Music to our eyes...

Workers Write! Tales from the Key of C is now available.

Call for submissions. . .

Issue nineteen of Workers Write! will be Tales from the Club and will contain stories and poems from nightclubs, discotheques, cabarets, pubs, or any nightlife spot.

We're looking for fiction and poetry about club/bar owners, managers, bartenders and barbacks, servers, bouncers, promoters, and entertainers (comedians, DJs, strippers), anyone who makes money in a club or bar.

One more thing: We'd like to see submissions about nightlife jobs from different eras.

Drop us a line if you have questions.

The deadline for submissions is
Dec. 31, 2022 (or until the issue is full).

Submit your stories via e-mail to:, or send a hard copy to:

Blue Cubicle Press
P.O. Box 250382
Plano, TX 75025-0382

Word count: 500 to 5,000 words
Payment: Between $5 and $50 (depending on length and rights requested). We do consider previously published material

May 1, 2017: Workers Write! Tales from the Construction Site won the 2017 Tillie Olsen Award for Creative Writing from the Working Class Studies Association. You can read what the judges said here.
The Overtime Series

We need your stories about the workplace from our Overtime series.

Every four months, we'll release a chapbook containing a story that centers on work. Click here for more information.

Hour 63, Walkin' Papers,
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PDF - $1.00


You can also purchase past copies of Overtime at the store.


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