2040 Books Contest Shortlist and Winners

2040 Books Contest Shortlist and Winners

We are excited to announce the winner and first runner-up of the inaugural 2040 Awards Contest! For first prize, congratulations to Bonnie Chau for her collection of short stories, All Roads Lead to Blood. Reema Rajbanshi is the...

Stephen Eoannou: On Rust Belt Influences

Stephen Eoannou. Photo courtesy of author Stephen Eoannou won the fiction award in the 2013 Santa Fe Writers Project Literary Award Program for his short story collection Muscle Cars, which has central themes of “loss, leaving, and of economic...

Q & A with Jeff Fearnside: Omnivorous with Inspiration

Jeff Fearnside. Photo courtesy of author Jeff Fearnside is interested in almost everything and works in many genres. Glad he can live vicariously through research and character development, he allows pieces to determine their own form, whether poetry, short fiction,...

Charlotte Gullick: Speaking for the Forgotten

Charlotte Gullick. Photo courtesy of the author Charlotte Gullick is inspired “by the stories of people who don’t often see themselves reflected in the dominant culture,” she says. “For me, this often means rural folks.” More than one reviewer has...