New Dorianne Laux poems on our weekly page

Meg Pokrass was pleased to get a couple of new poems from Dorianne Laux, so we added those to our BLIP WEEKLY page, which combines our This Week and Features pages into one [...]

Delighted, we were

Recently to be named one of Flavorwire's "10 Online Lit Mags You Should Be Reading." We are.  You should. Read all about us (and the other [...]

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Django Reinhardt New York City Festival - Dark Eyes Live at Birdland on Nov. 10, 2005 Personnel: Dorado Schmitt, Angelo Debarre, Ludovic Beier, Pierre Blanchard, Brian [...]

An introduction to Bob Hicok

We're delighted to publish a small selection of poems by Bob Hicok, recipient of five Pushcart Prizes, a Guggenheim and two NEA Fellowships, whose poetry has been [...]

Musical interlude

Here are three tasty music units, one by Meredith Monk, one by the extraordinary Moondog, and a duet with Dollar Brand (Abdullah Ibrahim) and Archie Schepp. We hope you [...]

We been blipped

As of today we are officially BLIP, an independent lit mag heir to As is mentioned elsewhere, we have the same editorial group plus some new additions, [...]

Meg Pokrass named editor at large

We at (sometimes) RICK magazine are particularly pleased today to announce that Meg Pokrass has joined our little group as Editor at Large. She begins immediately heading up a [...]

This wonderful video


Tree museum

And from our friend Courtney Eldridge, the Tree [...]

Speaking of Cheryl

Speaking of Cheryl, maybe you've seen this piece already--Capping Stress in New [...]

Submission deadline Sept 15th

We're inviting submissions for the fall issue of BLIP, edited by Gary Percesepe and Sara Lippman. It is primarily a fiction issue, but if you happen to have a splendid essay, [...]