Transcending Rejection — Second Place in the Second Chance Contest Coming to You from LA

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

  The showcase of the Second Place submissions for the Second Chance Contest comes to you from New Wave and the Art’s LA tour. Upcoming Memoir Contest Hint #3: Entry may just get you prime advertising space in New Wave and the Art for your website, blog, or e-book, when you download the affliction-memoirs that [...]

Defying Rejection — Third Place in New Wave and The Art’s Second Chance Contest has a Memoir Flavor

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

  Third Place in New Wave and the Art’s Second Chance Contest gives us a taste of memoir writing. What makes a memoir piece fit the sentiment of those published by judges Amanda Miller and Sebastian Briglia? Keep checking in for the official guidelines and dates of the upcoming memoir contest. The list of Second Chance Contest winners and [...]

Rejecting Rejection — The New Wave Rises — Fourth Place in New Wave and The Art’s Second Chance Contest

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

  Here are the two pieces that ranked in Fourth Place in New Wave and the Art’s Second Chance Contest. Hint #2 for our next scene-building contest: The top memoir pieces in the vein of those published by judges Amanda Miller and Sebastian Briglia may be included in an e-book anthology of New Wave and the Art memoir authors, [...]

You Can Reject The New Wave, But You Can Not Stop It — Second Chance Contest Winners

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

  The Top 10 entries in our Second Chance for Rejected Writing of All Genres contest reflect the playful yet earnest voice we admire at New Wave and The Art, whether they are poems, short stories or essays. In order to avoid genres competing for rank and to keep the focus on the craft, we [...]

Live Literary Mind Benders

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Wave and the Art would like to thank all of you who submitted entries to the Second Chance for Rejected Writing of All Genres Contest. The winners will be announced on Thanksgiving day, when we will publish two winning stories, and we will continue to publish them in the month of December. Last year, [...]

New Wave and The Art’s No Entry-Fee Second Chance for Rejected Writing of all Genres Contest

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

  Submission Call: Give your favorite rejected writing a second chance. Select one piece of prose or up to four poems from all the work you thought was going to get bought by a magazine, win, or at least rank in a contest, but instead got you a rejection letter, and submit it to New Wave and The [...]

Read and Review for Self-Published Authors

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

 

It’s an NYC party disguised as the beatnik cafe scene in “So I Married an Axe Murderer” (Un-trust… ing. Un-know… ing. Un-love… ed?).

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

   Lyrics, Lit & Liquor- TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY SHOW Tuesday, September 30 at 7:30pm in EDT The Parkside Lounge in New York, New York   A New Wave of unpretentious exhibitionism is sweeping New York, and Lyrics, Lit & Liquor is at its center. The event will be celebrating its second anniversary on September 30th, two weeks [...]

Many Moons: A Perfect Time to Welcome Shoegaze into the Mainstream

| May 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was a love at first sight, the  one between shoegaze and me. Intoxicating guitar, no rush, simple yet potentially elaborate. Dark. At first exposure shoegaze can feel adventurously inaccessible, yet right next door to infectious catchiness. That dark bubble of velvet sound has been climbing to the surface of public consciousness since the late [...]

The Author of Nogo Gogo and Syd and Darcy on New Wave and the Art of Heroin Maintenance

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Beaird Glover, author of Nogo Gogo and Syd and Marcy on Sebastian Briglia‘s Good Lust Charm with a Chill Technique I found myself reading lines over and over, not because I couldn’t understand them, but because I wanted to memorize them. Meticulous insight and inspired perceptions jump off of every page. Briglia writes, “Cheesiness combined [...]