What is Front Porch Commons? Who is it for?

[NOTE: The Front Porch Commons project has concluded. Thank you for your interest!]

Front Porch Commons, a project of CLMP, the Community of Literary Magazines and Presses (formerly the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses), provides a virtual space for sharing, produced by and for you — be a part of it! We will welcome comments, articles, essays and blog posts from all who participate in or are interested in independent literary publishing — that includes publishers, authors, readers, librarians, educators, historians, booksellers and all who care about our community. We will be announcing our editorial board soon. Topics for pieces are up to you, and could be anything from “People of Color and Indie Lit Publishing” to “History of Erasure Texts” to “How Libraries Build Small Press Collections” to “Creating Poetry for Digital Formats” to “Guerilla Distribution of Lit Mags” to “How I Partnered With My Publisher” to “The Chapbook and Zine Revolution” to…