How-to: Submitting Your Manuscript

How-to: Submitting Your Manuscript

Dec 05, 2018

Submitting a manuscript query can be nerve wracking, but we hope we can make the process easier for you! (If you’re submitting from #PitMad, please...

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Makahiki: The Thanksgiving Most People Don't Know About

Makahiki: The Thanksgiving Most People Don't Know About

Nov 20, 2018

Written by Sean Paul Lavine Native Hawaiians of antiquity were giving thanks long before the Thanksgiving we know and observe today. Unlike the contemporary holiday,...

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Buying the Best Gift in the Best Way

Buying the Best Gift in the Best Way

Nov 20, 2018

Written by: Tiffany Watson Tis the season; how it comes so fast. In gift giving, I am always last minute and, if you are anything...

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How to Make Your New Favorite Fall Drink: Pumpkin Spiked Latte

How to Make Your New Favorite Fall Drink: Pumpkin Spiked Latte

Oct 30, 2018

Fall is in the air which means it's time to curl up with a blanket, read a great book, and enjoy some toasty warm spirits! This fall...

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Easy Halloween Costumes for the Unique Bookworm

Easy Halloween Costumes for the Unique Bookworm

Oct 29, 2018

Halloween is right around the corner and what’s better than dressing up as your favorite book? Here at Overcup Press we found it hard to choose...

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Great Shake Out: What You Need To Know

Great Shake Out: What You Need To Know

Oct 27, 2018

On 10/18 at 10:18am, I found myself under a desk in Portland, Oregon. This happens annually for me. No, I am not in the habit...

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The Most Haunted Pubs For Halloween

The Most Haunted Pubs For Halloween

Oct 25, 2018

It’s that special time of year when we once again dawn our costumes, trick those we can, treat the deserving, and celebrate All Saints’ Eve,...

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Find your Overcup Book Horoscope!

Find your Overcup Book Horoscope!

Sep 25, 2018

One of my favorite parts of getting ready for the day is checking my horoscope. There are some great literary influenced horoscopes, like @astropoets on...

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Overcup Press takes a tour through Portland Art Museum

Overcup Press takes a tour through Portland Art Museum

Sep 21, 2018

Two of our favorite activities at Overcup Press are: reading books and wandering through museums. Lucky for us, we have a LOT of amazing books,...

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Coffee Shops in PDX to Check Out

Coffee Shops in PDX to Check Out

Jul 22, 2018

Looking for a great place to read and drink coffee? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Here is a list of Portland coffeeshops, in no particular...

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A book, a camera, and a Shelfie

A book, a camera, and a Shelfie

Jan 26, 2018

There are very few times it’s OK to make noise in a library, but one of them is Library Shelfie Day! This fun, social media...

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The Holidays are Here!

The Holidays are Here!

Dec 05, 2017

The holiday gifting season is upon us and with that comes a plethora of events. On any given day in Portland you can find a...

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Meet Karen Locke, author of High-Proof PDX!

Meet Karen Locke, author of High-Proof PDX!

Aug 29, 2017

Our brand new book, High-Proof PDX, launches in less than two weeks! We are so excited to welcome author Karen Locke to the Overcup family,...

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Book-lovin', all day, every day

Book-lovin', all day, every day

Aug 09, 2016

Here’s a funny thing about theme days on the calendar: most of us don’t know about them. There’s a Watermelon Day, Left Handers Day, even...

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Happy Birthday to Us! Overcup Press Turns Six

Happy Birthday to Us! Overcup Press Turns Six

May 25, 2016

Break out the bubbly, because it’s our birthday! May 17, 2010 marked the day Overcup became an official press! And what better way to celebrate...

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Thank You for Coming to The Tall Trees of Paris Book Release Event!

Thank You for Coming to The Tall Trees of Paris Book Release Event!

May 05, 2016

Sunlight streamed through the open garage door of Portland, Oregon's Gigantic Brewing Company’s Tap Room and Champagne Lounge last Saturday, illuminating gorgeous stacks of books, delicious...

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Get Caught Reading a Free Overcup Book!

Get Caught Reading a Free Overcup Book!

May 04, 2016

Actress Leslie Caron: Proudly Caught Reading (Image courtesy of Front Street Teens) Are you book buyer apt to cast a sideways glance before opening a...

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Buckminster Fuller’s Legacy Inspires Sustainability Projects Across the Globe

Buckminster Fuller’s Legacy Inspires Sustainability Projects Across the Globe

Apr 22, 2016

Every day, you hear about a new way that humans are harming our planet, whether it's through earthquake-causing fracking, ozone-obliterating pollution, or ecosystem-destroying business practices....

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In Honor of Record Store Day: Five Female Musicians Talk Books

In Honor of Record Store Day: Five Female Musicians Talk Books

Apr 12, 2016

Record Store Day is this Saturday, April 16th. Since 2008, Record Store Day has become a day for vinyl-lovers to celebrate the unique culture surrounding...

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April Events, Festivals, and a Book Release Party!

April Events, Festivals, and a Book Release Party!

Apr 06, 2016

The 2nd Annual Ema Show Opening at Hellion Gallery Meet naoshi at the L.A. Times Festival of Books The Tall Trees of Paris book release...

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We're Wearing a New Look!

We're Wearing a New Look!

Feb 19, 2016

We’re thrilled to unveil a new look for the Overcup Press website.                   The redesign of our site...

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Hello, Seattle!

Hello, Seattle!

Nov 17, 2015

We're pleased to be the current featured publisher in the Chin Music Press showroom at Pike Place Market in Seattle. They'll be selling all of...

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My What a Busy Fall We Have Planned!

My What a Busy Fall We Have Planned!

Sep 29, 2015

It may still feel like Summer here in Portland, but our calendar tells us the busy fall season is headed towards us, full steam! Here's...

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MusicFest NW is One Day Away!

MusicFest NW is One Day Away!

Aug 15, 2014

Publishing can be one lonely journey. We spend a lot of time working solo and putting in hours in front of computer screens. Artists also...

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