Tag Archives: poetry

Who cares about your self-expression?

The Age of Poetry, such as it was, has long since passed us by. The epic poem is dead, mythologies are now related via cinematic retellings and anime-style mash-ups, stories are told in tweets and unfinished, unpunctuated, ungrammatical social media posts. The fan girls and boys have taken over. Relaying how the Death Star was […]

Posted in Thoughts on Writing, Reading & Books | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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 […]

Posted in Greetings & Announcements | Also tagged , , , , | Comments closed

This year’s BPO

Welcome back after our summer break (winter break for our Southern Hemisphere friends, of course)! To get us started we want to begin by announcing our next BPO. Our By Prescription Only short story and essay showcase will run at the end of the year this time around and we’ve also decided to incorporate poetry […]

Posted in Greetings & Announcements | Also tagged , , , | Comments closed
  • Sign up!

    Enter your email address to get our weekly Drugstore Books soda service covering books, writing, reading, and everything in between plopped right into your inbox.

  • Follow DSB on Twitter

  • Our Books