On Writing #107 : Gina Myers

On Writing #107 : Gina Myers : Is there room in the room that you room in?

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2016/09/on-writing-107-gina-myers.html

coming up: David Goldstein, Elaine Woo + Waubgeshig Rice

also: Tuesday poem #181 : Christine Stewart and Ted Byrne : Stone Rimes 1

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/09/tuesday-poem-181-christine-stewart-and.html

furthermore: my new interview w/ Ken Sparling, now up at Ploughshares:

http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/interview-an-interview-with-ken-sparling/

alternately: above/ground [ … ]

Innovative

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John M. Bennett.

Innovador, experimental y único

an essay by César Espinosa

http://www.utsanga.it/espinosa-john-m-bennett-innovador-experimental-y-unico/

an illustrative & pictorial essay in Spanish on the

work of the American visual-poet John M. Bennett

he is an innovator indeed !

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Best regards,

Séamas Cain
http://www.priosma.net
http://seamascain-writernetwork.org

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TtD supplement #62 : seven questions for Renée Sarojini Saklikar

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #62 : seven questions for Renée Sarojini Saklikar

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/09/ttd-supplement-62-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #61 : seven questions for Shane Rhodes

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/09/ttd-supplement-61-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #60 : seven questions for Luke Kennard

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-60-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #59 : seven questions for Amanda Earl

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-59-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #58 : seven questions for Meredith Quartermain

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Cyclones in High Northern Latitudes” by Jeffrey Side and Jake Berry

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Cyclones in High Northern Latitudes” by Jeffrey Side and Jake Berry.

Description:

“In ‘Cyclones in High Northern Latitudes’, Jeffrey Side and Jake Berry tell strange, beautiful tales, collaborating, at once, in mythological structures and closely observed moments of luminous experience. Indeed, ‘Cyclones in High Northern Latitudes’ is a dazzling storm [ … ]

new from above/ground press: That Toddlin’ Town / Baby, don’ ya wanna go? by George Bowering

That Toddlin’ Town / Baby, don’ ya wanna go?
George Bowering
$3

1.

Four cocktail
onions in a shot
glass, how classic
to let the guy

help build
his own Gibson,
no guitar but
a story from
his youth

as a reader,
a hick boy
in an agricultural
valley.

published in Ottawa by above/ground press
September 2016
a/g subscribers receive [ … ]

Tuesday poem #181 : Christine Stewart and Ted Byrne

Tuesday poem #181 : Christine Stewart and Ted Byrne : Stone Rimes 1

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/09/tuesday-poem-181-christine-stewart-and.html

coming up: Chris Martin, Jason Christie + Marie Buck,

also: my new interview w/ Ken Sparling, now up at Ploughshares:

http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/interview-an-interview-with-ken-sparling/

furthermore: the ottawa small press book fair, November 26, 2016; twenty-two years of small press!
http://smallpressbookfair.blogspot.ca/2016/09/the-ottawa-small-press-fair-autumn-2016.html

Online now: Posit 11

Online now: Posit 11, marking this uneasy socio-political moment with relevant and masterful new poetry and prose by Michael Palmer, Fady Joudah, Sharon Mesmer, Felino A. Soriano, Sharon Dolin, Sheila E. Murphy, Jeffrey Jullich, Stephen Massimilla, Simon Perchik, Anne Gorrick, Eric G. Wilson, and Marvin Schackelford. Plus visual art by Christopher Adams, Kate [ … ]

new from Apostrophe Press: A perimeter, by rob mclennan

If anyone is interested, I have a couple of copies left of this limited-edition chapbook, an excerpt of my forthcoming poetry title with New Star (October).

A perimeter
rob mclennan
$4

A

The property boundary is handmade (shared). Fluid,
and only fluid. Unless
you know precisely where. The skin

and space of white noise (hearth). One hundred foot of [ … ]

new from above/ground press: Pirie, Bök, Flowers, Collis, Yalen + Beaulieu,

sex in sevens
Pearl Pirie
$5
See link here for more information

10 Poems
Christian Bök
$4
See link here for more information

TAXICAB VOICE
Neil Flowers
$5
See link here for more information

NEW LIFE
Stephen Collis
$4
See link here for more information

Partial List of Things I’m Responsible For
Lesley Yalen
$4
See link here for [ … ]

The Plexus Cabinet

_______________________________________________

Paul Holman and Bridget Penney will be reading

from 6:30 p.m. onwards on “CULTURE NIGHT,” Friday,

16 September 2016, in the course of “The Cabinet of

the Solar Plexus” Exhibition at Gallery X,

65 William Street South, Dublin, Ireland.

This exhibition runs until 24 September 2016.

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Please examine the work(s) of Penney and Holman here :

PAUL HOLMAN’S PRE-PUBLICATION PDF …

http://www.shearsman.com/ws-public/uploads/223_paul_holman_the_memory_of_the_drift.pdf

BRIDGET [ … ]

Tuesday poem #180 : Virginia Konchan

Tuesday poem #180 : Virginia Konchan : Mata Hari at L’Heure Exquise

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/09/tuesday-poem-180-virginia-konchan-mata.html

coming up: Christine Stewart and Ted Byrne, Chris Martin + Jason Christie,

also: rob mclennan’s Patreon page:

https://www.patreon.com/robmclennan

furthermore: sex in sevens (above/ground press) by Pearl Pirie,

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2016/09/new-from-aboveground-press-sex-in.html

subsequently: ANNOUNCING: The Calgary Renaissance (Chaudiere Books, 2016), eds. Beaulieu + mclennan,

http://chaudierebooks.blogspot.ca/2016/09/coming-soon-calgary-renaissance-eds.html

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On Writing #106 : Valerie Witte

On Writing #106 : Valerie Witte : By the Grace of Gilmour

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2016/09/on-writing-106-valerie-witte.html

coming up: Gina Myers, David Goldstein + Elaine Woo,

also: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Shane Rhodes

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/09/ttd-supplement-61-seven-questions-for.html

furthermore: until Thursday! Touch the Donkey [a small poetry journal], back issue sale

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/touch-donkey-back-issue-sale.html

AND ANNOUNCING: The Calgary Renaissance (Chaudiere Books, 2016), eds. Derek [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement #61 : seven questions for Shane Rhodes

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #61 : seven questions for Shane Rhodes

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/09/ttd-supplement-61-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #60 : seven questions for Luke Kennard

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-60-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #59 : seven questions for Amanda Earl

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-59-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #58 : seven questions for Meredith Quartermain
http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/07/ttd-supplement-58-seven-questions-for.html

The tenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) [ … ]

New Mudlark: Morgan Hobbs

New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. 105 (2016)

Love Remains | Morgan Hobbs

Morgan Hobbs graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, with a degree in English and History. He currently resides in Washington, DC. His work has appeared in Mississippi Review, Pindeldyboz, Shattered Wig, McSweeneys, Hollywood Dementia, Nocturnal Lyric and others. He recently published [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement #61 : seven questions for Shane Rhodes

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #61 : seven questions for Shane Rhodes

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/09/ttd-supplement-61-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #60 : seven questions for Luke Kennard

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-60-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #59 : seven questions for Amanda Earl

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-59-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #58 : seven questions for Meredith Quartermain
http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/07/ttd-supplement-58-seven-questions-for.html

The tenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) [ … ]

“Plagiarism in Poetry” – a new Argotist feature

“Plagiarism in Poetry” – a new Argotist feature:

http://www.argotistonline.co.uk/Plagiarism%20in%20Poetry.htm

‘In recent years in UK poetry publishing circles, certain poets have reproduced within their poems verbatim extracts from other poets’ poetry without permission and without acknowledgment. In response to this, poet and performer Ira Lightman has felt a need to expose and challenge such practices, and has had [ … ]

New Mudlark: Leonore Hildebrandt

New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 137 (2016)

Musical Notations | Leonore Hildebrandt

Leonore Hildebrandt is the author of The Work at Hand and The Next Unknown. She has published poems and translations in The Cafe Review, Cerise Press, Cimarron Review, Denver Quarterly, Drunken Boat, The Fiddlehead, Poetry Daily, and Poetry Salzburg Review, among other journals. Winner of the 2013 Gemini Poetry Contest, [ … ]

Ump’s Nat’l Bithmark (after D.G.)

 

Ump’s Nat’l Birthmark (after D.G.)

1.

the

threaded

prayer to   need

 

alcohol

in the ought below

 

cries not

to ‘cry’

 

fists under

little arms

 

narrow

gown

 

starcold

 

in darkness

 

 

2.

the ump’s

nat’l

birthmark termed ‘G’

 

surname

‘song’

 

mit (Loki

to drink  von hernhutters

 

empty

as ocean

 

in sitting posture

 

white

star

(above)

line

 

3.

natal atal-atal wound

whose pampered breasts

a cigarette’s

 

extraordinary

sounds

 

curl

to

 

penetrate my zoom

 

 

4.

squeeze

cobra-

 

Mother and Nation

root

 

brew

made by God-

 

Kin

view

 

my parents’ flesh,

no other

 

5.

o,t,h,e,r,

to

 

figure the blues-black

sky

 

shuttle

over to lover

 

6.

in

the letters

 

of

market (N)

 

city

gall:

 

vi

vio

viol

violoncello

 

amber

music

 

strive for

‘charmony’

 

 

7.

amimals’

leaves

 

ground

light as

 

thieves

toucht

 

thru angles of

 

smoke of

 

wrappings

 

 

 

Carlin, Foster & Kimmelman Thursday 6-8 at Cornelia Street Cafe, NYC

To Celebrate the Beginning of the Poetry Season and

Three New Marsh Hawk Books — Patricia Carlin’s *Second Nature,*

Ed Foster’s *Sowing the Wind,* and Burt Kimmelman’s *Abandoned Angel*

A Reading by the Authors

Thursday, September 8, 6PM

Cornelia Street Café

29 Cornelia Street

New York City

*About the authors:*

Patricia Carlin’s previous books include *Quantum Jitters* and *Original
Green* (poems), and *Shakespeare’s Mortal [ … ]

On Writing #105 : Molly Gaudry

On Writing #105 : Molly Gaudry : On Writing

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2016/09/on-writing-105-molly-gaudry.html

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ottawa poetry newsletter: On Writing #105 : Molly Gaudry
ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca

coming up: Valerie Witte, Gina Myers + David Goldstein,

Cosmic meltdown

_______________________________________________

*Invitation to Book Launch*

PARVIT OF AGELAST

by Máighréad Medbh

(a fantasy in verse)

published by Arlen House

available through Amazon and other outlets

_______________________________________________

Saturday, 3 September 2016, at 3:00 p.m.,

Pearse Street Library

on Pearse Street,

Dublin 2, Ireland

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“This highly evolved verse novel, inspired by the flamboyancy of Pauline
Bewick’s visual art, operates on several levels, as a documentary of faces
which proffers [ … ]

Tuesday poem #178 : Michael Cavuto

Tuesday poem #178 : Michael Cavuto : NO STARS

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/08/tuesday-poem-178-michael-cavuto-no-stars.html

coming up: Mark Truscott, Virginia Konchan + Christine Stewart and Ted Byrne,

also: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Luke Kennard

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-60-seven-questions-for.html

furthermore: Ploughshares : my interview with Diane Schoemperlen

http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/love-and-pain-an-interview-with-diane-schoemperlen/

subsequently: Touch the Donkey : back issue sale,

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2016/08/touch-donkey-back-issue-sale.html

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above/ground press / founded [ … ]