20th Annual Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) Poetry Issue

20th Annual Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) Poetry issue

71 Poets remember the Holocaust in our 20th annual Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) issue. Read their poetry here: MORE

April 9-15, 2018: Poetry from Elizabeth Alford and Evan James Sheldon

Elizabeth Alford

This week’s featured poets are Elizabeth Alford from Hayward, California, and Evan James Sheldon from Denver, Colorado. Read their poetry here: MORE

April 2-8, 2018: Poetry from Michael H. Brownstein and Helen Bar-Lev

Helen Bar-lev

This week’s featured poet are Michael H. Brownstein from Jefferson City, Missouri, and Helen Bar-Lev from Metulla, Israel. Read their poetry here: MORE

March 19-25, 2018: Poetry from Deborah McGaffey and Timothy Dyson

Deborah McGaffey

This week’s featured poets are Deborah McGaffey from Chatsworth, California, and Timothy Dyson from Exton, Pennsylvania. Read their poetry here: MORE

March 12-18, 2018: Poetry from James Croal Jackson and Clay Carpenter

James Croal Jackson

This week’s featured poets are James Croal Jackson from Columbus, Ohio, and Clay Carpenter from Corpus Christi, Texas. Read their poetry here: MORE

March 5-11, 2018: Poetry from Randolph Bridgeman and Marie C Lecrivain

Marie C Lecrivain

This week’s featured poets are from Randolph Bridgeman from Lexington Park, Maryland, and Marie C Lecrivain from Los Angeles, California. Read their poetry here: MORE

February 26 – March 4, 2018: Poetry from Brittany Shea and Rayn Roberts

Rayn Roberts

This week’s featured poets are Brittany Shea from San Francisco, California, and Rayn Roberts from Lynnwood, Washington. Read their poetry here: MORE

February 19-25, 2018: Poetry from Simon Perchik and Bob Zaslow

Simon Perchik

This week’s featured poets are Simon Perchik from East Hampton, New York, and Bob Zaslow from Mahopac, New York. Read their poetry here: MORE

February 12-18, 2018: Poetry from Ryan Quinn Flanagan and Komal Surani

Komal Surani

This week’s featured poets are Ryan Quinn Flanagan from Elliot Lake, Ontario, Canada, and Komal Surani from Isla Vista, California. Read their poetry here: MORE

February 5-11, 2018: Poetry from LB Sedlacek and John F McMullen

LB Sedlacek

This week’s featured poets are LB Sedlacek from Lenoir, North Carolina, and John F McMullen from Jefferson Valley, New York. Read their poetry here: MORE

January 29 – February 4, 2018: Poetry from Charlie Brice and Nicholas Petrone

Charlie Brice

This week’s featured poets are Charlie Brice from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Nicholas Petrone from Syracuse, New York. Read their poetry here: MORE

January 22-28, 2018: Poetry from Kelly Cowan and Sandra Kolankiewicz

Sandra Kolankiewicz

This week’s featured poets are Kelly Cowan from Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Sandra Kolankiewicz from Marietta, Ohio. Read their poetry here: MORE

January 15-21, 2018: Poetry from Joan E. Bauer and Taylor Graham

Joan E. Bauer

This week’s featured poets are Joan E. Bauer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Taylor Graham from Placerville, California. Read their poetry here: MORE

January 8-14, 2018: Poetry from Nancy Shiffrin and Jen Karetnick

Jen Karetnick

This week’s featured poets are Nancy Shiffrin from Santa Monica, California, and Jen Karetnick, from Miami Shores, Florida. Read their poetry here: MORE

January 1-7, 2018: Poetry from Aida Kamrani and Edward Lee

Edward Lee

This week’s featured poets are Aida Kamrani from Tehran, Iran, and Edward Lee from Co. Meath, Ireland. Read their poetry here: MORE

December 25-31, 2017: Poetry from Alex Papanicolopoulos

Alex Papanicolopoulos

This week’s featured poet is Alex Papanicolopoulos from Tallahassee, Florida – Alex is the very first poet we featured in 1997, twenty years ago. Read his new poem here: MORE

December 18-24, 2017: Poetry from Pamela Miller and Mike Meraz

Pamela Miller

This week’s featured poets are Pamela Miller from Chicago, Illinois, and Mike Meraz from Whittier, California. Read their poetry here: MORE

December 11-17, 2017: Poetry from Glenn Ingersoll and Judy Shepps Battle

Judy Shepps Battle

This week’s featured poets are Glenn Ingersoll from Berkeley, California, and Judy Shepps from South Brunswick, New Jersey. Read their poetry here: MORE

December 4-10, 2017: Poetry from Sheikha A. and Cal Freeman

Cal Freeman

This week’s featured poets are Sheikha A. from Pakistan / United Arab Emirates, and Cal Freeman from Dearborn, Michigan. Read their poetry here: MORE

Think Poetry on #GivingTuesday

Giving Tuesday

In the physical, wake of Black Friday, rising from the ashes of Cyber Monday, comes Giving Tuesday – today, a day dedicated to giving instead of getting. I hope you’ll consider making a tax-deductible (in the United States) donation to one of these important literary organizations. MORE

November 27 – December 3, 2017: Poetry from Howard Brown and Alyssa Trivett

Alyssa Trivett

This week’s featured poets are from Howard Brown from Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Alyssa Trivett from Chicago, Illinois. Read their poetry here: MORE

November 13-19, 2017: Poetry from David Flynn and Seth Howard

David Flynn

This week’s featured poets areDavid Flynn from Nashville, Tennessee, and Seth Howard from New London, Connecticut. Read their poetry here: MORE

November 6-12, 2017: Poetry from Reevian Saied and TS Hidalgo

TS Hidalgo

This week’s featured poets are Reevian Saied from Jordan, and TS Hidalgo, from Madrid Spain. Read their poetry here: MORE

October 30 – November 5, 2017: Poetry from B. Diehl and Grant Guy

B. Diehl

This week’s featured poets are B. Diehl from Phillipsburg, New Jersey, and Grant Guy from Winnipeg, Canada. Read their poetry here: MORE

October 23-29, 2017: Poetry from R.J. Zeman and Geoffrey Heptonstall

RJ Zeman

This week’s featured poets are R.J. Zeman from Dunedin, Florida, and Geoffrey Heptonstall from Cambridge, England. Read their poetry here: MORE

October 16-22, 2017: Poetry from Robert Wynne and Margarita Serafimova

Margarita Serafimova

This week’s featured poets are Robert Wynne from Burleson, Texas and Margarita Serafimova from Sofia, Bulgaria. Read their poetry here: MORE

October 9-15, 2017: Poetry from Lisette Alonso, Matilda Berke, and Eric Steineger

Lisette Alonso

This week’s featured poets are the winners of the 2017 Poetry Super Highway Poetry Contest: Lisette Alonso from Hieleah, Florida, Matilda Berke from Welleseley, Massachusetts, & Eric Steineger from Asheville, North, Carolina. Read their poetry here: MORE

October 2-8, 2017: Poetry from Kelli Simpson and Sam Silva

Kelli Simpson

This week’s featured poets are Kelli Simpson from Norman, Oklahoma, and Sam Silva from Fayetteville, North Carolina. Read their poetry here: MORE

September 25 – October 1, 2017: Poetry from Laura McCarty and Adam Valentine

Adam Valentine

This week’s featured poets are Laura McCarty from Arlington, Virginia, and Adam Valentine from Murray, Kentucky. Read their poetry here: MORE

September 18-24, 2017: Poetry from Robin Crane and Kira Pfost

Robin Crane

This week’s featured poets are Robin Crane from Los Angeles, California, and Kira Pfost from Blacksburg, Virginia. Read their poetry here: MORE