published by The LITE Circle, Inc., a non-profit literary
organization based in Baltimore. Its main purpose is to
encourage new writers and promote the literary arts in Maryland.
It does this through such activities as small-press publishing
(LITE Circle Books and Sunrise Press), ongoing literary events
in the Baltimore-Washington area, and regular publication of a
literary calendar and area literary news and works on it's web
site. The LITE Circle was formed in 1992 by
David Kriebel, Patti
Kinlock, and other staff members of LITE Magazine
(the Journal of Satire and Creativity), a quarterly literary and
humor magazine which was founded by David Kriebel in 1989.
Financial support for the LITE Circle is derived primarily
through individual contributions, which are tax-deductible.
Membership includes discounts on LITE Circle Books and other
products, as well as free or reduced admission to LITE sponsored
events. To subscribe and support the development of literature
and literary criticism, contact them at: The LITE Circle, Inc. –
P.O. Box 26162 – Baltimore, Maryland 21210 or email:
Their web address is