Monthly Archives: April, 2018

Book Reviews

Conjoining by Heidi Czerwiec

Review by Christine Stewart-Nuñez During a recent public reading, Heidi Czerwiec described the inspiration for her new poetry collection as the theory of maternal imagination—that a mother’s thoughts during pregnancy transmit to the developing fetus and result in congenital…


Mom Egg Review on Trish Hopkinson’s Literary Blog

Trish Hopkinson’s literary blog is currently featuring our Call for Submissions for MER 17. She also interviewed MER Editor in Chief Marjorie Tesser about the publication, our focus, and what we’re looking for in submissions.  Read it here:


Nimrod International Journal Contest

Nimrod International Journal’s 40th annual Literary Awards close this month. Judged this year by Patricia Smith and Rilla Askew, the Awards feature first prizes of $2,000 and second prizes of $1,000 in fiction and poetry categories, as…


M.A.M.A. – Saskia Saunders and Martha Joy Rose

The ProCreate Project, the Museum of Motherhood and the Mom Egg Review are pleased to announce the 29th edition of this scholarly discourse, in which art and words intersect  to explore the wonder and the challenges of motherhood. Using words…