Sunday, 20 May 2012
Poetry Super Highway May 21-27
We're looking for prize donations for our 15th annual summer poetry contest. If you'd like to donate, books, subscriptions, services, or anything of specific interested to Poets and Writers in exchange for promotional mention in our classified section and in all contest correspondence for the duration of the contest, please click on "SPONSOR THE 2012 CONTEST" from the main PSH menu for all the details.
POETS OF THE WEEK
This week's featured poets are Walter Ruhlmann and Samantha H. Weiner:
Walter Ruhlmann (Nantes, France) was born in 1974 in France. He currently works as an English teacher. He has been publishing mgversion2>datura (ex-Mauvaise graine) for over fifteen years. Walter is the author of several poetry chapbooks and e-books in French and English and has published poems in various printed and electronic publications world wide. He is a 2012 Pushcart Prize nominee for his translation of Martine Morillon-Carreau’s poem “Sand début ni fin, ce rêve” published in the January 2011 issue of Magnapoets.
Samantha H. Weiner (Plainview, Long Island, New York) enjosy writing poetry and short stories as well as doing arts and crafts. She has a B.A in English.
Read their work by clicking on "POETS OF THE WEEK" from the main PSH menu.
NEW ONLINE PUBLICATIONS LISTINGS THIS WEEK:
Toronto Quarterly, the
A Toronto based literary and arts journal.
Toronto Poetry Vendors
Toronto Poetry Vendors is a mechanical poetry journal which operates out of refurbished gum vending machines. Produced twice yearly, issues consist of 10 single, hand-folded broadsides by 10 Toronto-based poets, which can be purchased from the machines for a toonie.
NEW INDIVIDUAL POETS PAGES LISTINGS THIS WEEK:
Fern G. Z. Carr
This is the official website of Canadian poet, Fern G. Z. Carr, who has been published extensively worldwide from Finland to Mayotte Island in the Mozambique Channel.