About CCR

What’s a press called Coal City doing in a town called Lawrence?  Like most things, it’s a bit of a story. The story starts when an English poet, Brian Daldorph, came to the… Read More

Featured contributors

Read work by Coal City #27 featured contributors Poetry Karen R. Porter Washing I am taking all confessions now. Line up. Phone it in. There is nothing you can say that’s too revolting.… Read More

Welcome to Coal City Review

Coal City Review #30 is at press and will be available for purchase soon. Coal City Review #27 is available for purchase. Featured poem: Hell’s Hardware Store, by Gary Lechliter Featured story: Except for the Catch,… Read More