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So to Speak is Open for Submissions to the Fall 2014 Issue!

Editors

Despite the arctic temperatures and after-holidays depression, So to Speak is open for submissions to our Fall 2014 issue! The Fall 2014 issue will feature the work of our fiction contest winner, as well as the usual heaping helping of fresh poetry and intriguing nonfiction.

Submissions to all genres will be accepted from January 1 to March 15 through our Submission Manager.

We’re very excited to announce that our fiction …

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May News Round-Up

Editors

Happy summer! This month the StS team is busy preparing the summer online issue, which will debut in July. The new staff is in place and settling into their new roles: Michele Johnson, Editor-in-Chief; Erin McDaniel, Managing Editor; Liz Egan, Fiction Editor; Jessie Szalay, Nonfiction Editor; and Amber Cook, Poetry Editor. We’re looking forward to a year of reading new submissions and putting together a …

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April News Round-Up

Editors

Happy May, everyone! We had a stellar group of blog posts this past month and a really terrific Will Read for Women donation drive in Washington DC. This month the StS team will make the final edits for our 2013 Fall issue and prepare the rising staff to take over their new roles as current editors charge to graduate with their MFA degrees from George …

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What? You Birth at Home AND You’re a Feminist?

Editors

I was pregnant three weeks after I was married. It was unexpected, delaying my undergraduate graduation for longer than I care to admit and derailing my plans for graduate school until a later season in my life. I was just getting comfortable in my feminist skin, full of enthusiasm for equality and full agency for women in our society.

I still remember the day I called to …

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