TtD supplement #79 : seven questions for Douglas Barbour & Sheila Murphy

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #79 : seven questions for Douglas Barbour & Sheila Murphy

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-79-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

The thirteenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is still available, with
new work by J
oseph Mosconi,
Jessica Smith, Douglas Barbour and Sheila Murphy, Sue [ … ]

The Small Machine Talks interviews Klara du Plessis

The Small Machine Talks interviews Montreal poet and editor, Klara du Plessis.

Klara du Plessis is a poet and critic. Her chapbook, Wax Lyrical, was released from Anstruther Press, 2015, and a full-length collection of multilingual poems is forthcoming from Palimpsest Press. She curates the monthly, Montreal-based Resonance Reading Series, writes reviews for Broken Pencil Magazine, [ … ]

Tuesday poem #215 : Jacqueline Valencia

Tuesday poem #215 : Jacqueline Valencia : Skin is the livery of the Goddess

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-215-jacqueline-valencia.html

coming up: Gerry Shikatani, Jennifer Stella + Matthew Henriksen,

also: many gendered mothers: Dawn Promislow on Nadine Gordimer

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/dawn-promislow-on-nadine-gordimer.html

furthermore: On Writing #130 : Billy Mavreas

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-130-billy-mavreas.html

Announcing Golden Handcuffs Review Vol. 2. Number 23: “bless thee, bottom, bless thee! thou art translated!”

featuring Transformations from Peter Hughs,  Toby Olson, George Economu,  Hank Lazer, Joe A. Porter, Paul Pines, Jesse Glass, Alec Finlay, Ariel Resnikoff, and Robert Mittenthal and Translations (and some meditations on translating) from Ian Brinton, Norman Weinstein, Che Quianzi, Jeffrey Twitchell-Waas, Robert Arellano, and Antoine Caze.

Cover art by Andrea Auge.

For more on this issue as [ … ]

New Mudlark: Daniel Becker

New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. 120 (2017)

Goals of Care and You’re Welcome
Poems by Daniel Becker

Daniel Becker practices and teaches internal medicine at the University of Virginia School of Medicine.

Spread the word. Far and wide,

William Slaughter

MUDLARK
An Electronic Journal of Poetry & Poetics
Never in and never out of print…
E-mail: mudlark@unf.edu
URL: http://www.unf.edu/mudlark

 

On Writing #130 : Billy Mavreas

On Writing #130 : Billy Mavreas : On writing

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-130-billy-mavreas.html

coming up: Laura Farina, Alice Burdick + Jamie Sharpe,

also: Tuesday poem #214 : Zach Savich : Prose

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-214-zach-savich-prose.html

furthermore: many gendered mothers: Theresa Smalec on Aritha van Herk

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/theresa-smalec-on-aritha-van-herk.html

consequently: Touch the Donkey : 7 questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

etcetera: Queen Mob’s Teahouse : [ … ]

Tuesday poem #214 : Zach Savich

Tuesday poem #214 : Zach Savich : Prose

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-214-zach-savich-prose.html

coming up: Jacqueline Valencia, Gerry Shikatani + Jennifer Stella,

also: many gendered mothers: Theresa Smalec on Aritha van Herk

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/theresa-smalec-on-aritha-van-herk.html

furthermore: Touch the Donkey : 7 questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

etcetera: Queen Mob’s Teahouse : an interview w/ Lauren B. Davis

http://queenmobs.com/2017/05/interview-lauren-b-davis/

above/ground press backlist #27: Stewart, Graham + mclennan, Burke + Hall, McCann, Poe, McElroy, McKinnon + Poe,

After a bit of a delay/distraction, I’m still discovering titles I thought either completely out-of-print or very close. For a few months now, I’ve been working to offer (or re-offer) various titles to the public, simply to see what might appeal. Scroll down here to see the list to date:
http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/search/label/backlist

To order, send [ … ]

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Ekungok, Listen” by Craig Santos Perez

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Ekungok, Listen” by Craig Santos Perez

Description:

Ekungok, Listen is the fifth chapbook by Pacific Islander poet, scholar, and activist Craig Santos Perez. Written in narrative
and lyric forms, these poems explore Chamorro, Micronesian, and Pacific identities, cultures, histories, politics, ecologies, and
migrations. An accompanying spoken word audio album, titled [ … ]

TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

The thirteenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is still available, with
new work by J
oseph Mosconi,
Jessica Smith, Douglas Barbour and Sheila Murphy, Sue Landers,
Pearl Pirie,
Oliver Cusimano and Marthe Reed
.
Watch over the
next few [ … ]

New from The Knives Forks and Spoons Press: A Charm for Survivors; Selected Painted Books and Sequences by Jesse Glass

Please take a look at my collection of liminal–performative– texts http://www.knivesforksandspoonspress.co.uk/charmforsurvivor.html .

From the back cover:

You now hold in your hand four of my “painted theaters” and you are welcome to take them home and sit in the audience undisturbed, or climb up on the stage among the gaudy props I left there and perform. There’s [ … ]

New Otoliths 45 Out with Rexroth writings, great literary works in a myriad of styles by fine writers, and “New Century Skeltonics for Jack Kerouac: a Ted Talk” by Jesse Glass

Otoliths 45 is live!  “New Century Skeltonics for Jack Kerouac: a Ted Talk”–with a new song from Shoulder-Holster’s “Empty For You–Shoulder-Holster Unplugged.”  http://the-otolith.blogspot.jp/2017/02/jesse-glass.html. is a critique of the Beat Industry which continues to churn out ‘newly discovered’ Kerouac items that add little or nothing to this fine writer’s legacy.  The latest example is the Library of [ … ]

National Poetry Month 2017 : Chaudiere Books blog

In case you missed it, I curated my fourth annual National Poetry Month series

over at the Chaudiere Books blog, with new poems by Julia Polyck-O’Neill, Joe Blades,

nathan dueck, Lauren Turner, Carl Watts, Stan Rogal, Jamie Sharpe,

Elee Kraljii Gardiner and Andrew McEwan, Sharon Harris, Sean Braune,

Natalie Hanna, Chris Johnson, Kristina Drake, N.W. Lea, rob mclennan and

Anita [ … ]

NationalPoetryMonth.ca 2017: A Celebration of Women – thank you

In April 2017, work published on NationalPoetryMonth.ca was viewed over 22,000 times and we’re not finished counting yet. Note that these poems, video-poems, asemic writing pieces, visual poems, paintings and collages will be on line until February 28, 2018. Please visit http://nationalpoetrymonth.ca.

Thank you

to our contributors:

Roua Aljied, Karen Massey, Ellen Wiener, Reema, Lin Tarczynski,  sophie [ … ]

Boog City 114 now online / This Sun. d.a. levy-palooza 4: Third Man Books, Trembling Pillow Press, White Pine Press

Hi,

The online pdf of Boog City, issue 114 is now available.

You can read it at:

http://www.boogcity.com/boogpdfs/bc114.pdf

Thanks to all of the contributors and subjects.

Below the normal issue mentions and how to submit, is information on
this Sun. May 1, at 12:00 p.m., d.a. levy-palooza 4 event, featuring
three out-of-town small presses–Third Man Books, Trembling Pillow

m a n y _ g e n d e r e d _ m o t h e r s : f o u r _ r e c e n t _ e s s a y s

many gendered mothers is a project on literary influence featuring short essays by writers (of any/all genders) on the women, femme, trans, and non-binary writers who have influenced them, as a direct or indirect literary forebear.

This project is directly inspired by the American website Literary Mothers, created by editor Nadxieli Nieto and managing editor Nina [ … ]

On Writing #129 : Kyle Flemmer

On Writing #129 : Kyle Flemmer : On Writing about Reading

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/04/on-writing-129-kyle-flemmer.html

coming up: Billy Mavreas, Laura Farina + Alice Burdick,

also: Tuesday poem #212: Collier Nogues : The Bomb

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/04/tuesday-poem-212-collier-nogues-bomb.html

furthermore: many gendered mothers: Evelyn Deshane on Wendy C. Ortiz

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/04/evelyn-deshane-on-wendy-c-ortiz.html

etcetera: National Poetry Month, Chaudiere Books: Johnson, hanna, Braune, Harris etc;

http://chaudierebooks.blogspot.ca/

Tuesday poem #212 : Collier Nogues

Tuesday poem #212: Collier Nogues : The Bomb

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/04/tuesday-poem-212-collier-nogues-bomb.html

coming up: Mark Goldstein, Zack Savich + Jacqueline Valencia,

also: many gendered mothers: Evelyn Deshane on Wendy C. Ortiz

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/04/evelyn-deshane-on-wendy-c-ortiz.html

furthermore: National Poetry Month, Chaudiere Books: Johnson, hanna, Braune, Harris etc;

http://chaudierebooks.blogspot.ca/

The ‘Carroll County Anthology’ by Jesse Glass is available at Bill and Kate Lantry’s The Peacock Journal

This is a collection of dramatic monologues based on the lives of 19th century residents of Carroll County, Maryland, and historical documentation of same.  Click here to read it and many other fine issues of this great web magazine whose editors believe  in beauty in all its forms.  http://peacockjournal.com/jesse-glass-carroll-county-anthology/

Three Pieces from ‘Nothing Epic: The Complete Gaha Noas Zorge (Babes of the Abyss)’ up at John Tranter’s Journal of Poetics Reserach, March Issue

As Jesse Glass states in the final part of the final section of the final form of the introduction:

 

‘Finally, I view the resulting

                            mixture of words

                         you now hold in your hand

as an apotropaic venture:

                                    by bending the infernal peat iron

                  of famous grimoires into [ … ]

Tuesday poem #211 : Jessica Popeski

Tuesday poem #211 : Jessica Popeski : Seven by Three

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/04/tuesday-poem-211-jessica-popeski-seven.html

coming up: Collier Nogues, Mark Goldstein + Zack Savich,

also: many gendered mothers: Ian Whistle on Judith Copithorne

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/04/ian-whistle-on-judith-copithorne.html

furthermore: On Writing #128 : Ryan Eckes : On Writing the Truth

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/04/on-writing-128-ryan-eckes.html

furthermore: Touch the Donkey #13: now available!
http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/04/touch-donkey-thirteenth-issue.html

Call for Work: Boog Poets Theater, Welcome to Boog City 11

Call for Work:

Boog Poets Theater

Sun. Sept. 17, 2017, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

On Day 3 of the 11th annual Welcome to Boog City Poetry, Music,
Theater, and Film Festival

Sidewalk Cafe
94 Avenue A
New York City

Open reading period for submissions of plays.

New playwrights / underrepresented voices encouraged, all welcome

Pieces should be no more than 15 minutes long [ … ]

Touch the Donkey : thirteenth issue,

The thirteenth issue is now available, with new poems by Joseph Mosconi,

Jessica Smith, Douglas Barbour and Sheila Murphy, Sue Landers, Pearl Pirie,

Oliver Cusimano and Marthe Reed.

Seven dollars (includes shipping). We haven’t spoken in eight years.
http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/04/touch-donkey-thirteenth-issue.html

Copies of the first twelve issues are still available. As are subscriptions!

Over the next few weeks, be [ … ]

On Writing #128 : Ryan Eckes

On Writing #128 : Ryan Eckes : On Writing the Truth

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/04/on-writing-128-ryan-eckes.html

coming up: Kyle Flemmer, Billy Mavreas + Laura Farina,

also: Tuesday poem #210 : Laura Walker : psalmody

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/04/tuesday-poem-210-laura-walker-psalmody.html

etcetera: many gendered mothers : Adrienne Gruber on Brecken Hancock

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/04/adrienne-gruber-on-brecken-hancock.html

furthermore: after nearly a decade, my final column for Open Book:

http://open-book.ca/Columnists/My-final-two-columns-Part-Two

beyond that: [ … ]

The Small Machine Talks – VERSeFest special – Episode 14

Dear friends,
Please listen to the VERSeFest special episode of the Small Machine Talks in which we interview Canadian (and an American) poets Jamaal Jackson Rogers, Stephen Collis, Chris Johnson, bill bissett, Paisley Rekdal, Brandon Wint, Ben Ladouceur, Eva HD, Michael Dennis, Kayla Czaga.
https://soundcloud.com/user-301339427/episode-4-versefest-special
and further info: https://angelhousepress.com

yr fallen angel,
Amanda Earl

Tuesday poem #210 : Laura Walker

Tuesday poem #210 : Laura Walker : psalmody

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/04/tuesday-poem-210-laura-walker-psalmody.html

coming up: Jessica Popeski, Collier Nogues + Mark Goldstein,

also: many gendered mothers : Adrienne Gruber on Brecken Hancock

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/04/adrienne-gruber-on-brecken-hancock.html

furthermore: after nearly a decade, my final column for Open Book:

http://open-book.ca/Columnists/My-final-two-columns-Part-Two

beyond that: Touch the Donkey : 7 questions for Sarah Swan:

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/04/ttd-supplement-77-seven-questions-for.html