Frankly, there is a use for both YouTube instructional videos and certain how to sites and blogs that escapes many people. Apprenticeships are […]

Introduction to Poetry, Issue 77

Introduction to Poetry, Issue 77

Please enjoy the slate of innovative poets kicking off 2021—a year, I pray, will be healthy, and productive for all […]

Introduction to Issue 76 Poetry

Introduction to Issue 76 Poetry


We hope that the poetry in this issue finds you all well in these trying times and that it […]

Distance Learning & Sci Fi

Distance Learning & Science Fiction

With many of our schools physically closed, and distance learning on the rise due to Covid-19, I […]

Couped Up


Abyss & Apex’s last two reading periods for both Fiction and Poetry had an incredible number of submissions. Apparently, lots of people who […]

Introduction to Abyss & Apex Poetry Issue 75

I imagine being sheltered in place is one reason why nearly 300 poems have been submitted in the month of May 2020 for the 3rd […]

Editorial: Online this Time

When there have been pandemics in the past that necessitated quarantines — voluntary or otherwise — loneliness and boredom were probably much more of […]

Introduction to Poetry Issue 74

In this issue, there is a significant amount of surrealistic work (some with formalism). As a refresher from the Poetry Foundation. Surrealism is an […]

Introduction to Abyss & Apex Poetry Issue 73

Introduction to Issue 73 Poetry

First, I want to congratulate the following nominees for the 2019 Best of the Net and Pushcart prizes:

Pushcart […]

Help Wanted

Abyss & Apex had two positions open: Art Director and Publicist

Art Director job FILLED

Welcome, Bonnie Brunish!

Note: we’ve received […]