Poetry poetry poetry!

← New local event (and flyer): Chapel Hill Comics to host signing for the collected Eisner-nominated PRINCELESS, with writer Jeremy Whitley.
Yet another new event! Book Launch Extravaganza for The Prince Who Fell From the Sky by John Claude Bemis →

Poetry poetry poetry!

Posted on 2012-05-16 at 19:11 by montsamu

Here’s some speculative poetry news, both relating to Bull Spec.

First, as Bull Spec poetry editor Dan Campbell notes:

Issue 7 of Bull Spec is now for sale! It has poetry by [info]alexa_seidel, Daniel A. Rabuzzi, [info]thunderpigeon, Deborah Walker, Athena Andreadis, Mari Ness, Damon Shaw, and Sofia Samatar.

Also out now is The Moment of Change: An Anthology of Feminist Speculative Poetry, edited by Rose Lemberg. Three of the poems included in the antho originally appeared in Bull Spec, and I’m thrilled with the line-up of poets in the book.

[info]rose_lemberg announces the antho here, and [info]tithenai has a SQEEEE about it here.  :-)   Go buy it!

Second, Mike Allen has an excellent introduction to speculative poetry over at Locus, which name-drops Bull Spec as a place to look:

Where do you find this work? For one, in the same places you find short fiction: Asimov’s Science FictionStrange HorizonsApex MagazineBull SpecAbyss & Apex, sometimes even Analog. There’s also some spectacular websites and ...
And, since I didn't quite get the Terri Windling cover art for The Moment of Change into Bull Spec #7 as planned, here you go:

Posted in poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged poetry