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Leveler

Honored that the editors of Leveler have selected my poem “The peony” for publication. Each poem they choose is featured for a week along with the editors’ comments in a section they call levelheaded. The poet rarely gets to hear what the editors are thinking, so this is a bonus, to say nothing of the considerable extra effort undertaken. Thank you, Leveler!

Clade Song

Very pleased that Tim Kahl and Joshua McKinney have published two of my poems in issue 9 of Clade Song: Asteroidea and Collocation. As a bonus, Clade Song offers poem-specific related links when you click on the animals in the sidebars. Such links are provided for each poem in the issue — quite a demonstration of above-and-beyond commitment by the editors!

Here’s Wikipedia on clade: A clade, also known as monophyletic group, is a group of organisms that consists of a common ancestor and all its lineal descendants, and represents a single “branch” on the “tree of life.”

The Gravity of the Thing

Microtext Anthology

Just received my copies of μtxt 4 (Microtext), a lovely hand-bound volume of poetry and flash fiction that fits in the palm of your hand. I’m honored to have two poems, “Poem for Ocean” and “The Noise,” included in the collection.

Pedestal


Enormously pleased
to have my poem “Wing”
published in
Pedestal Magazine, Issue 84

In their Introduction, the editors say, “the three of us received and read over 6500 poems, reaching enthusiastic agreement on the fourteen pieces included herein.” Gosh. It’s an honor to have my work included with that of such esteemed poets.

Angry Old Man

Another handful of published work: five of my found poems in Angry Old Man, Issue 7. Thanks to Drew B. David, editor, and the estimable co-Angries.

Thanks, too, to Susan Chase-Foster and Victoria Doerper. We’ve been meeting monthly since January 2016 to encourage each other to submit our work for publication. Clearly, it’s working.

three more published

Hypnopomp!

Hugely pleased to have four visual poems published in issue 7 of Hypnopomp.

From Wikipedia: “The hypnopompic state (or hypnopompia) is the state of consciousness leading out of sleep…. Its mirror is the hypnagogic state at sleep onset; though often conflated, the two states are not identical.”

I am not a silent poet

The Wire’s Dream

Glint!

Carousel

Yesterday’s mail yielded a nice surprise: issue 41 of Carousel, a bi-annual Canadian print journal that focuses on “hybrid literature,” with two of my found poems. It took a while — I submitted my work to them in August 2016 — but was worth the wait.

Pontoon!

Psaltery & Lyre

Cirque

Even after the readings and book launches, it’s nice to finally have a real copy of Cirque, Volume 9, Number 2, in hand. It’s an impressive collection, and I’m honored to have a found poem on page 41.

In The News

Very pleased that The Poeming Pigeon Journal has published my poem “For Immediate Release” (p. 47-48) in their “In The News” anthology of timely poems inspired by current events.

Last Call

Raven Chronicles has been a literary light since 1991, but with the publication of Volume 26, Last Call, its life as a print journal will end, at least for the foreseeable future. I’m very pleased that the editors selected one of my found poems for inclusion in this impressive, milestone volume (page 227).

UnLost

poem

Infinity’s Kitchen

Another long-awaited publication (submitted January 2017, accepted February 2017): Infinity’s Kitchen, Issue 9, a graphic literary journal of experimental writing and art, with three of my found poems. Available online and in print.

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