- Greg McBride's chapbook, Back of the Envelope, is now available from Southeast Missouri State University Press. Greg is editor of The Innisfree Poetry Journal and winner of the 2008 Boulevard Emerging Poet Prize.
- John Surowiecki was recently featured on the Poetry Foundation's Off the Shelf Podcast, "Hatless in Heavy Economic Weather". Surowiecki is winner of Poetry Foundation's inaugural Verse Drama Award, and winner of the 2006 Washington Prize for his book The Hat City after Men Stopped Wearing Hats.
- Sandra Beasley announced a book deal with Crown for a memoir titled Don't Kill the Birthday Girl: Tales from an Allergic Life. Beasley won the 2007 New Issues Poetry Prize for her collection Theories of Falling, and has written several columns for the "XX Files" section of the Washington Post Sunday Magazine.
- Deborah Ager's poetry collection, Midnight Voices, is now available from Cherry Grove Collections. Ager is editor and founder of 32 Poems magazine and recipient of fellowships from the MacDowell Colony and elsewhere.
Monday, March 23, 2009
Spreading Good News
Just wanted to take a moment to share some friends' good news: