C O S M O L O G
CONFERENCE, March 15-18: CosmoCon 2019
PUBLICATION, May 7: Publication of SaltWater by Laura J. Braverman
PUBLICATION, March 14: Publication of Journeys with Fortune by Elizabeth Bodien
PUBLICATION, January 30: Publication of Trees of Life and Shade by Ron Searls
READING, November 10: Author Patti Lavell read from Island Chains at "Words On the Verge Series" at A Different Path Art Gallery
READING, November 10: Author Robin Sinclair read from Letters to My Lover From Behind Asylum Walls at the "So It Goes" release party at Vonnegutfest 2018"
IN THE MEDIA, November 7: Author Robin Sinclair and Editor Nina Alvarez on WAYO.fm's "The Last Word"
IN THE MEDIA, October 31: Editor Nina Alvarez on Write to Survive Podcast
READING, October 19: Author Robin Sinclair read from Letters to My Lover From Behind Asylum Walls at "Lit Club Presents: Robin Sinclair"
BOOK FAIR, October 13: Rochester Small Press Book Fair. Book signing by Steve Huff, Elizabeth Osta, Fran Morse, and meet-and-greet with Meags Downing
PUBLICATION, October 7: Publication of Letters to My Lover From Behind Asylum Walls by Robin Sinclair
IN THE MEDIA, October 17: Writer Meags Downing and Editor Nina Alvarez on WAYO.fm's "The Last Word"
IN THE MEDIA, October 17: Writer Meags Downing and Editor Nina Alvarez on "The Stuart Bedasso Show"
PUBLICATION, September 8: Publication of Early American Gothic Stories & Poems, compiled by Nina Alvarez
PUBLICATION, August 30: Publication of The Umbilical Universe by Sharon Whitehill
READING, June 21: Poet Robin Sinclair read at the "8th Annual New York City Poetry Festival" in New York, New York.
PUBLICATION, July 19: Publication of There Is Only Lampyridae by Holley M. Hill
READING, June 21: Poet John Barrale reading at the "Thursday Are for Poetry" Reading Series at the Classic Quiche Cafe in Teaneck, New Jersey.
CONFERENCE, June 16: Cosmographia Publisher Nina Alvarez was on a panel "Editing the Artist" at the first-ever Ladder Literary Conference in Rochester, New York.
READING, June 14: Author Elizabeth Osta had a book program and discussion at Barnes & Noble in Pittsford, New York.
READING, May 26: Author Steve Huff read at Valley Manor in Rochester, NY.
READING, May 18: Poems for the Camel Chapbook Launch at the GainVille Cafe Reading Series in Rutherford, NJ
READING, May 12: Poet John Barrale read from Poems for the Camel at Cornelia Street Cafe in New York, NY
READING, May 2: Craft talk and reading from author Steve Huff at the GCC in Batavia, NY
POEM OF THE MONTH, May 1: Annette Gagliardi announced as winner of the May 2018 "Poem of the Month" contest at NinaAlvarez.net
READING, APRIL 25: Author Elizabeth Osta book discussion at Story and Song Bookstore in Fernandina Beach, FL
PUBLICATION, April 26: Publication of Poems for the Camel by John Barrale
POEM OF THE MONTH, April 1: Bob Canuel announced as winner of the April 2018 "Poem of the Month" contest at NinaAlvarez.net
CONTEST NEWS, March 15: Cosmographia announces new contests: Prize for Spiritual Nonfiction and Prize for Spiritual Fiction
READING, March 13: Author Steve Huff reading at Writers & Books in Rochester, NY
READING, March 6: Author Elizabeth Osta read at Malaprop's in Asheville, NC.
POEM OF THE MONTH, March 1: Aiyah Sibay announced as winner of the March
2018 "Poem of the Month" contest at NinaAlvarez.net
AWARD, February 17: Author Elizabeth Osta won the 2018 Book Island Literary Award for non-Fiction! "For an outstanding non-fiction work with a distinctive voice, compelling story, originality and well-crafted writing, exemplifying the values of reading and promoting literacy."
POEM OF THE MONTH, February 1: Meg Freer announced as winner of the February 2018 "Poem of the Month" contest at NinaAlvarez.net
CONTEST NEWS, January 12: Cosmographia Chapbook Contest closed. Winner to be announced in February 2018.
READING, January 8: Elizabeth Osta read at GRS at Writers & Books, Rochester, NY
POEM OF THE MONTH, January 1: Sharon Whitehill and Ari Gold announced as winners of the January 2018 "Poem of the Month" contest at NinaAlvarez.net
IN THE NEWS, December 22: "Rochester Writers Wrote Some Important Books in 2017," article in the Democrat and Chronicle
POEM OF THE MONTH, December 1:
Charles Coté announced as winner of the December 2017 "Poem of the Month" contest at NinaAlvarez.net
POEM OF THE MONTH, November 1: John Barrale announced as winner of the November 2017 "Poem of the Month" contest at NinaAlvarez.net
IN THE MEDIA, October 11: Author Steven Huff, Editor Nina Alvarez, and Illustrator Fawndolyn Valentine on WAYO.fm's "The Last Word"
PUBLICATION, October 7: Publication of Blissful and Other Stories by Steven Huff
POEM OF THE MONTH, October 1: Lynne Burnett announced as winner of the October 2017 "Poem of the Month" contest at NinaAlvarez.net
AWARD: Elizabeth Osta's Saving Faith announced as nominee for City Newspaper's "The Best of Rochester: Locally Written Book, 2017"
IN THE NEWS: "Dream Your Book: Young Press Maps New Territory" article in 585 Magazine
IN THE MEDIA, June 28: Elizabeth Osta interview on "The Last Word" on WAYO.org"
PUBLICATION, June 20: Saving Faith: A Memoir of Courage, Conviction, and a Calling by Elizabeth Osta
READING, January 21: Fran Morse Reading, Canned Food Drive, and Book Sale to Benefit Dimitri House at Writers & Books in Rochester, NY
READING, December 19: Fran Morse Reading with ASL Interpreter at Before Your Quiet Eyes Bookstore in Rochester, NY
READING, December 10: Fran Morse Reading and Book Sale at Community Christian Church in Gates, NY
IN THE NEWS, November 5: Profile of author Fran Morse in the Democrat & Chronicle.
PUBLICATION, October 7: Dimitri House Stories by Fran Morse.
PUBLICATION: The Best of Follow Your Bliss, paperback
IN THE MEDIA, January 3: Nina Alvarez, editor and contributor to The Best of Follow Your Bliss interviewed by Michele Mattia on "The Life's Dash" radio show.
PUBLICATION, January 2: The Best of Follow Your Bliss, 2013 eBook (under Cordage Books)