untethered is excited to announce its debut anthology, Release Any Words Stuck Inside of You: An untethered Collection of Shorts, published June 2018 in collaboration with Applebeard Editions!

anthology front cover
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We’ve published the first-ever (we think) Canadian anthology of short short prose that includes all three literary genres: fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. We’re looking for flash fiction, postcard stories, micro-fiction, short-shorts, flash memoirs, prose poems, poetic prose, vignettes—whatever you want to call them—anything 750 words or less.


André Babyn, Sheri Benning, Andrew Rai Berzins, Lisa Bird-Wilson, George Elliott Clarke, Lorna Crozier, Terry Doyle, Amanda EarlJann EverardSara Flemington, Kate Gies, Natalia Hero, dee Hobsbawn-Smith, Melanie Janisse-Barlow, Shari KasmanMichelle Kelm, Lesley Kenny, a.m. kozakMika LafondKatherine LawrenceAmy LeBlanc, Joanne Leow, Danica Lorer, Randy Lundy, Jeanette LynesLeah MacLean-Evans, Dave Margoshes, Mary Maxwell, rob mclennanJordan MoffattCara-Lyn MorganKaren MulhallenRosemary NixonSusan Olding, Katherine Pilon, Rasiqra Revulva, William Robertson, Emily Sanford, Leanne Toshiko Simpson, Betsy StruthersShean Sutherland, Crystal Trobak, Sarah Yi-Mei TsiangPriscila Uppal.

Cover art by Zoé Zénon.

About the Editors

Nicole Haldoupis is a writer from Toronto. She’s a co-creator and editor of untethered. She lives in Saskatoon where she completed an MFA in writing, and currently works at Grain as the editor, and at JackPine Press as an editorial board member. Her work can be found in The Feathertale Review, (parenthetical), Sewer Lid, and The Quilliad.
Geoff Pevlin hails from the sunny shores of Newfoundland and is nearing the completion of an MFA in writing from the University of Saskatchewan. He has taught literature, creative writing, English, history, and economics for the last several years in six countries around the world and has travelled to over forty others. He currently works as a teacher and freelance editor for a random spattering of publications.