Category Archives: Poetry

Susan Tepper – Two Poems

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.” Honors and awards include eighteen Pushcart Nominations, a Pulitzer Prize Nomination … Continue reading

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Rasma Haidri – Three Poems

Rasma Haidri grew up in Tennessee and lives in the Norwegian arctic. Her writing is widely anthologized and has appeared in literary journals including Nimrod, Prairie Schooner, Sycamore Review, and Fourth Genre. Her awards include the Southern Women Writers Association emerging writer award … Continue reading

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Barbara Derbyshire – Two Poems

Barbara Derbyshire is an author of short fiction and poetry. Originally from London and now an Irish citizen, her home is in Kerry where, with more time to think, observe and remember, she has rediscovered her love of writing. Her … Continue reading

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Valen Lim – Two Poems

Valen Lim is an active member of Singapore-based literary collective /stop@BadEndRhymes (“/s@BER”). His pieces have appeared in various places such as Anxious Poets Society, Cathexis Northwest Press, Eunoia Review, Mistake House and Quarterly Literary Review Singapore, amongst other publications. Recently, … Continue reading

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Jim Feeney – Two Poems

Jim Feeney was born in Dublin and has lived in Vancouver since 1979. He has published previously in Cyphers (Ireland), The sHop (Ireland), In-Flight Literary Magazine, Oddball Magazine, the Galway Review, Anti Heroin Chic, The Basil O’Flaherty, Rat’s Ass Review … Continue reading

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Coleen Jones – Three Poems

Coleen Jones is now at home in Cork having spent the better part of her life in Africa. Her interests  have straddled  mathematics, music, literature and psychology where she has worked both at secondary and tertiary level. Her recent children’s … Continue reading

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Mark Saba – Why So Many Gorgeous Clouds

Mark Saba has been writing fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction for 35 years. His book publications include three works of fiction and three of poetry, most recently Calling the Names (poetry) and Ghost Tracks (stories about Pittsburgh, where he grew … Continue reading

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Susan Tepper – Three Poems

Susan Tepper is the author of eight published books of fiction and poetry. Tepper’s honors and awards include eighteen Pushcart Nominations, a Pulitzer Prize Nomination for the novel “What May Have Been” (Cervena Barva Press), NPR’s Selected Shorts Series, Second … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – Short First-Person Bio

Alec Solomita has published fiction in Heart of Flesh, Southword Journal, The Mississippi Review, and Southwest Review, among other publications. He was shortlisted by the Bridport Prize and Southword Journal, and named a finalist by the Noctua Review. His poetry has appeared in Oddball Magazine, Panoplyzine, Algebra of Owls, The Galway Review, The Lake, The Blue Nib (forthcoming),and elsewhere. … Continue reading

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Gordon Ferris – Two Poems

Gordon Ferris is a Dublin writer living in Ballyshannon in Co Donegal for the past thirty-six years. He is a member of the Dublin Writers Forum and has had poetry and short stories published in A New Ulster, Hidden Channel … Continue reading

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Emily H. Axelrod – Two Poems

Emily H. Axelrod lives and works in Cambridge, MA. Her first book of poems, Passerby, was published by Antrim House in 2015. She is the winner of the 2019 Cambridge Poetry Contest, and has been published in Goodreads, and the … Continue reading

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Daniel Sammon – There’s Nothing Nicer Than A Rainy Day!

Daniel Sammon recently graduated with a Master’s degree in Writing from NUIG. It was late in life when he discovered he had a latent talent or a hidden love of the written word. Not long after his first book was published … Continue reading

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