime a page? I think it is. And there are

New Book from the Porch: Gangbangs and Other Mass Rallies

Gangbangs and Other Mass Rallies, by Ryan Quinn Flanagan ISBN-13: 978-0998847634 ISBN-10: 0998847631 202 pages $15 If a 202 page poetry collection sounds like a lot, well, that’s because it is a lot, and a lot is what we need just now. Ryan Quinn Flanagan brings us poems from the overbelly, the back lot, the concrete sky,

New Book from the Porch: Caramel Floods

Caramel Floods, by Fin Sorrel ISBN-13: 978-0998847641 ISBN-10: 099884764X 352 pages $25 Mmm, caramel… surreal and seeping, Sorrel’s stories dance through minefields without a sound, explode themselves over silent seas, and leave our galaxy behind on their way into the center of vision. Caramel Floods sets readers on a rowboat and shoves them toward the

New Novel from the Porch: Decrescendo

Decrescendo, by Gerry Brennan ISBN-13: 978-0-9978706-9-5 ISBN-10: 0997870699 367 pages €14.95 $17.85 A sumptuous, lyrical novel, Gerry Brennan wanders down avenues of politics and philosophy, love and death, art and culture, reading the graffitti along the way, seeking out dead ends in order to scale walls and emerge in courtyards. The novel of ideas lives