Hunger Mountain & May Day Studio are proud to announce Julie Marie Wade as the winner of the inaugural May Day Mountain Chapbook Series.
Julie will receive $100 in prize money plus fifty 5×7, handmade letterpress copies designed and illustrated by May Day Studio of Montpelier, Vermont.
We’d like to thank the many fantastic authors that submitted, and look forward to sharing the finished product in the coming weeks.
Please check back this coming fall for another opportunity to submit to the second chapter of the series.
Julie Marie Wade teaches in the creative writing program at Florida International University in Miami. She has published eleven collections of poetry and prose, most recently the book-length lyric essay, JUST AN ORDINARY WOMAN BREATHING (The Ohio State University Press, 2020) and THE UNRHYMABLES: COLLABORATIONS IN PROSE (Noctuary Press, 2019), co-authored with Denise Duhamel. A recipient of the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Memoir and grants from the Kentucky Arts Council and the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund, Julie lives in the Sunshine State with her spouse Angie Griffin and their two cats.