Monthly Archives: May 2017

Update and Our Newest Review

More than a thousand visitors have been perused the pages of 4Ties in the month of May and we’re over 300 submissions for Issue VI. Thank you for the support and keep those submissions coming. We are in need of a … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen

In The Refugees, Viet Thanh Nguyen continues his exploration of war’s effect on Vietnam and its people. The characters in these eight intimate, densely woven stories are scarred in a multitude of ways, psychologically damaged from their traumas, yet doggedly … Continue reading

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Update and a New Feature

We’re less than halfway through our open submission period and we’ve received over 200 submissions for issue VI! There were over 3500 pages viewed by 1100 visitors from the last week in April through last week. Thank you for the … Continue reading

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Submissions & New Work from a Favorite Author

We received our 150th submission on day 12 of our open submission period.  Thank you for the support! We are busy reading these early submissions and like what we’re seeing. Please keep them coming; we are open to submissions unit … Continue reading

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Book Review: “Strange Company” by Jean Ryan

Reviewer Matthew W Larrimore   Interest in Eco-lit is rising faster than sea levels and Jean Ryan’s “Strange Company;” the author’s 3rd full-length publication and 2nd collection of short stories may just breach the levy for some readers. Ryan plies … Continue reading

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What a weekend!

Four Ties’ first weekend open to submissions for Issue VI was rather successful. We received nearly 70 submissions; that includes our first two Graphically Storytelling submissions ever! Please keep those submissions coming and spread the word that 4Ties is open … Continue reading

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We are Open for Submissions

We are open to submissions for Issue VI Volume i. It is once again a themed issue; we’ll be returning to the idea of “Work” for our theme.  Whether it’s homework, housework, working on yourself, to save the planet, or about … Continue reading

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