Editor's Note 5/22

La cucina Γ¨ una bricconcella; spesso e volentieri fa disperare.
Cooking is a little bastard, it often and intentionally causes despair.
Pellegrino Artusi

Welcome to our eighth and May issue! And thank you to our contributors who tried this issue’s writing challenge or submitted pieces based on the “recipe” theme. Where applicable, theme pieces are noted under the title of each.

And with this issue, we have now published well over 100 talented and accomplished authors, which we view as a milestone for a journal we started around six months ago!

In this installment, we present poetry by:

Carl Boon πŸ”ˆ
Tim J. Brennan πŸ”ˆ
Ori Fienberg
Alec Gourley πŸ”ˆ
PaweΕ‚ Grajnert πŸ”ˆ
Hiva Hosseini πŸ”ˆ
Anna Idelevich
Jones Irwin πŸ”ˆ
Dave Luker πŸ”ˆ
Ben Macnair
MJ McGinn πŸ”ˆ
Jacob K. A. Mensah
Olga Montenegro
Ren Pike πŸ”ˆ
Marc Isaac Potter πŸ”ˆ
Samantha Terrell
Victoria Twomey πŸ”ˆ

Prose poetry by:

Maggie Bowyer πŸ”ˆ
Steve Gerson
James B. Nicola πŸ”ˆ

And experimental writing by:

Greg Koberger
Richard Kostelanetz πŸ–ΌοΈ

All the best and happy reading,

Matthew Bullen
Founder and Head Editor

Send Us Your Writing or Art

To submit your writing or art, please use either of our submission accounts, whichever you prefer.

Submittable

Submit to Red Ogre Review!

Duosuma

Submit to Red Ogre Review!

Support Us and Our Authors

Red Ogre Review is run by volunteers. As such, we keep our operating costs to a minimum, but we do have some!

PayPal

If you’d like to support us, or send a tip to one of our authors, please donate via our PayPal account. We do not take any fees for ourselves from tips donated to our authors.

Donate to Red Ogre Review!

AbeBooks

Or treat yourself to a book? We receive a small commission from AbeBooks purchases.

Shop at AbeBooks!

Etsy

You might also like to check out our zine merchandise on Etsy.

Shop for Red Ogre Review Merchandise!