Bottle of Smoke Press

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction
Subgenres:
Prose Poetry, Literary Fiction
Representative Authors: 

Charles Bukowski, A.D. Winans, Charles Plymell, Hosho McCreesh, David Barker, Neeli Cherkovski, D.R. Wagner, John Dorsey, Jenni Fagan, Joseph Ridgwell, Soheyl Dahi, F.N. Wright, Dan Fante, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Nathan Graziano, S.A. Griffin, Jack Hirschman, Richard Krech, T.L. Kryss, d.a. levy, Gerald Locklin, Gerard Malanga, Marvin Malone, Adrian Manning, Ann Menebroker, Rebecca Schumejda, Damian Michaels, Thurston Moore, Claude Pelieu, Marc Snyder, Scott Wannberg.

Book Types: 
Chapbook, Novella, Short story collections, Novel, Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback, Hardcover
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 - Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Titles per Year: 
6 to 10
Editorial Focus: 

We publish works by new poets as well as by well-established poets. Our only requirement is that the work be interesting. We are proud to have worked with some of the giants in the small press scene and to have also published many new writers and artists whose work is no less incredible. 

Contact Information
Bill Roberfts, Publisher
902 Wilson Drive
City: 
Dover,
State: 
Delaware
Zip / Postal Code: 
19904
Contact E-mail: 

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Last updated: December 11, 2013

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