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Poetry, Fiction, & Non-Fiction
Rachel Baum

Three Poems – Rachel Baum

Three poems - "Where the River Pauses," "In Dreams Cars Flew," and "White Dinner Jackets, Black Bow Ties" - by poet and editor Rachel Baum.

Candice M. Kelsey

Three Poems – Candice M. Kelsey

Three poems - "Daddy, I’m Fine," "On Being Encouraged to Take that Love Language Quiz, I Pass Knowing," and "No More" - by Candice M. Kelsey.

Next Up To The Mic
Next Up to The Mic Episode 22: Rebecca Schumejda Live at The Linda
Austin Houston Live at The Linda
Episode 20: James H Duncan Live at The Linda
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Event & Workshop News

Upcoming Literary Events: July 11-17, 2024

This week, we have another great lineup of literary events in the region. Here’s a quick look at the upcoming book discussions, readings, open mics, and workshops.   Thursday, July 11 6:00 PM – Liz Moore with Mary Sanders Shartle – “The God of the Woods” @ Northshire Saratoga Author of the New York Times […]

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Literary Retreat in the Catskills

The weekend-long event will offer writers a stimulating and cozy environment to discuss ideas, improve craft, and build a better writing practice while at the same time bond with fellow writers, make lifelong friendships, and pursue future collaborations.

From The Blogs
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The Flying Monkey: Days of Judgement

Cheryl A. Rice discusses submitting a new chapbook of poems to contests, self-publishing over entry fees, and the biases in those contests.

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The Flying Monkey: When Is Too Soon?

In the latest edition of "The Flying Monkey," Cheryl A. Rice asks how soon is too soon to start writing after the sudden loss of a loved one.

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My 2024 Clearance Sale TBR

Don Levy has gone through his bookshelves and found the books that he has never opened so her can make his 2024 TBR (To Be Read) list.

Calls For Submissions
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Call For Art: Poetic License 2024

The poems have been selected and now we want your artwork! HVWG & UAG are excited to work together on this collaboration of regional poets and visual artists.

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Call for Submissions: Place

Orenaug Mountain Publishing invites you to contribute a poem that reflects the culture, environment, or climate of wherever you are.

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Literary Calls for Submissions

Prizes and award opportunities from the American Library Association, University of Louisville, African Poetry Book Fund, and more.

Eugene Paul Nassar Poetry Prize

The Eugene Paul Nassar Poetry Prize

A prize of $2,000 is given annually for a poetry collection published in the previous year by a resident of upstate New York.

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Literary Calls for Submissions

Prizes and grant opportunities from the American-Scandinavian Foundation, University of Pittsburgh Press, CRAFT Literary, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.