The reading period for the next issue of In Parentheses is currently open! We are accepting submissions for our next issue which will be released on October 15th, 2020. The reading period for all submissions will extend until October 5, 2020. Our Volume 5 Collection has been our best year since the start of our magazine we have ALL OF YOU to thank for that.
Albi James (pseudonym) was born in Nova Scotia, grew up in Windsor, Ontario, and now lives in Calgary, Alberta. He has been a labourer, musician, and teacher – not necessarily in that order. His poems have appeared in various journals, anthologies, and in a collection. He is also the author of His Own Misfortune, a work-in-progress. Artwork by Edward Supranowicz
M. Christine Benner Dixon lives, writes, and grows things in Pittsburgh, PA. Working in both prose and poetry, her writing has appeared in Vastarien: A Literary Journal, HeartWood Literary Magazine, pacificREVIEW: A West Coast Arts Review Annual, Paperbark Literary Magazine, Tiny Seed Literary Journal, American Literary Realism, and DreamSeeker Magazine.
Margot Douaihy, PhD, is a queer writer and editor. She is the author of 'Scranton Lace' and 'Girls Like You,' both published by Clemson University Press. Her true-crime poetry project, 'Bandit Queen: The Runaway Story of Belle Starr,' will be published in 2021. Douaihy's work has been featured in PBS NewsHour, Madison Review, and Colorado Review, among others.