The Year that Stood Still: Instagram’s …

In the first coronavirus lockdown of 2020, we became obsessed with washing our hands, sanitising our groceries, and arranging each and every individual petal in a stunning swell of blooming flowers into still life photographs, dabbing on dewy jewels of water with an eyedropper and balancing taxidermied insects precariously on…

Author Spotlight: Dee Richards

Dee Richards is a bold feminist and award-winning essayist, new to publication. Dee studies English and Gender/Sexuality in Southern California, deriving inspiration from her/their experiences as a survivor. Her piece “The Static” (the title and focus of the work was inspired by John Cheever’s “The Enormous Radio”) can be found…

Author Spotlight: Saoirse Ibargüen

Saoirse Ibargüen is a Floridian writer and performer with a BA in literature from the University of South Florida, and an MSc in creative writing from the University of Edinburgh. Her piece ‘The World Turns’ can be found in Epoch Issue 01: Beginnings, available to purchase here. Where do you…

Questions on Writing About People, Where I …

When people begin their foray into nonfiction, I feel like the first line of questioning is almost always something like this: Could someone sue me? Should I use their real name? How much do I have to reveal about them? What about dialogue – can I make up a conversation? What about someone who is dead? What about someone who is alive?

From Eden to Modernity: On Rediscovering our …

It all begins, as so many things do in Western storytelling, at the beginning. Where man was created in God’s likeness, to rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, and put into the Garden Eden, to work and take care of it, and where,…

Art Submission Process

We here at Epoch Press are writers, artists, and creative people ourselves. It’s the main reason we are committed to not charging submissions fees; we know what it’s like to feel held back by financial disadvantage and predatory practices. We also know how it feels to submit to publications without…