Our Best of the Net Nominees

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Extract(s) is pleased to announce our nominees for Sundress Publications’ 2013 Best of the Net awards. We were limited in what we could choose based on dates (work published between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014), but we plan to keep making nominations each year so your favorites from this summer will get their chance! … Continue reading

We Want Your Stories

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Extract(s) is always looking for great stories to share with our readers. We admit, we are are pretty tough when it comes to accepting work, but if you have something you believe matches up with what we love, let us have a look! Our word limit for stories–fiction, personal essay, and creative non-fiction–is 1,500 words. … Continue reading

2014 Chapbook Contest Winners

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After much deliberation, we are pleased to announce the winners of second annual Eastern Point Press chapbook contest! Prose Winner Responsibility, Kelsie Hahn Poetry Winner All These Cures, Kelly DuMar Because the entries this year were amazing, we also chose four finalists in each category: Prose Pictures from the Center of the Universe, Allie Marini … Continue reading

Extract(s) Welcomes Guest Editors

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While we are setting up the storefront for Eastern Point Lit House in Gloucester, we’ve asked two of our favorite writers to help us out with submissions. Joseph Riippi will be reading prose and Michael Fisher will be reading poetry. Want to get your work in front of these guys? Submit today! Joseph Riipppi  is … Continue reading

Extract(s) Vol. II Going Fast!

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Extract(s) Volume II is selling FAST! We will print just 250 copies, so make sure to reserve yours before Friday, March 14. This edition of the Extract(s) anthology features work by 90 amazing writers who published here on the Extract(s) blog in 2013. To order visit our online store soon! Thank you for your support!

Spring Forward with EPLH March Events!

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Spring into longer days this month by attending some great Eastern Point Lit House & Press events! Second Sunday Reading Series & Open Mic 2-4 p.m., Sunday, March 9 The Hive, Gloucester, MA Cost: FREE ($5 suggested donation) Our March feature is writer Joseph Riippi. His books include A Cloth House, The Orange Suitcase, and … Continue reading

Extract(s) Vol. II Available for Pre-Order

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We are happy to announce Extract(s) Volume II is ready to go to the printer! To make sure you get a copy– and to help support the printing of this fantastic collection–we are offering a brief pre-order period that runs from now through Friday, March 14. This edition of the Extract(s) anthology features work by … Continue reading

Books & Wine & Food Oh My!

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Winter blahs getting you down? Eastern Point Lit House & Press has plenty of events to keep you reading and writing as the days grow longer (and warmer)! Author’s Night at the Vineyard III 6-9 p.m., Friday, January 31 Zorvino Vineyards, Sandown, NH Cost: FREE Check out all the great Eastern Point Press titles and … Continue reading

Second Annual Chapbook Contest

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Just a little more than a month to go before the submission period closes for the second annual Eastern Point Press chapbook contests in prose and poetry! Our first contest resulted in the publication of two amazing chapbooks, A Pocket Guide to North American Ghosts by Joe Kapitan and Placemats by Ken Pobo. The deadline … Continue reading

Readers’ Poll Results!

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Our readers have spoken! Here are the results of our first Readers’ Poll: Favorite Poem 1. “The shortest poem ever written,” Rob Hicks 2. “Just in Case,” Anita S. Pulier 3. “No Privacy In Vermont,” Jessica Thelen 4. “Onset”, Gary Glauber 5. “I’ll Not Forget,” Carol Oberg Favorite Story 1. “This is Power,” David Rawding … Continue reading

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