Category Archives: #Poetry

Submission Opportunities

Meat for Tea—Writing submissions should be works of prose no longer than 8,000 words in length. The theme for the nest issue is “Kid.” Themes are not to be approached literally. All writing should be sent as an editable attachment, … Continue reading

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Poetry Lives

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Review: Visions of the Mutant Rain Forest

I recently finished Visions of the Mutant Rain Forest by Bruce Boston and Robert Frazier and loved it. The writing is lush and intelligent. There is much of the classic craft in these lines and I can imagine them draining … Continue reading

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“Lullacry” Reading on SFPA

There is a recorded reading of my poem, “Lullacry,” on the Science Fiction and Poetry Association’s website as part of their Halloween Poetry Readings. I never like how my voice sounds recorded, but for this poem maybe the child like … Continue reading

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New Haiku Doodles

Since I learned so many new ideas about the many facets of haiku, I’ve been exploring the ideas and scribbling down different patterns. I don’t have anything worth writing home about yet, but here are the directions my thoughts are … Continue reading

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Almost Halloween!

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What is/isn’t Haiku?

Haiku is a traditional Japanese form of poetry that consists of three lines of 5/7/5 syllables… isn’t it? At least that’s what I learned in school. Lately I’ve come across poets who disparage the translated haiku we were raised on. … Continue reading

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Diary of a Sorceress Giveaway

Enter to win a signed “and kissed” copy of Diary of a Sorceress by Ashley Dioses from now until Oct. 27. The giveaway is being hosted by Goodreads. Click here for the link. From Amazon: The young poet Ashley Dioses has … Continue reading

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HWA Poetry Showcase Volume IV is LIVE

I’m excited to announce that the HWA Poetry Showcase Volume IV is now available on Amazon. This prestigious collection showcases the work of some of the best dark and speculative poets in the industry today. I’m proud to have been … Continue reading

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From Soraya: Interview with Jack Ketchum

Today I have another interview today from my friend, Soraya Murillo Hernandez, from Spain. Soraya speaks Spanish, and I only speak English, so our friendship has leaned heavily on technology and Google Translate. Soraya has so many, incredible interviews, I’ve … Continue reading

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