December 2, 2019

Treat yourself with a reading of our tenth addition of PPM. We've got guacamole recipes, mermaid attacks, and more. Give it a click. You know you want to. 

August 6, 2018

“I really began to seriously explore the craft of telling stories in the spring and summer of 2012 during a sabbatical where I was charged with adapting a screenplay,” Konrad Winters, Associate Professor in Communications and Theatre Arts, explained. Although Winters m...

June 15, 2018

Don't forget to send us your beautiful art, stories, and poetry for the next issue of PPM. 

November 29, 2017

Now that Thanksgiving is over, Christmas is on the way. Which means, so is the second issue of Penultimate Peanut, coming out December 1st. We’ve got some excellent poetry, short stories, and artwork heading your way.

September 12, 2017

If you're interested in meeting with the Penultimate Peanut staff, you can find us at the Hampton Roads Writers Convention this weekend. Come stop by our table for snacks, cool flyers, or just to say "hi". 

You can register for the conference at their website.

September 1, 2017

We are excited to present Penultimate Peanut's very first issue. In this magazine, look forward to pieces about life, death, and grocery stores. Read, like, share, subscribe.

July 14, 2017

Check out our rad t-shirts now available for purchase over on our store page. And don't forget to submit your work on August 1st through the 31st.

We begin reading for the fall issue of Penultimate Peanut, your friendly neighborhood Hampton Roads lit mag, on August 1st, 2017. Be sure to submit. We want your words! (And your artwork.)

The Muse, located in Norfolk, VA, has classes for creative writing. And well, we think they're pretty swell. Check them out here. 

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