Day: January 1, 2020

Winter Reads 2020

1.1.20 It’s time for some great winter books. Normally I would’ve posted this back in December, but I didn’t. I guess I wanted to wait until the new year. Rachel Epstein of Marie Claire has her list of great winter reads… Credit source: Marie Claire The Best Winter 2019 Book Releases to Curl Up With on Your Couch By Rachel Epstein You and I both know that as much as we love getting that picture playing in the snow for the ‘gram, we’d much rather be mistaken for a wrapped burrito on the couch while reading a new book…or five. If you’re able to handle the FOMO of freezing your fingers off in a cute beanie, pass the time indoors by picking up any of these amazing new winter book releases, below. 1.‘Children of Virtue and Vengeance’ by Tomi Adeyemi COURTESY $19.99 $11.99 (40% off) read it Tomi Adeyemi, known for her acclaimed debut novel Children of the Bone, is back with her second book in the YA fantasy Legacy of Orïsha trilogy. This time around, main characters Zélie and Amari …

MidWeek Update: AWP Conference & Bookfair News

1.1.20 Hello! Starting the new year with an update with the Association of Writers and Writing Programs upcoming conference and book fair. I posted an update sometime between September through October I think, but I’m posting because some of you may be interested in attending or already made plans to attend the event. The information is below… Credit source: AWP AWP Conference The AWP Conference & Bookfair is an essential annual destination for writers, teachers, students, editors, and publishers. Each year more than 12,000 attendees join our community for four days of insightful dialogue, networking, and unrivaled access to the organizations and opinion-makers that matter most in contemporary literature. The conference features over 2,000 presenters and 550 readings, panels, and craft lectures. The bookfair hosted over 800 presses, journals, and literary organizations from around the world. AWP’s is now the largest literary conference in North America. Join us in San Antonio, TX, in 2020 to celebrate the best of what contemporary literature has to offer. Click here to register in our store today! 2020 AWP …

Letter from the Editor / January 2020

1.1.20 Vol. 8 ♠ #1 Hello and Happy New Year! 2020 is finally here. Temporary new look, but the same attitude! Shadowboxerinc is now Shadowboxerinc Factory.  We are starting the decade with great art, literature, music…all things creative. Firstly, Kesha, Little Big Town, and others are ringing the new year with new music. Meanwhile, Miami, Chicago, Steamboat Springs, and several other cities are hosts for this month’s music festivals.  Updates for AWP Conference & Bookfair will be coming shortly, with Winter’s best reads. We got many great creative things to cram in this month. With an added name comes lots of other changes.  So let’s just get this January 2020 started! Goodbye, 2019!             Featured image: WallpapersCraft