Fall retreat!

Brandon from @americandreamingmag enjoys APIARY 6 #summerreading (at The Dreaming Building)

Kittens are smitten with APIARY’s latest. Find out how to get your paws on Philly’s raddest collection of literary treats here

Come celebrate APIARY 6, peace, love, and literary greatness with Sonia Sanchez, DJ PHSH, and the APIARY hive. Hear Philly’s best new writing and dance the night away with APIARY 6. Get tickets here and RSVP here. 

Come celebrate APIARY 6, peace, love, and literary greatness with Sonia Sanchez, DJ PHSH, and the APIARY hive. Hear Philly’s best new writing and dance the night away with APIARY 6. Get tickets here and RSVP here

At last, Issue 6 is here, guest edited by the prolific poet Sonia Sanchez. 
See more deets about APIARY’s latest and where to get a copy of your
own tonight at our issue launch party and literary love-in. Click here for 
more info.  

A perfect beauty of a sunflower! a perfect excellent

lovely sunflower existence! a sweet natural eye
to the new hip moon, woke up alive and excited
grasping in the sunset shadow sunrise golden
monthly breeze!

- Ginsberg, Sunflower Sutra (1955)

What to wear to The APIARY 6 Love-In Launch Party: Frida Kahlo In Philly. #phillystyle #style #poetry #philly #apiary6


I sit and write every day and it amazes me how often I repeat myself – come up with the same “brilliant” solution to a plot thread only to discover notes from years earlier where I’ve already clearly laid out the same ideas. Perhaps it has something to do with the fact that people have a tendency to repeat stories that are important to them over and over again. I’m trying to tell those stories I’ve internalized but make them come to life… 

Charles Burns on his writing process via a 2012 interview with PHAWKER 

I sit and write every day and it amazes me how often I repeat myself – come up with the same “brilliant” solution to a plot thread only to discover notes from years earlier where I’ve already clearly laid out the same ideas. Perhaps it has something to do with the fact that people have a tendency to repeat stories that are important to them over and over again. I’m trying to tell those stories I’ve internalized but make them come to life… 

Charles Burns on his writing process via a 2012 interview with PHAWKER