Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Art Call – Botanicals Online Art Competition

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces an art call for the gallery’s 2nd Annual “Botanicals” online art competition for the month of August 2012.  The gallery would like for all 2D artists (including photography) to send us their best interpretation of the theme “Botanicals” by submitting their best botanical and floral art for inclusion into the gallery’s September 2012 online Group Art Exhibition.

The deadline to apply is August 28th and the winners will receive extensive worldwide publicity. For further information and to apply online

Punk Hostage Press Announces Staff Addition


Iris Berry and A. Razor announced the addition of Michele McDannold to the Punk Hostage Press staff.  She will be working on the editorial staff as well as heading the Public Relations Department.

Michele was the Editor-in-Chief at Red Fez Publications from 2007 to early 2012.  She is currently the Director of Print and Special Projects at Red Fez.  Besides her work at Red Fez, Michele founded the grassroots organization The Literary Underground.  The Literary Underground's notable projects to date include:  the Underground Wiki, Citizens for Decent Literature Press and the Project U Radio Network.

More information on Punk Hostage Press upcoming titles and projects will be released soon.

About Punk Hostage Press

On January, Friday the 13th, 2012, Iris Berry and A. Razor made a pact to publish prose, short stories, poetry, creative non-fiction and well formulated rants on a new press called Punk Hostage Press. Punk Hostage Press is a Los Angeles, CA based non-profit organization that publishes well-crafted books of literature.  Punk Hostage Press is committed to providing relevant literature and opportunities for discussion and reflection in such institutions as prisons, jails, homeless and women?s shelters and treatment programs.  Punk Hostage Press aims to publish 10-15 new titles each year.  For more information about upcoming book releases and projects, please visit