Sunday, December 30, 2012

Pre-Order Elizabeth Burk's "Learning to Love Louisiana"

 Yellow Flag Press is proud to announce that our next chapbook release will be Elizabeth Burk's Learning to Love Louisiana.

Elizabeth Burk is a psychologist who currently divides her time between a practice in New York and a husband in southwest Louisiana. Her work has appeared in CALYX, RATTLE, Atlanta Review, The Southern Poetry Anthology: Louisiana, The Louisiana Review, South Carolina Review, Spillway, Workers Write! Tales From The Couch, New Madrid and other journals and anthologies. Her poems have been read on public radio, KRVS, Lafayette, La. and her work has been performed at the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Arts, Peekskill, NY and other venues in the New York area.

The first edition copies will be limited to 26 lettered copies with french-fold covers made of reclaimed maps. A second edition pressing will certainly follow, and we'll have more info on that soon.

The first edition printing is now available for pre-order. Please click the buy button below to reserve your copy.

Elizabeth Burk - Learning to Love Louisiana

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Pre-Order Erica McCreedy's "Red Winters"

The official release date for Erica McCreedy's new chapbook is February 7th, but we have a very limited number (under 20) of first edition copies available for pre-order. Here are the specs for the limited first edition pressing...

Grunge paper covers
Hand-sewn Japanese binding
Individual fascicles on 25% cotton antique laid paper
Hand scored
Lettered A-Z (26 copies)
Signed by the author
Each cover is uniquely hand-stamped using 5 different colored inks

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Erica McCreedy's "Red Winters"

We are getting ready to launch our newest chapbook, Erica McCreedy's Red Winters. Each of these 6"x6"chapbooks will be hand-made one at a time with grungepaper covers, Japanese binding, and each one will have unique hand-stamped cover art. These will be limited to a first run of under 30 copies. All copies will be hand-numbered and signed by the author. Below is a picture of the prototype with Japanese binding (missing cover art of course).

Monday, November 5, 2012

Vision/Verse 5 Call for Submissions

We are now accepting submissions for Vision/Verse 5. To submit 1-3 poems for this year's show please follow this link:

We have moved to a Submittable account to help us handle the large number of submissions we've been getting lately. There are also a couple of big ideas in the works for this year's show. It is our fifth anniversary so anything could happen...

Friday, October 12, 2012

My Father's Voice SOLD OUT!

We are sold out of Stella Nesanovich's chapbook My Father's Voice. The reception to this book was exceptional, stay tuned for any future news or re-printings.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

My Father's Voice

Stella Nesanovich's chapbook My Father's Voice is now Available. Please click the link on the sidebar to order. The First Edition printing of 26 hand lettered copies with vellum inserts is sold out, but there are still copies of the second edition printing left.

Monday, June 18, 2012

Pre-Order Stella Nesanovich's chapbook, My Father's Voice

++UPDATE++ The First Edition printing has sold out! All orders from this point on will receive the second editions, 30 hand numbered copies.

We are proud to announce the upcoming release of Stella Nesanovich's newest chapbook, My Father's Voice, a new collection of poems.

Dr. Stella Nesanovich is Professor Emerita at McNeese State University, and is the author of A Brightness That Made My Soul Tremble (Blue Heron Press, 1996) and Vespers at Mount Angel (Xavier Review Press, 2004), as well as the chapbook My Mother's Breath (Chicory Bloom Press, 2012).

We will do a first edition of 26 hand lettered copies, which is available for pre-order now. Please click the link below to pre-order.

Stella Nesanovich - My Father's Voice

Monday, June 11, 2012

Borrowing Night from Day Going to a Third Printing

We have sold out of the second printing of William Lusk Coppage's Borrowing Night from Day. We are going to release a third printing, which will be 40 more numbered copies with alternate art covers. Half of this pressing will be on green stock and the other half on rust. All orders for the chapbook will now receive the third editions.

William Lusk Coppage - Borrowing Night from Day (Chapbook)

*Apologies for the grainy iPhone photo...

Monday, June 4, 2012

Borrowing Night from Day Out Now!

William Lusk Coppage's new chapbook, Borrowing Night from Day, is now available. Please click the link below to order.


William Lusk Coppage - Borrowing Night from Day


Sunday, May 27, 2012

Coppage Chapbook Pre-orders

We are proud to announce that the first printing of Borrowing Night from Day sold out in under 24 hours. The following link will pre-order a copy of the second printing. These are also selling fast so click the link below to order.


Yellow Flag Press is proud to announce that William Lusk Coppage's debut chapbook, Borrowing Night from Day, is now available for pre-order.

Mississippi native William Lusk Coppage is no stranger to Yellow Flag Press. We have released nine broadsides by Coppage over the last five years. Now these out of print poems are being collected in a chapbook. The first pressing will be limited to 26 hand-lettered copies, with a second pressing of 40 hand-numbered copies to immediately follow. The first pressing will be released June 2nd and is sure to sell out quickly. The only way to get a first edition is to pre-order.

Please click the following link to pre-order. 


William Lusk Coppage - Borrowing Night from Day


Saturday, May 26, 2012

Vision/Verse 4 OFFICIAL Release List

Here is the list of broadsides and titles for the VV4 show this year.

YFP-65 M. Rather, Jr. - After Viewing Eye of God
YFP-66 Patrice Melnick - Dancing at Tipitina's After the Flood
YFP-67 David Havird - Eurydice's Trousseau
YFP-68 Philana Omorotionmwan - Cauchemar
YFP-69 Maya Beerbower - Dispersion of Light
YFP-70 Stella Nesanovich - The Colors of the River
YFP-71 Kevin Thomason - At the Ocean
YFP-72 William Lusk Coppage - Borrowing Night from Day
YFP-73 Hillary Joubert - Megiddo Valley
YFP-74 Clare L. Martin - The Bird in My Ribcage
YFP-75 M. Rather, Jr. - Triptych
YFP-76 Patrice Melnick - This Road
YFP-77 David Havird - Flying Blind
YFP-78 Philana Omorotionmwan - There Are Minerals in Rock
YFP-79 Maya Beerbower - Cross-Pollination
YFP-80 Stella Nesanovich - On Icons
YFP-81 Kevin Thomason - Artist
YFP-82 William Lusk Coppage - Blood and the Blade
YFP-83 Hillary Joubert - The Newness of Old Rope
YFP-84 Clare L. Martin - As We Are

Poet List Updated

All of the newest YFP poets from this year's Vision/Verse series are now in the list on the sidebar.