Poetry Daily chooses Kita Shantiris for their Poem of the Day
A poem from What Snakes Want by Kita Shantiris has been selected for Poetry Daily’s “Poem of the Day” feature. Poetry Daily plans to present “Making Sparks” on Saturday October 3rd. Read “Making Sparks” on Poetry Daily here (on and after Saturday October 3rd, 2015) You can read see reviews and another poem from the…

Sara Carson’s “Buick City” reviewed in Rain Taxi
Sarah Carson’s Buick City is reviewed in the Fall 2015 issue of Rain Taxi (Volume 20, Number 3, #79). Penny Guisinger writes: Sentences […] seem to careen recklessly around corners, but they are imbued with gravity, built to keep readers from being flung off the track. Each narrative swells to fill every small shred of…

A busy weekend for Mayapple Press authors…
This weekend is one of the busiest for the press in a long time. Mayapple Press authors will participate in several events over Friday, Saturday and Sunday…. Friday, July 24, at 7:30 p.m (Eastern), Participants in the Woodstock Mayapple Writers’ Retreat read. At the Villetta Inn, 3 Upper Byrdcliffe Way, Woodstock (next to Byrdcliffe Theater).…

Here is the Motionpoems treatment for Jessica Goodfellow’s “Crows, Reckoning”. It was realised by Chase Masterson and premiered at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis on may 21st. Crows Reckoning from Motionpoems on Vimeo. From the Motionpoems website: What is a motionpoem? It’s poetry for the movie-lover in you! A motionpoem is a short film…