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Please join us at Bookworks in Albuquerque--4022 Rio Grande NW-- on Feb. 20 at 7pm to celebrate bosque (the magazine) issue #3 for writers' readings and discussion. See you there!




2014 bosque fiction prize winners

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

"Woman's Body Found in Dumpster" by Claire Guyton
"An Apple Afield" by Malcolm Hansen
"Patron Saint of the Confederacy" by John Kachuba
"Falling on the Bright Side" by Michael Gray
"The River Reader" by Corran Harrington
"An Aptitude for Bird" by Amelie Prusik
"Netflix" by Noelle Catherine Allen
"It's Not Even Past" by Jeannette Brown
"The Barrelman" by Doug Haines

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

2014 Contest and Open Submissions Information

2013 bosque Prize winners

Winner: Nancy Allen, “A Method of Reaching Extreme Altitudes” 
Runner-up: Paula Brancato, “First Kiss” 
Honorable mentions:  
Kim McLarin, “A Boy Called Riot” 
Lynn Stegner, “Cedros Island," excerpt from a novel

Read Nancy Allen's "A Method of Reaching Extreme Altitudes" here.

Read Peggy Shumaker's "Shapeshifters" here.


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.













Purchase the 2012 issue–1 copy, $12 + $6 shipping; 2 copies, $24 + $6 shipping

To order more than 3 copies, email lynn@abqwriterscoop.com.


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