Q: Describe what you publish in 25 characters or less.
A: ecofeminist all genres
Q: What other current publications (or publishers) do you admire most?
Q: If you publish writing, who are your favorite writers? If you publish art, who are your favorite artists?
A: Linda Hogan
Robin Wall Kimmerer
Leslie Marmon Silko
Kathleen Dean Moore
Q: What sets your publication apart from others that publish similar material?
A: We publish writing and artwork by women created in response to an age of massive species loss and ecological collapse. We are especially interested in othered ways of knowing: e.g. dreams, visions, communications with the nonhuman world and with ancestors, especially those with messages for how we might begin to heal our broken relationship to the earth.
Q: What is the best advice you can give people who are considering submitting work to your publication?
A: read material in back issues and submission guidelines so you know what we're looking for.
Q: What do submitters most often get wrong about your submissions process?
A: we require notes bridging to our mission and/or the issue's theme for both poetry and fiction
Q: What additional evaluations, if any, does a piece go through before it is accepted?
A: careful reading both by myself and my assistant editor, or in the case of poetry, by our poetry editor.
Q: How much do you edit an accepted piece prior to publication?
A: we generally provide substantive editing on every level and yes the author gets to approve the final edits.
Q: Do you nominate work you've published for any national or international awards?