At Readercon on Friday, July 13, at 4 pm, in Salon A, “Speculative Poetry Death Match”will feature Erik Amundsen, Anatoly Belilovsky, C.S. E. Cooney, John Edward Lawson, Romie Stott, Sonya Taaffe, and Holly Walmuth. On Saturday, July 14, 10:00 a.m.-12 p.m., in Blue Hills, “Imagination All Compact” will be a discussion of speculative poetry and readings by Mike Allen, Sara Cleto, Carlos Hernandez, Sycorax Press editor Sandi Leibowitz, and Brittany Warman.
Not speculative but about poetry.
by Linda Pastan
1. The Muse
You may catch
in a net
if you are swift enough
or if you keep
perhaps it will land
on your shoulder.
it is just
Congratulations to the winners of the SFPA’s Rhysling awards!
Short Poem: First place – Mary Soon Lee – Advice to a Six Year Old
Second Place – Sara Cleto – How to Grieve: A Primer for Witches
Third Place – F. J. Bergmann – Gramarye
Long Poem: First place – Neil Gaman – The Mushroom Hunters
Second Place – Cassandra Rose Clarke – For Preserves
Third Place – Mary Soon Lee – Alternate Genders
I’m delighted to announce that Sycorax Press will be launching two new single-author collections this summer: Shannon Connor Winward’s THE YEAR OF THE WITCH and Rebecca Buchanan’s DAME EVERGREEN, AND OTHER POEMS OF MYTH, MAGIC AND MADNESS.
A panel of poets and editors will be reading selected works at Reader Con in July in Quincy, MA. Readers include Mike Allen, C.S.E. Cooney, Carlos Hernandez, Brittany Warman, Sara Cleto, and Sandi Leibowitz. We’ll keep you posted once we learn the exact date and time!
Welcome to the brand new web site for Sycorax Press!