WSR in the NEWS:
- Matt Rasmussen was awarded a Pushcart Prize for his poem, "After Suicide." published in our 2012, vol. 15 WSR. We also received two special mentions for "Dinosaur Bones" by Evan Morgan Williams and the Meridel LeSueur Essay, "Ruth Stone's Funeral" by Toi Derricotte.
- Our annual publication reading is this Friday, Nov. 8 at Sundin Hall on the Hamline University campus. Local contributors Natalie Vestin, Lee Colin Thomas, Jenny McDougal, Kyle Adamson, Alida Winternheimer, Laura Flynn, Melanie Richards, Robert Grunst, Carolyn Williams-Noren, Sonja Sharp, Mark Vinz, Mike Rollin, Amy McCann, Ethan Marxhausen and Jan Petitt will be reading selections of their work published in this year's journal. There will be a reception in the lobby of the hall after the reading. The event is free and open to the public, and WSR Vol.16 will be for sale on site. Check the WSR Facebook page for event photos.
Introducing the 2013 edition of Water~Stone Review:
Review is a beautiful, soulful journal where the unexpected voice is found
-- Terry Tempest Williams
“The impressive publication values of the beautiful magazine, Water~Stone Review, are an accurate measure of the quality of work within its pages. It’s a welcome reinforcement along the barricades of American literary culture.”
-- Stuart Dybek