Punch Drunk Press is a publishing company located out of Denver, Colorado. It’s first release, Stupid Flowers by Brice Maiurro, is available now.

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If you are interested in submitting to Punch Drunk Press, please see our Submissions Guidelines.

Punch Drunk Press runs a monthly poetry series, Punch Drunk Poetry, at Mutiny Information Cafe at 2 South Broadway Denver CO 80209. There is also a Boulder Satellite of the event at the Boulder Writers Warehouse.


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Brice Maiurro is the editor-in-chief of Punch Drunk Press and a common host of Punch Drunk events including Punch Drunk Poetry, Poetry Workshop and Punketry! His poems have been featured by The Denver Post, The Lune, Suspect Press and Birdy Magazine. He has had a poetry blog for over five years at flashlightcityblues.com. He spends his free time pacing, and worried that he forgot to do something.


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Jessie Manzer is the Social Media Director of Punch Drunk Press. She will be promoting submitted content from the Punch Drunk Press website and assisting with events. She has prior experience managing social media accounts with a large following, and has worked in online marketing analytics. Jessie is a natural adventurer, with a childhood set in the center of the Colorado Rocky Mountains. She couldn’t be separated from her journal, and became lost in many great works of fiction. As an adult, she enjoys many different styles of writing, but will always cherish Science Fiction and Fantasy works the most.

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Sarah Rodriguez is the current Poetry Editor at Punch Drunk Press. She is a supporting member of the Boulder Writers’ Warehouse and Beyond Academia Free Skool. Sarah can be found reading and editing at various events in both Boulder and Denver. She loves cocktails, the color pink, and her pug (and soulmate), Earl. Follow her various exploits and selfies on Instagram @sarahstarlight.

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