Proper Tales Press
Publisher primarily of chapbooks (but a few vertebrates) and ephemera since 1979. Poetry, some fiction, a bit of nonfiction. Specializing in surrealism, absurdism, demento-primitivo. Authors have included Gil Adamson, Sandra Alland, Nelson Ball, Gary Barwin, Derek Beaulieu, John M. Bennett, Heather Birrell, George Bowering, Michael Boyce, Joe Brainard, Randall Brock, Alice Burdick, Sarah Burgoyne, Clint Burnham, Oded Carmeli, Allison Chisholm, Kevin Connolly, jwcurry, Michael Dennis, Amelia Does, Guy Ewing, Rebecca Fishow, Jason Heroux, Heather Hogan, Bill Knott, Lance La Rocque, Mark Laba, Sarah Moses, Leigh Nash, Opal Louis Nations, Lillian Necakov, Ron Padgett, Nicholas Power, Tom Prime, Stuart Ross, Jim Smith, Dag T. Straumsvåg, Paul Stuewe, Dale Tracy, Gala Uzryutova, Steve Venright, Paul Vermeersch, Tom Walmsley.
Publisher/editor: Stuart Ross