Thursday, December 20, 2012

The End Of The World Can Wait. Fact-Simile 8 Is Happening Now

Fact-Simile Magazine #8 is officially live online and in print:
Fact-Simile Magazine #8
Click here or on the image above to view online, download a PDF or subscribe to the print version.

This issue features an interview with Rebecca Brown by Elizabeth Rollins and new work from: Rebecca Brown, Nate Pritts, Craig Watson, Zeke Hudson, Mark Young, Noah Falck, C.S. Carrier, Megan Burns, Christine Reilly, Jacob Bennett, Dennis Etzel Jr., David Wanczyk, Kimberly Alidio, Pattie McCarthy, Genna Kohlhardt, Scott Abels, Nicholas Grider, Laura Neuman, Kristi Maxwell, Chris McCreary, Jennifer Phelps and Bern Porter. Yes, Bern Porter!

Plus reviews of:

As If It Fell From The Sun (EtherDome 2011)
Eephus by Kevin Varrone (Little Red Leaves 2012)
Hurrah’s Nest by Arisa White (Virtual Artists Collective 2012)
Black-Eyed Heifer by Shelly Taylor (Tarpaulin Sky 2010)
Cutting Time with a Knife by Michael Leong (Black Square Editions 2012)

Anyway, we hope you survived the end of the Mayan calendar so you can enjoy it.

Best Regards,

Travis & JenMarie
Fact-Simile Editions

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Paul Hoover Poetry Trading Cards Are In

It's the 12th inning and Paul Hoover is closing out the 2012 Poetry Trading Card season!
Paul Hoover Poetry Trading Card
Paul Hoover is the author of more than 20 books of poetry, essays and translations, including desolation : souvenir (Omnidawn 2012), Beyond the Court Gate: Selected Poems of Nguyen Trai (Counterpath 2010) and Sonnet 56 (Les Figues 2009). He is the editor, along with Maxine Chernoff, of New American Writing and professor of creative writing at San Francisco State University.

His poetry trading card, patterned after a 1957 Topps baseball card design, features a photo by Sumit Bando and a new poem, "The Dog was Pleasant and the Cat was Firm".

Fact-Simile Poetry Trading Cards are printed on recycled paper and available for just 99 cents on our website. Subscriptions to next year's 2013 Poetry Trading Card Series are available at a discount and, as always, our 2010 and 2011 and 2012 Poetry Trading Cards are still available individually or as a complete set.

Happy (Holiday) Reading,

Travis & JenMarie Macdonald
Fact-Simile Editions

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

[ black sun crown ] by brian teare

We here at Fact-Simile are pleased to announce the official release of [ black sun crown ] by Brian Teare.

Black Sun Crown Cover
[ black sun crown ] is a series of fourteen contemporary sonnets woven together with a hauntingly elegant an deceptively subtle complexity. It is printed in a limited edition of 100 books on recycled 110# cover stock and bound in the upper left-hand corner with a black aluminum Chicago screw post.

Black Sun Crown By Brian Teare

But don't take our word for it...Order your copy of this pocket-sized book of poetry today!

Happy Reading,

Travis & JenMarie Macdonald
Fact-Simile Editions