Encircle Publications News

August 2017

Chapbook Contest call for submissions

By |August 2nd, 2017

Call for submissions!
Since 2011 Encircle Publications has offered an annual poetry chapbook contest. The winner each year now receives $250, 25 perfect-bound copies of the winning chapbook(with discount on […]

June 2017

Late Summer Titles From Encircle Publications

By |June 27th, 2017


Coming August 15th
Death of a Scam Artist
by Mike Befeler
Pub Date: 8/15/17
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-893035-38-6
$20.99 Includes shipping
$6.99 eBook
“Befeler’s book is a humorous example of the new sub-genre ‘geezer-lit.’ Sometimes sad, […]

March 2017

We’re celebrating…

By |March 31st, 2017

Join us as we celebrate National Poetry Month 2017.

April has arrived! National Poetry Month begun in 1996 by the Academy of American Poets is a celebration that highlights the […]

“American Life in Poetry”

By |March 27th, 2017

We’re thrilled that Ted Kooser (U.S. Poet Laureate, 2004-2006 chose Don Thompson’s poem, “Oak Grove Cemetery” from A JOURNAL OF THE DROUGHT YEAR (Encircle Publications, 2016) for his current […]

February 2017

New Beginnings in Trade Fiction Publishing

By |February 1st, 2017

Welcome to the redesigned Encircle Publications website. We hope you enjoy looking around the site. Our fresh look reflects our new mission, and foray into the trade fiction market.
In […]

November 2016

Pushcart Prize Nominations 2016

By |November 10th, 2016

Encircle Publications is more than pleased to announce
our Pushcart Prize nominations for the 2016 calendar year!
They are as follows:
“Labor Camp” by Don Thompson
from A Journal of the […]

Edward J. Rielly brings home The Mildred Kanterman Memorial Award

By |November 7th, 2016

We are proud to announce that Edward J Rielly has won The Mildred Kanterman Memorial Award: First Place $500. The Mildred Kanterman Memorial Award is given annually by the […]

October 2016

Announcement: Annual Chapbook Contest Winner

By |October 5th, 2016

Encircle Publications is thrilled to announce that MK Sukach’s chapbook manuscript Hypothetically Speaking is the winner of the 2016 Encircle Publications Annual Chapbook Contest. […]