“RAM 7: August 1791” just dropped and I can say that this is the storied Haitian band’s best recording to date. There’s an interview with John Edgar and Richard Morse somewhere on this website, but for now, just enjoy the product of so many years in the making. This album features many musical masters and […]
Folks who haven’t yet acquired a copy of OPOSSUM’s debut FALL 2016 ISSUE – and those of you who have but don’t have a record player – must be dying to hear what’s on that little red slab of vinyl in the marsupial pocket in back. Wait no longer! Here are the three tracks in […]
The OPOSSUM Texas debut event at Deep Vellum Bookstore in Dallas went swimmingly. It was supposed to start at 4, but by then only three people had showed up, so we waited, and by 4:30, we had a full house of 35 or so attendees and they continued to trickle in after we started. Of these, most […]
Tender Loving Empire graciously hosted OPOSSUM’s launch party/reading Friday, November 4. We packed the place with a lineup of amazing readers. The magazine is now on sale at Tender Loving Empire, Reading Frenzy, and here at our online store (see new menu item!). Here are some pics from the big event!
Opossum Magazine is on its way! Our beautiful (if we may say so ourselves) first issue is in the print pipeline and will be in our hands in time for our debut reading, 6 PM, November 4 at Portland’s Tender Loving Empire. The reading is part of the Lit Crawl which is happening on the […]
You’ve found OPOSSUM, the literary marsupial for writing animated by music! We’re excited to announce that our first issue is coming together for November release. Our debut will feature fiction, nonfiction, poems, interviews, and flash, all contained in an 8×8 format with striking cover art and a 7-inch record of music and poetry readings tucked […]
You’ve found OPOSSUM’s home. We’re still moving in. It may have formerly belonged to a fox or skunk, we think it’s an old potting shed or something, there’s a smell – not a bad smell, mind you, just, you know, a sort of wild bouquet. Just how we like it. Despite our disheveled state, we […]