Word Fountain opens up for submissions again on Monday, September 24! We’re looking for your poems and short (preferably very short) fiction.

Just take a quick look at the following link, for our simple but important submission guidelinesContinue reading “Submissions”

Submissions Open Soon

Upcoming Online Version

We hope you’ve been enjoying the recent posts with glimpses inside the new issue of Word Fountain, the Literary Magazine of the Osterhout Free Library. We’ll continue sharing bits from the issue all week, and soon all of those lovely pieces will come together for the online version of issue #11.

How to Get Your Own

Meanwhile, we hope you’ll still want to get your hands on your own physical copy. They are truly beautiful. For residents of Northeastern PA, you can just stop by one of the four branches of the Osterhout Free Library. For the rest of North America, Continue reading “Submissions Open Soon”

It’s No April Fools Joke

On April 1st, 1980, the BBC reported that Big Ben would go digital.
On April 1st, 1980, the BBC reported that Big Ben would go digital.

Seriously, our submission deadline for the revival of Word Fountain is April 1st, 2016. Yeah, we did that. Maybe we should have said March 31st, so you wouldn’t think this was some kind of April Fool’s joke. But hey, look it as an extra day, and how appropriate is it that this extra day is Continue reading “It’s No April Fools Joke”

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