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fiction, poetry, non-fiction and art  combined together

The Beautiful Losers Multi Art Group is an independent collective – a group of artists who grew tired of the banality of the official art world itself, and wanted to jumpstart a revolution.

Our goal is to find, nurture and promote up-and-coming artists who are rejected from the mainstream due to their controversial, alternative, avant-garde nature.

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Our published artists

We receive hundreds of submissions, but publish only the best.

FICTION

“We have our Arts so we won’t die of Truth.”
~ Ray Bradbury

Read our latest fiction here
POETRY

“Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquillity.”
~ William Wordsworth

Read our latest poetry here
NON-FICTION

“Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn’t.”
~ Mark Twain

Read our non-fiction here
COLUMNS AND REVIEWS

“I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they’ve always worked for me.”
~ Hunter S. Thompson

Read our columns & posts here

Our Collective

Lee Ellis

Poetry Editor

Featured in Fat City Review, Voice From the Nimbus and various other journals, Lee Ellis is a New York based poet currently living in New Haven, Connecticut. 

Richard Gibney

Fiction Editor

Author of The Perduror and of the collection Fade to Black, Richard is a talented writer and editor based in Dublin, Ireland.

Annie Bao

Non-Fiction Editor

Painter/artist and writer based in Manhattan, Annie is currently working on a book about borderline personality disorder.

Nico Carone

Art Director

Digital and media guru, artist and art lover, animator, filmmaker, musician and singer (rock music addicted), fine cook street-smart traveler.

Austin Wiggins

Co-Founder

Writer and occasional philosopher. Runs the literature blog Writings By Ender, and recently published the short story collection Bonds that Bind.

Alfonso Colasuonno

Co-Founder

Fiction, poetry, screenwriting, acting, filmmaking, activism. Co-founder of MyCareerHacker, a résumé writing and career services solutions center. Possible man of mystery.

Dario Cannizzaro

Co-Founder

Author of Dead Men Naked (a novel) and the short story collection Of Life, Death, Aliens and Zombies. Poet, Musician, Geek, Dharma Bum. Currently writing something somewhere.

Kelly Grieve

Columnist

Coattail surfing Xennial, Kelly is a pipe-dreamin’ recovering nagging parent and frumpy wife desperately trying to define herself as otherwise. 

Elizabeth Cunningham

Columnist

Elizabeth Cunningham was born in Chicago and raised between Northern Illinois and the Tampa Bay region of Florida. The bulk of her literary work weaves mythical creatures with dark, urban fantasy backdrops.

Shawn Hudson

Columnist

Shawn is a young black man from the Bronx who has a deep and heated passion for writing. He feels that as both a young person of color and a creative that it’s his job to use his voice to make a difference in this world.

Lauren Rubin

Advisor

Lauren is a Siberian black bear who served in WWI and WWII. A devout follower of our lord and savior Dolly Parton, she strives to be joyful and irreverent in all life pursuits. She thinks writing is pretty cool, but prefers alchemy, needlepoint, and calisthenics.

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