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Sheepshead’s Wanderlust Reads

Sheepshead’s Wanderlust Reads

While we patiently wait for our brand-new Sheepshead Review summer issue, our staff has picked out wanderlust-themed fiction and nonfiction novels to share! Here is a list of travel-filled fiction books recommended by our Sheepshead Review members:  Quicksand by Nella Larsen  Packing for Mars by Mary Roach  On the Road by Jack 

Sheepshead Review Summer 2021 Edition

Sheepshead Review Summer 2021 Edition

Hello everyone! We are excited to announce that Sheepshead Review will be publishing our first-ever summer journal this year! Introducing a summer journal allows us to not only take on three new staffs a year, but it also allows for a whole new chance for 

Spring 2021 Issue: In Memory of Professor Schuetze

Spring 2021 Issue: In Memory of Professor Schuetze

Every issue of Sheepshead Review involves a specific theme, typically chosen by the Editor-in-Chief and then later curated by the genre editors and the layout editor as the issue is created. For our last issue, the theme had been that of community, trying to make 

SHR Launches On Zoom

SHR Launches On Zoom

Sheepshead Review launched its third virtual issue today via Zoom. Participants from all over the country joined in to celebrate the launch event, such as Rising Phoenix judge Cristian Andersson who decided the winning piece for the Visual Arts genre. This issue, dedicated to the late 

Spring Sheepshead Review Offers a Menagerie in Honor of a Beloved Professor

Spring Sheepshead Review Offers a Menagerie in Honor of a Beloved Professor

GREEN BAY, WI—As the students and faculty at the UW-Green Bay were finally getting into the swing of virtual classrooms, the English department suffered a heavy loss that sent everything spiraling.  Professor Sarah Schuetze’s January death came as a shock to the students and the 

Rising Phoenix Judge Alex Bledsoe

Rising Phoenix Judge Alex Bledsoe

Hello everyone! Get ready to meet our third Rising Phoenix Judge! Introducing Alex Bledsoe, the Fiction genre judge, to the amazing line-up. Alex Bledsoe grew up an hour north of Graceland (home of Elvis) and twenty minutes from Nutbush (birthplace of Tina Turner). He’s been 

Rising Phoenix Judge Laurie Notaro

Rising Phoenix Judge Laurie Notaro

Hello everyone! It’s time to meet our second Rising Phoenix Judge: Laurie Notaro – the judge for the Nonfiction genre! Laurie Notaro is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of fourteen books. She lives in Eugene, Oregon, and mentors college writers at the University 

Rising Phoenix Judge Cristian Andersson

Rising Phoenix Judge Cristian Andersson

Hello everyone! As you may have seen from the title of this piece, as well as the featured image attached, The Shepard is dedicating individual blog posts to our Rising Phoenix Judges! Readers of the issue only get a glimpse of the judge as they 

5 Movies to Help Welcome Spring

5 Movies to Help Welcome Spring

If you’re from Wisconsin, you’ll know that the weather is all over the place this time of year. One minute, it’s snowing, the next it’s raining, then it’s sunny and ridiculously hot out, and then it is raining again. The past few days here on 

5 More Writing Tips to Help You Finish That Draft

5 More Writing Tips to Help You Finish That Draft

If you’re anything like me, you have a love-hate relationship with writing. One on hand, when inspiration strikes and your fingers cannot stop moving against the keyboard, it feels magical. You are on top of the world and all of the pieces are falling into