Sweet, Diagram, & Saw Palm’s Offsite Reading

Sweet will be hosting an offsite reading with Diagram and Saw Palm, featuring Maggie Smith, Dinty W. Moore, Claire Wahmanholm, Chantel Acevedo, and Tim Seibles. The reading will be on Thursday, March 8th from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM at Oxford Exchange on 420 W. Kennedy Blvd. There will be a cash bar and food. It’s a perfect opportunity to unwind after your first day participating in the AWP conference. We hope to see you there!


Lisa Romeo’s Book Signing at AWP


Lisa Romeo’s is a journalist and essayist who has contributed to numerous publications, including Sweet’s 2.2 issue which featured her essay, “Cradle and All.”  Her latest work Starting with Goodbye is a memoir set to release on May 1st. Starting with Goodbye explores the grief a daughter experiences after her father’s death, and her journey to find meaning and reconciliation with him after he has “influenced everything, from career choice to spouse.”

On Thursday, March 8th at 3 PM, Romeo will be at Sweet and Yellow Jacket Press’s AWP booth, 1109. She’ll be signing and giving away advanced readers copies of Starting with Goodbye. Be sure to stop by to meet the author and pick up a signed ARC!

Sweet at the 2018 AWP Conference

Sweet will be taking part in the annual AWP conference on March 8th – 10th! The Bookfair will be from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. All three days you can find us at the booth we’ll be sharing with Yellow Jacket Press, 1109, which will be near the PBS Stage. Drop by to say ‘hello,’ browse some of our publications, and pick up some bookworm swag. See you there!