Parcel is a beautifully designed showcase for work by known and developing writers and artists. Each issue is a collectible volume sent to subscribers along with limited edition broadsides and postcards. In addition to publishing writers of national renown, Parcel aspires to bring added recognition to the vigorous writing community in and around Lawrence, Kansas, and is produced and printed locally.

Fall/Winter 2014 Issue Available Now!

At last, our eighth issue is now available! Featuring work by Greg Bachar, Jessica Bixel, Bradley Cole, Jeff Downey, Kristen Gleason, Allegra Hyde, Laura Kochman, Ted Kritikos, Bridget Menasche, Sara Peck, Nick Francis Potter, Daniel Sack, Lynda Sexson, Terrell Jamal

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Fall/Winter 2014 Issue Available Now!

At last, our eighth issue is now available! Featuring work by Greg Bachar, Jessica Bixel, Bradley Cole, Jeff Downey, Kristen Gleason, Allegra Hyde, Laura Kochman, Ted Kritikos, Bridget Menasche, Sara Peck, Nick Francis Potter, Daniel Sack, Lynda Sexson, Terrell Jamal

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Parcel Available at Pioneers Press

We are thrilled to have connected with the local literary luminaries at Pioneers Press, “a publishing house and small-press distro focusing on survival and sustainability on the farm and in the city, in addition to health, gender, sexuality, social justice and

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Parcel Available at Pioneers Press

We are thrilled to have connected with the local literary luminaries at Pioneers Press, “a publishing house and small-press distro focusing on survival and sustainability on the farm and in the city, in addition to health, gender, sexuality, social justice and

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Parcel News: January 25

Our Fall/Winter issue is being printed and will be mailed next week! In the meantime, we offer some great reads from our current and past contributors. Cartridge Lit will publish a video game chapbook by Sam Martone. Stay tuned! LEVELER showcases

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Parcel News: January 25

Our Fall/Winter issue is being printed and will be mailed next week! In the meantime, we offer some great reads from our current and past contributors. Cartridge Lit will publish a video game chapbook by Sam Martone. Stay tuned! LEVELER showcases

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Parcel at Lawrence Sip & Shop, 12/13!

We’re thrilled to represent Parcel at Lawrence Sip & Shop this weekend from 6pm to 10pm. Come visit our booth, grab a drink, and peruse the bounty of wares Featured artists include: Early Jewelry Patrick Giroux Wonder Fair & Friends

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Parcel at Lawrence Sip & Shop, 12/13!

We’re thrilled to represent Parcel at Lawrence Sip & Shop this weekend from 6pm to 10pm. Come visit our booth, grab a drink, and peruse the bounty of wares Featured artists include: Early Jewelry Patrick Giroux Wonder Fair & Friends

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Parcel News: Thanksgiving Week

This season, we’re thankful to be in our fifth year of sending curated and cared-for writing and art to literary enthusiasts around the world. We’re also thankful for the donors and subscribers who have helped us raise over $800 in

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Parcel News: Thanksgiving Week

This season, we’re thankful to be in our fifth year of sending curated and cared-for writing and art to literary enthusiasts around the world. We’re also thankful for the donors and subscribers who have helped us raise over $800 in

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November Fundraising Goal: $1000!

Hi Parcel Friends & Neighbors, We’re hoping to raise $1000 in November to help print our Fall/Winter issue. If you’ve enjoyed reading Parcel, looking at our art, pinning up the limited-edition prints, or even just having a free place to

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November Fundraising Goal: $1000!

Hi Parcel Friends & Neighbors, We’re hoping to raise $1000 in November to help print our Fall/Winter issue. If you’ve enjoyed reading Parcel, looking at our art, pinning up the limited-edition prints, or even just having a free place to

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Heidi Raak & The Raven Book Store win a Phoenix Award!

We are beyond thrilled that Heidi Raak, Parcel’s publisher, was a recipient of this year’s Phoenix award. Her work on Parcel, at The Raven Book Store, and with other arts organizations does a great deal to keep Lawrence’s literary scene

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Heidi Raak & The Raven Book Store win a Phoenix Award!

We are beyond thrilled that Heidi Raak, Parcel’s publisher, was a recipient of this year’s Phoenix award. Her work on Parcel, at The Raven Book Store, and with other arts organizations does a great deal to keep Lawrence’s literary scene

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Parcel News: November 3

We’re back with some Fall updates! Editor Kate Lorenz had a conversation with Jon-Barrett Ingels at The How & The Why, a podcast from Black Hill Press. KCUR featured stories curated by Parcel staffers for Wonder Fair‘s 100 Ghost Stories project.

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Parcel News: November 3

We’re back with some Fall updates! Editor Kate Lorenz had a conversation with Jon-Barrett Ingels at The How & The Why, a podcast from Black Hill Press. KCUR featured stories curated by Parcel staffers for Wonder Fair‘s 100 Ghost Stories project.

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Parcel News: October 3

Happy Fall! Here are some updates on the amazing things our contributors are doing: Sarah Smarsh’s essay, Freedom Mandate, was published at Guernica. It was also featured at Vela Magazine. Brian Oliu‘s book, Leave Luck to Heaven, got a glowing

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Parcel News: October 3

Happy Fall! Here are some updates on the amazing things our contributors are doing: Sarah Smarsh’s essay, Freedom Mandate, was published at Guernica. It was also featured at Vela Magazine. Brian Oliu‘s book, Leave Luck to Heaven, got a glowing

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Parcel News: September 12

It looks and feels like fall in Parcel-land. This is our breaking news, as the seasons change: Caitlin Thornbrugh’s essay, “Ahuacatl Agovago Avocado: The Corrupt Alligator Pear,” from our Spring/Summer 2013 issue, was named a notable essay by Best American

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Parcel News: September 12

It looks and feels like fall in Parcel-land. This is our breaking news, as the seasons change: Caitlin Thornbrugh’s essay, “Ahuacatl Agovago Avocado: The Corrupt Alligator Pear,” from our Spring/Summer 2013 issue, was named a notable essay by Best American

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