Tag Archives: essays

A reminder: “Hollow” BPO

The fall tends to be a busy time but don’t forget about our upcoming By Prescription Only: Themed Writing showcase. This year we’re accepting poetry as well as the short stories and essays that we’ve focused on so far. The final deadline is the 14th of November but early submissions are very welcome. All of […]

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Take one of these and then get to work

If any of you are like me then you’ll consider summer a dreadful time of suffering and woe, but not to fret because this year at least we here at Drugstore Books have what you need to get through it. That’s right, our next By Prescription Only short story and essay showcase is right around […]

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The end of the year and what’s next

And that wraps up this round in the free-flowing “Excerpt from the Wonders of Cata” series by our own Nick Cody. Thanks again for the great stories, Nick! For those of you who missed a few, all of the tales can be found in our Short Fiction category and Nick’s original selection can also be […]

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By Prescription Only: Expectation

Our next showcase’s theme will be Expectation, and I’m certain that we’ll enjoy reading what you come up with (pun intended). The deadline is 01 April (that’s intended too), and we’ll start running the next series around May. Being the well respected men that we are, Paul and I have worked out a few of […]

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Plug in

As Paul posted on a few weeks back, at the end of the year here we’re going to unveil the first set of what will hopefully be a long-running showcase of themed writing. The chosen topic this time around is Privacy, and we’re currently taking any short stories or essays on the theme that are […]

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By Prescription Only: Themed Writing

It’s been a steamy typhoon flecked summer out here in the East, but now we’re back with our regular Friday posts. And what a welcome back we’ve got lined up because we’re now taking submissions for our short story and essay showcase – By Prescription Only. Here’s the deal. A couple of times a year, […]

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