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Issue 14 of Drunken Boat: An Online Journal of Arts and Literature

I recently joined the editorial staff for Drunken Boat: An Online Journal of Arts and Literature as assistant nonfiction editor. »

Dinesh Pulandram Featured in Residential Aliens

A hearty congratulations to Dinesh Pulandram, whose short story “Evangeline Vicare” has been published in Residential Aliens: Speculative Fiction from the Seven Stars. Pulandram and I developed this story, in which a father struggles to let go of those he loves, earlier this year. Take a few minutes to read and enjoy!

Erin Wilcox Launches Creative Writing Website

This week marks the launch of my creative writing website, Uncanny Vale, where you will find creative writing samples, a new blog, video clips from readings, new social media links, and more! »

No Time: Twisted Ladders by Richard Ragan Now Available on Amazon

Richard Ragan’s science fiction novel, No Time: Twisted Ladders, is now available through Amazon in both Kindle and print editions. »

Article by Erin Wilcox Published in Copyediting

I am pleased to announce that my article on when to place a comma between prenominal modifiers has been published in Copyediting newsletter. The article, based on a series first published here in The Particular, unveils the mysterious behavior of adjectives stacked before a noun, showing that whether or not to place a comma between them is more than a matter of stylistic taste. The full article is available to subscribers to Copyediting»


Erin Wilcox is an intelligent and talented developmental editor. She identified the nuggets of gold buried in my novel’s first draft—key scenes that were the heart of the story—and gave me a focus for revision.”

Lauren Sweet,
Aladdin's Samovar

The Particular: Editing Weblog