Category Archives: Poetry

Kevin McManus- Shadows falling upon the island

Kevin McManus is an award winning writer from Carrigallen in Leitrim. He has published six novels so far and hopes to publish a short story and poetry anthology this year. Shadows falling upon the island I A heavy swell spilled … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – There Are Mysteries

Alec Solomita’s fiction has appeared in the Southwest Review, The Mississippi Review, Southword Journal, and The Drum (audio), among other publications. He was shortlisted by the Bridport Prize and Southword Journal, and named a finalist by the Noctua Review. His poetry has … Continue reading

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James Mulhern – Piano

James Mulhern has published fiction or poetry in literary journals and anthologies over seventy times. In 2013, he was a Finalist for the Tuscany Prize in Catholic Fiction. In 2015, Mr. Mulhern was awarded a fully paid writing fellowship to Oxford … Continue reading

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Ed Meek – At the Lake

Ed Meek is the author of three books of poetry and a collection of short stories. He also writes articles, reviews and commentary. His work has appeared in many magazines, journals and newspapers including The Paris Review, The North American Review, … Continue reading

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Yvonne Morris – Fuzzy Lollipop

Yvonne Morris is the author of Mother was a Sweater Girl (The Heartland Review Press, 2016). She has been published in a variety of print and online journals, most recently the Bengaluru Review. In 2019, she was featured as a … Continue reading

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Grace Curtis – Even-turn

Grace Curtis is the author of three collections of poetry, Everything Gets Old, (Dos Madres, 2019) The Shape of a Box, (Dos Madres, 2014). Her chapbook, The Surly Bonds of Earth, was selected by Stephen Dunn as the 2010 winner … Continue reading

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Susan Tepper – Left Behind

Susan Tepper is the author of eight published books of fiction and poetry. Her most recent book just out in June is a road novel titled “What Drives Men.” It was shortlisted at American Book Fest Best Book Awards. Other honors … Continue reading

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James Mulhern – Brother

James Mulhern has published fiction or poetry in literary journals and anthologies over seventy times. In 2013, he was a Finalist for the Tuscany Prize in Catholic Fiction. In 2015, Mr. Mulhern was awarded a fully paid writing fellowship to Oxford University in … Continue reading

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Michael J Leach & Rachel Rayner – A Concrete Poem for our Time

Michael J Leach is a statistician, researcher, and poet who enjoys writing across multiple disciplines. Michael’s poems have appeared in literary journals, including Cordite and Meniscus, as well as scientific journals, including the Medical Journal of Australia and The Mathematical … Continue reading

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Tobi Alfier – Two Poems

Tobi Alfier is a multiple Pushcart nominee and multiple Best of the Net nominee. Both “Slices of Alice & Other Character Studies” and a reprint of “Sanity Among the Wildflowers” were published by Cholla Needles Press. She is co-editor of … Continue reading

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James Mulhern – Catherine

James Mulhern has published fiction or poetry in literary journals and anthologies over seventy times. In 2013, he was a Finalist for the Tuscany Prize in Catholic Fiction. In 2015, Mr. Mulhern was awarded a fully paid writing fellowship to … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – Advice for Seniors

Alec Solomita’s fiction has appeared in the Southwest Review, The Mississippi Review, Southword Journal, and The Drum (audio), among other publications. He was shortlisted by the Bridport Prize and Southword Journal, and named a finalist by the Noctua Review. His … Continue reading

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