pINK fLOYD by Fred C. Applebaum @ Delete Press

Delete Press is pleased to announce the latest in our e-series

pINK fLOYD
a series of rock opera sketches
by Fred C. Applebaum

available for free at:

http://deletepress.org/

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Delete Press is accepting unsolicited full-length poetry manuscripts for consideration until the end of the month.  Publication in 2016.  Details on are available at

http://deletepress.org/submissions/



Touch the Donkey supplement #42: seven questions for Shannon Maguire

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #42: seven questions for Shannon Maguirehttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/12/ttd-supplement-42-seven-questions-for.html
also: TtD supplement #41: seven questions for Sarah Mangoldhttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/12/ttd-supplement-41-seven-questions-for.html
TtD supplement #40: seven questions for Kathryn MacLeodhttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/11/ttd-supplement-40-seven-questions-for.html
TtD supplement #39 : seven questions for Helen Hajnoczkyhttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/11/ttd-supplement-39-seven-questions-for.html
TtD supplement #38: seven questions for Suzanne Zelazohttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/10/ttd-supplement-38-seven-questions-for.html
Copies [ … ]

Queen Mob’s Teahouse: Lyndsay Kirkham interviews Jacqueline Valencia,

As my tenure of interviews editor at Queen Mob’s Teahouse continues, the second interview is now online: an interview with Toronto poet Jacqueline Valencia, conducted by Lyndsay Kirkham. The first was an interview with poet, curator and art critic Gil McElroy, conducted by Ottawa poet Roland Prevost.
Some of the interviews I’ve conducted myself over [ … ]

CFW: Tribute Issue for Michelle Greenblatt

Unlikely Stories is still seeking submissions for “Devorah,” the Tribute Issue for our late Poetry Editor, Michelle Greenblatt. We seek tributes from any interested family, friends, and associates. We are interested in:

Eulogies, in any written, visual, or multimedia form, created to honor Michelle
Elegies, in any written, visual, or multimedia form, that seem appropriate to [ … ]

Announcing Posit 8

It is my great pleasure to announce the publication of the 8th issue of Posit.

Featuring poetry and prose by Doug Bolling, Susan Charkes, Norma Cole, Christine Hamm, Zeke Jarvis, Halvard Johnson, Carlos Lara, Anna Leahy, Christina Mengert, Carol Shillibeer, Danielle Susi, and Derek Updegraff.

With video, photography, painting, and sculpture by Meryl Meisler, Helena [ … ]

bibliography of ottawa lit mags + presses,

I’ve been working lately on a bibliography of Ottawa literary magazinesand presses,http://www.robmclennansindex.blogspot.ca/2015/07/bibliography-of-ottawa-literary.html
and, as part of such, I have also been conducting interviews with editors/publishersof a variety of former Ottawa-based publications (all of which include bibliographies),the most recent of which include:
Grant Wilkins on Murderous Signs (2000-2007):http://www.robmclennan.blogspot.ca/2015/12/murderous-signs-2000-2007-bibliography.html
Warren Layberry on GraffitiFish [ … ]

new from above/ground press: The Rose Concordance, by rob mclennan

The Rose Concordance
rob mclennan
$4Wednesday’s child is full of whoa—published in Ottawa by above/ground press
December 2015
a/g subscribers receive a complimentary copyOriginally published in Ottawa by Apostrophe Press as a handout for a reading as part of The Sawdust Reading Series, August 19, 2015. Thanks much to Jennifer Pederson and Liam Burke.Born in [ … ]

Tuesday poem #141 : Pete Smith,

Tuesday poem #141 : Pete Smith : CONDITIONALS: on not divining Dendroctona Ponderosae (mountain pine beetle)
http://www.dusie.blogspot.ca/2015/12/tuesday-poem-141-pete-smith.html
coming up: Julie Carr, Natalee Caple + Anne Boyer,

also: On Writing #80 : Mike Spry,http://www.ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2015/12/on-writing-80-mike-spry.html
subsequently: Touch the Donkey: seven questions for Sarah Mangold,http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/12/ttd-supplement-41-seven-questions-for.html



New Mudlark: Laurin Becker Macios

New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 129 (2015)

How to Get There | Poems
by Laurin becker Macios

Bee | Manet’s Gypsy with a Cigarette | Dear Directness | Wild

Laurin Becker Macios holds an MFA from the University of New Hampshire, where she taught on fellowship, and was program director of Mass Poetry, a poetry outreach [ … ]

This Sunday, Phil Ochs’ I Ain’t Marching Anymore Performed Live

please forward
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This Sun., Dec. 20, at 6:00 p.m.,

Boog City’s Classic Albums Live presents

For its 50th anniversary and his 75th birthday,

Phil Ochs’ I Ain’t Marching Anymore

Sidewalk Cafe
94 Avenue A
The East Village

$5 suggested

http://www.boogcity.com/ochs.pdf
https://www.facebook.com/events/470475409821255/

Performed in order by:

Jim Frazzitta
“I Ain’t Marching Anymore”
“In the Heat of the Summer”

Tyler Burba
“Draft Dodger Rag”


Province of Numb Errs // available from BlazeVOX [books]

// new book is available for pre-order, Province of Numb Errs, from BlazeVOX [books]:

http://www.blazevox.org/index.php/Shop/new-releases/province-of-numb-errs-by-jared-schickling-434/

// huge thank-you to Geoffrey Gatza whose generosity in support of poetry seems to have no bounds, + Michael Farrell, Ruth Lepson, and Tyrone Williams for their kind and thoughtful commentary.

// please do consider purchasing a copy direct from the publisher.

// [ … ]

Craig Dworkin’s Chapter XXIV

Red Butte Press is pleased to announce the release of Craig Dworkin’s Chapter XXIV. For more information: http://www.lib.utah.edu/collections/red-butte-press/publications/chap-xxiv.php

Chapter XXV of the fourth volume of Laurence Sterne’s The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman opens: No doubt, Sir, —there is a whole chapter wanting here—and a chasm of ten pages made in the book [ … ]

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Traveling Light” by Janne De Rijck.

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Traveling Light” by Janne De Rijck.

Description:

“We all need to break away from this ‘mad, war-infested globe’ from time to time, and what better antidote than the poetry of Janne De Rijck? Her ‘inner globe’ is one of peace and serenity, with a wink to mythology. It sometimes reminds [ … ]

Billy Collins & the Ballymaloe Poetry Prize

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BILLY COLLINS & THE BALLYMALOE POETRY PRIZE

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Dear friends of POETICS CHICAGO,

The Ballymaloe International Poetry Prize, at €10,000, is the highest
paying literary award in Ireland. It is administered by the personnel of
The Moth Magazine. It is sponsored and funded in part by the Ballymaloe
Cookery School and its various commercial products and services. The


Touch the Donkey supplement #41: seven questions for Sarah Mangold

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #41: seven questions for Sarah Mangoldhttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/12/ttd-supplement-41-seven-questions-for.html
also: TtD supplement #40: seven questions for Kathryn MacLeodhttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/11/ttd-supplement-40-seven-questions-for.html
TtD supplement #39 : seven questions for Helen Hajnoczkyhttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/11/ttd-supplement-39-seven-questions-for.html
TtD supplement #38: seven questions for Suzanne Zelazohttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/10/ttd-supplement-38-seven-questions-for.html
Copies of the seventh issue are very much available, including new [ … ]

new from Burning Deck

Lissa Mc:Laughlin
QUIT
Poetry, 80 pages, offset, smyth-sewn
ISBN 978-1-936194-21-6 original paperback $14
Publication date: December 15, 2015

Taut lines—fragments from a journal? a report on hospice work?— seem to keep moving out of our grasp while at the same time bringing us closer to their subject, the elusive experience of the dying and their nurses.

With a [ … ]

The Center for Book Arts Chapbook Competition Deadline Dec. 16

POETRY CHAPBOOK PROGRAM
The Center for Book Arts invites submissions to its annual Poetry Chapbook Program. The deadline for the 2016 competition has been UPDATED. It is now December 16, 2015.

The selected manuscript will be determined in the spring of 2016 and will be awarded with the publication of a beautifully designed, letterpress-printed, limited-edition chapbook [ … ]