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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.”

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I am not a silent poet


And here’s proof:
five found poems in
I am not a silent poet,
with special thanks to Reuben Woolley.

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

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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.

Tucked!

It’s the dream that accompanies every submission: click Send at night and find your acceptance waiting when you get up in the morning. Thanks to Tuck Magazine for responding in the affirmative, with alacrity!

Split Rock Review

Streetcaked!


Streetcake is an online magazine that publishes “exciting writing that is visual, innovative and experimental.” I’m very pleased that they’ve selected one of my found poems to appear in Issue 56. (More Streetcake on Facebook.)

and yet another…

Always surprised to discover that a poem has been published for some months. Here’s one in Jazz Cigarette #5 (publication subsequently renamed petrichor).

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yet more!

Delighted to have two of my found poems in issue 5 of Riggwelter, which definitely takes the cake for journal names. According to the press, riggwelter (verb) is “a dialect word from the North of England: a sheep, having fallen onto its back, being unable to right itself is said to be riggweltered (e.g., bloody thing’s riggweltered again).”

To see the poems, at the link, click through to pages 31 and 53.

and more!

Surprised to discover five of my found poems published in Permafrost Magazine 39.2. They were accepted back in April, but I wasn’t notified that they had been published. Happy discovery!

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