Monthly Archives: June 2017

Meet, Greet & Eat with Sheritta Bitikofer

Sheritta Bitikofer has shared an interview with me today. She will be just one of the authors appearing at the upcoming Author Meet, Greet & Eat at Cafe Bienville on Aug. 19 from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. She writes … Continue reading

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Paying Market: Starward Tales II

Time is running out to submit to Manawaker Studio for Starward Tales II —an anthology of speculative legends such as reinterpretations and retellings of myths, and fairytales in Science Fiction and/or xxxxPunk settings. This volume will contain stories, poetry, and visual art fitting … Continue reading

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Munster Lit Seeks Submissions

The Munster Literature Centre has opened submissions for two competitions. Their Fool for Poetry chapbook competition has published poets from Ireland, the UK and the USA. The overall winner of the Fool for Poetry competition receives €1000, second place receives €500. … Continue reading

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Poetry Mission: 52 Poems in 52 Styles

“Explore all the poetry styles you can find,” said a crazy voice in my head a few days ago. “Write a poem in each style.”  “That doesn’t sound like fun at all,” I answered. “I have deadlines coming out my wazoo! … Continue reading

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Submit to Death Rattle

Here’s a chance to submit for a live reading! Death Rattle is currently accepting submissions for poetry, fiction, flash fiction, and non fiction annually. Submissions for Death Rattle 2017 will be accepted from now to Sept. 1. If selected, creators will be expected to … Continue reading

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#MustWatch A Place of Truth

I recently watched A Place of Truth—and everything I thought I knew about poetry has turned inside out. About a traveling poet named Abi Mott, the documentary explores the world of poems-on-demand from her experiences. Unashamedly truthful, Abi makes her living … Continue reading

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Blog-iversary Number Seven

Seven years ago I started this blog. Of course, it’s a lot different than it first began. I began on Blogger and back then the blog was called DandilyonFluff.com. Before long, I had moved from the free Blogger platform to … Continue reading

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Paying Market for Poetry & Prose

The Cincinnati Review is accepting submissions for their annual Robert and Adele Schiff Awards in Poetry and Prose through July 15. One poem and one prose piece (fiction or creative nonfiction) will be chosen for publication in the 2018 prize … Continue reading

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Poetry Busking

Tonight I’m watching “A Place of Truth,” a documentary about Abi Mott who travels the country with a typewriter, writing poems on demand for tips. Another mind-blowing suggestion from John Reinhart.  I’ll let you know what I think! The Trailer from … Continue reading

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