Re: Winter 2015, Our Happy Solstice Issue!

We here at Referential wish to add to the seasonal celebrations with fourteen rollicking pieces. Please enjoy our Winter 2015 issue with work by Kathleen Alcalá, Ellen P. Bloomenstein, Susan Gundlach, Monica Hileman, James Kincaid, Gahl Liberzon, Peter McEllhenney, Michael Read More …

Re: Our Pushcart Prize Nominees

Breaking news. Here are our 2015 Pushcart Prize nominees. Congratulations and best of luck in the decision-making process. Robin Hemley “All You Can Eat” (story) Stephen Kuusisto “Sand” (poem) Robert Loftin “The Gospel According to Hank” (essay) Brenda Miller “To Read More …

Re: Summer 2015, or Our Quasi-Religious Issue

Our new issue has church-pancake all-you-can-eats, a lusty visit from Samson and Delilah, beatitudes, some observations on Father John Doe, and a handful of poems by a rabbi. Our authors are (in order of appearance): Robin Hemley, Stephen Kuusisto, Eldon Read More …

Re: The Spring 2015 Issue, or The All-Natural Edition

Spring is ushered in with cormorants and cows, mountain dogs, foster dogs and shelter cats, as well as plenty of human nature. Please check out all-new work by (in order of appearance) Brenda Miller, Rebecca Chace, Stephen Kuusisto, Susan Gundlach, Read More …