Tag: creative writing

Scenes: AHHR Celebrates Issue 7!

Scenes from the release party for Issue 7 of the After Happy Hour Review. Featured Readers included Robert Hartley, Bradley J. Fest, Celine Roberts, Daniel Parme, and Daniel Shapiro.

2016 Pushcart Nominations Announced!

After Happy Hour Review is proud to announce its 2016 Pushcart Prize nominees:

“Celica” by Kristofer Collins (Issue 5)

“Resolute” by Ralph Culver (Issue 5)

“Transit” by H. Gan (Issue 5)

“When Trying to Trick Me, Do” by Kelly Jones (Issue 6)

“Armada” by Jim Meirose (Issue 5)

“Big Alabama and the Dumb Boyfriend” by James Valvis (Issue 6)

Congratulation to all our nominees!

Final Reader announced and it is… 10 Days until Release of AHHR

I find it difficult to believe this little journal, hatched in a hazy conceptualization at Lou’s Corner Bar after one autumn workshop is growing before our collective eyes into a concrete reality of wonder and panache. Be there with us as the journal takes its first step on Thursday, March 27 at Assemble Pittsburgh, doors open at 7:30pm. This is…

Deadlines pass

Our deadline for the first issue of the After Happy Hour Review came to a close last Friday, February 21. AHHR editors have gotten a lot of great submissions to read and discuss. Though the deadline for this journal has passed, the journal’s staff will continue to read work on a rolling basis.

Journal to debut at Assemble, Thursday 3/27

Hey friends, I haven’t posted anything in a while, so what a great time to show off a brand new flyer created by the workshop’s very own Martin Van Velsen: Check out this press release here! So, now we’re really getting geared up for the much-anticipated release of the After Happy Hour Review.  Editors have started to meet weekly and are…

Achievements unlocked; Venue Change; Sprout Fund Approves Funding to HAHH

If a year ago, someone told me the Hour After Happy Hour would run out of space at The Big Idea Bookstore, I probably would have said nothing, or erhmmm, and then kept walking – because I’m kind of shy.  But if (in this completely unrealistic scenario) this ominous, portent-filled, & garrulous individual added that HAHH had been awarded a SEED…

Tripping on Pistachios

Before I get into the recaps. I really want to let you know you should come to our first reading – it’s going to be a blast .- https://www.facebook.com/events/441058106013846/ Two weeks ago our minds were smashed open by submissions from Mike Lambert and Gina Bacola. Mike’s fifth submission to the group continued his novel “Young People” and we were introduced to…