Nerve Lantern Call for Submissions

Nerve Lantern is accepting submissions for issue 10.

Especially of interest:
Poets theater texts
Experimental plays in which poetry is key
Texts particularly performative on the page
Interviews of performance writers
Reviews of poets theater shows
Statements of performance writing poetics
Essays on performance writing

Deadline: October 1, 2016

Maximum 10 pages. Please include a message with a [ … ]

Tuesday poem #172 : Jennifer Baker

Tuesday poem #172 : Jennifer Baker : Usborne
coming up: Rita Wong, Kristina Drake + Sonnet L’Abbé,

also: On Writing #100 : Dale Smith : Scouts of the Interior
and: I’ve been posting lately to my Patreon patron-only blog:

Touch the Donkey : tenth issue,

The tenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is now available, with new poems by Meredith Quartermain, Mathew Timmons, Renée Sarojini Saklikar, Luke Kennard, Shane Rhodes and Amanda Earl.
Seven dollars (includes shipping). If you want to throw out a box, you have to cut it up.
Copies of the [ … ]

On Writing #100 : Dale Smith

On Writing #100 : Dale Smith : Scouts of the Interior
coming up: Daniel Zomparelli, Karl Jirgens, Bruce Whiteman, Geoffrey Young,Molly Gaudry, Valerie Witte, Gina Myers + David Goldstein,
also: near-complete (but for the most recent) list of essays with links:

furthermore: recent offerings on dusie in the ‘Tuesday poem’ [ … ]

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “HUGH II The Istictiv” by Clive Fencott.

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “HUGH II The Istictiv” by Clive Fencott.


“Hugh II, The Istictiv” is an epic, multi-voice poem in the form of the libretto to a text-sound opera. It is set in a Britain that could exist as another in the multiverse: there are many resemblances as well as dissemblances to [ … ]

new from above/ground press: 10 Poems, by Christian Bök

10 Poems
Christian Bök
Karawane, von Hugo Ball

jolifanta bambla o falli bambla
grossiga mpfa habla horem
egiga goramen
higo bloiko russula huju
hollaka hollala
anlogo bung
blago bung
blago bung
bosso fataka
u uu u
schampa wulla wussa olobo
hej tata gorem
eschige zunbada
wulubu ssubudu ulu wassubada
tumba bahumf
kusa gauma
bahumfpublished in [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement: new interviews with Cook, Turcot, Betts, Schmaltz, Zits, Sims and Collis

Anticipating the release next week of the tenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal), why not check out the interviews that have appeared over the past few weeks with contributors to the ninth issue:Sarah Cook, François Turcot, Gregory Betts, Eric Schmaltz, Paul Zits, Laura Sims and Stephen Collis.Interviews with contributors to the [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement #57 : seven questions for François Turcot

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #57 : seven questions for François Turcot
TtD supplement #56: seven questions for Sarah Cook
also: TtD supplement #55: seven questions for Gregory Betts
TtD supplement #54: seven questions for Eric Schmaltz

TtD supplement #53: seven questions for Paul Zits
TtD [ … ]

Tuesday poem #170 : Kate Hargreaves,

Tuesday poem #170 : Kate Hargreaves : (practice)
coming up: Carrie Hunter, Jennifer Baker + Rita Wong,

also: Ottawa poet William Hawkins (Tuesday poem #105) has died (1940-2016)

On Writing #99 : Brian Henderson

On Writing #99 : Brian Henderson : On Writing
coming up: Dale Smith, Daniel Zomparelli + Karl Jirgens,

also: Kaie Kellough at the Drunken Boat blog, #3 in the monthly”spotlight” series:
furthermore: rob mclennan interviewed at Speaking of Marvels on his Four Stories (Apostrophe Press, 2016)
rob’s Patreon page:

New Mudlark: Michael Cadnum

New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. 103 (2016)

by Michael Cadnum

Michael Cadnum is the author of thirty-five books, including the National Book Award finalist THE BOOK OF THE LION. Several of Cadnum’s books have been released as audio books by Audible, and Open Road has published e-book editions of many of [ … ]

July at Passages Bookshop: Gertrude Stein, illustrated by Sandra Gibbons

*Tender Buttons: OBJECTS*

*/Gertrude Stein, illustrated by Sandra Gibbons/*

*July 1–30, 2016*

/Closing reception for the artist/:
*Friday, July 29, 6:00-9:00 pm*

*Passages Bookshop*
1223 NE ML King Blvd.

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/If you are willing to look at the 20th century as it is, forgetting

Tuesday poem #169 : Brynne Rebele-Henry

Tuesday poem #169 : Brynne Rebele-Henry : two poems
coming up: Kate Hargreaves, Sara Nicholson + Jennifer Baker,

also: NEW LIFE by Stephen Collis, new from above/ground press:
furthermore: rob mclennan interview at Sachiko Murakami’s ‘The Hardest Thing About Being A Writer’ project: [ … ]

Boog City 107 Now Online


The online pdf of Boog City, issue 107, is now available.

You can read it at:

enjoy, from your friends at Boog City,

David Kirschenbaum, editor

Jeffrey Cyphers Wright, art

Joel Schlemowitz, film

Lynne DeSilva-Johnson, libraries

Jonathan Berger, music

Buck Downs, poetry

Mark Gurarie, printed matter

Joe Pan, small press


Boog City 107:


Of Partiers and Parking Lots: Anthology Film Archives Celebrates the Work
of [ … ]