Category Archives: Rane Arroyo Series

Reading period has closed for the Rane Arroyo Series

We received over 100 manuscripts for the Rane Arroyo Chapbook Series! Thanks to everyone who sent work. Please allow a few days for us to comb through everything and double-check that all your titles are posted on our Manuscripts Received page. Dan and Ron have some winter reading to do!

New release: Oliver Baez Bendorf, The Gospel According to X (Rane Arroyo Series)

We’re so happy to release the 12th title in our Rane Arroyo Series: The Gospel According to X, by Oliver Baez Bendorf, featuring two alternate covers by Kim Charles Kay. Get your copy here!

New release: Alyse Knorr, Ballast (Rane Arroyo Series)

Knorr_Ballast_webWe’re so proud to release the newest title in our Rane Arroyo Series: Ballast by Alyse Knorr is out today to coincide with the start of our reading period for Rane Arroyo Series manuscripts. Look for the final chapbook in this year’s Rane Arroyo Series trio, The Gospel According to X by Oliver Baez Bendorf, later this month. Meanwhile, please join us in welcoming Alyse to the Seven Kitchens Press family and click here to read more about Ballast (and to order your copy).

New release: Matt Daly, Red State (Rane Arroyo Series)

Daly_Red State_webWhat better day than July 4 to bring out Matt Daly’s new chapbook, Red State, selected by Dan Vera & Ron Mohring as Number 11 in our Rane Arroyo Chapbook Series? Click here to check it out and also read about the release of Matt’s full-length collection, Between Here and Home.

Remember that 100% of all chapbook purchases for the weekend of July 5 – 7 will be donated to Raices in solidarity with Bookstores Against Borders!

Hot peek: Three Rane Arroyo titles

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We’re just mailing out proof copies for this year’s Rane Arroyo Series selections and even though it’s a bit behind schedule (volunteers are always welcome, y’all) I do hope you can feel the anticipation and growing excitement as we move ahead with fabulous chapbooks by Oliver Baez Bendorf, Alyse Knorr, and Matt Daly!

Rane Arroyo Series selections

Rane Arroyo Chapbook Series editors Dan Vera and Ron Mohring are delighted to announce the selection of three manuscripts from this fall’s entries: “The Gospel According to X” by Oliver Baez Bendorf, “Ballast” by Alyse Knorr, and “Red State” by Matt Daly will be published in summer of 2019.

Please join us in welcoming Oliver, Alyse and Matt to the Seven Kitchens family!

New release: Guillermo Filice Castro, Mix Tape for a War (Rane Arroyo Series)

Guillermo Filice Castro’s new chapbook, Mix Tape for a War, is the newest title in our Rane Arroyo Series and we’re thrilled to release it today in conjunction with his book launch/reading. 

Two covers, both designed by the author! Order yours here.