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Fiction Short Story Collection by Joe Baumann

Joe Baumann's HOT LIPS centers around a group of fraternity members at a small school in upper Missouri who are linked by unusual capabilities and by the close-knit Phi Kappa Gamma (PKG).  One member can speak to food; another can breathe fire; yet another is followed perpetually by bees.  Through self-discovery, each of their quirks only grows more vibrant and illuminating than before.

Release Date: February 7th, 2023

Formats: Paperback & Ebook

Author: Joe Baumann



Fiction Short Story Collection by Zach Docter

Zach Docter's debut short story collection is a perfect blend of stark reality and the zany!  Full of ambiguous happenings, twist-endings, and deep truths about humanity, this collection will keep you on the edge of your seat and chuckling along the way.

Are the pyramids right-side up or upside down?  What if there was an app to alleviate human rage?  What's up with the moody man at the entrance?  What does it mean to lose one's mind?  Is anything real?  These are just a few questions posed in this must-read collection!

Release Date: June 15th, 2022

Author: Zach Docter

Formats: Paperback & Ebook



Poetry Chapbook by Lexis Mae

Lexis Mae's debut poetry chapbook captures the wonder, struggle, and resilience of the human spirit through a simple and accessible form. Illustrations by Kiriaki Moulinou accentuate and bring imagination to the words on the page.

Follow the young character of Sparrow as she navigates through troubling times. Sparrow's down-to-earth perspective and transformation are contagious. Sharing her most intimate thoughts and words of advice along the way, Sparrow strives to unveil a path of wildflowers and freedom.

Publication Date: April 10th, 2021

Author: Lexis Mae

Illustrator: Kiriaki Moulinou

Formats: Paperback and Ebook

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