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bosque 4 cover

We launched issue #4 on December 11, 2014, at Bookworks in Albuquerque. Many of this issue's contributors read from their work, which made for a lively and engaging event.

In other news, Elisabeth McKetta has joined bosque (the magazine) as non-fiction editor. You can email her at elisabeth@abqwriterscoop.com.

2015 Contest and Open Submissions Information


 

 


2015 bosque fiction prize

Winner: Karen K. Ford, "Nature"
Runners-up: Kathryn Wilder, "Mixed Blood;" Aimee Liu, "Lift"

finalists

Cathy Adams, “Little Dead Horses”
Michelle Anderson, “Cancer (and Other Unforgiveable Curses)" 
Doug Crandall, “Silver Silo Beyond”
Catherine Dupree, “Joy to the World”
Jim Fairhall, “Nui Khe”
Claudia Putnam, “Why Do You Imagine Golden Birds?”
Karen Rile, “No Ear for Languages”
Cindy Sylvester, “Into the Mystic”

Thank you to all who entered the contest this year! Don't forget open submissions each July–click on the link below left for more information.

2014 bosque fiction prize winners

Winner: Colin Brezicki, "Defiled"
Honorable Mention: Olivia Parkes, "One More Time

Read Colin Brezicki's story "Defiled" here.

Read Lynne Sharon Schwartz's poem "On Horseback" here.

Previous bosque Prize winners

2013: Nancy Allen for “A Method of Reaching Extreme Altitudes” 
2012: Sandra Jensen for "117 days"
2011: Vanessa Blakeslee for "Shadow Boxes"



Subscriptions:
$12/year; $22/2 years; $30/3 years.
Available in Albuquerque at
Bookworks, 4022 Rio Grande Blvd. NW.

Purchase the 2013 issue –1 copy, $12 + $6 shipping; 2 copies, $24 + $6 shipping.
To order more than 3 copies, email lynn@abqwriterscoop.com.

Bosque 2013

 

Purchase the latest issue (# 4, 2014)1 copy, $12 + $6 shipping; 2 copies, $24 + $6 shipping.
To order more than 3 copies, email lynn@abqwriterscoop.com.

Bosque 2014

Purchase the 2012 issue –1 copy, $12 + $6 shipping; 2 copies, $24 + $6 shipping.
To order more than 3 copies, email lynn@abqwriterscoop.com.

Bosque 2012
   

Bosque 2011 is out of stock.

 

 

   

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