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My Review of The Terraformers by Dan Hoy On Strange Horizons

I recently reviewed poetry chapbook The Terraformers by Dan Hoy with illustrations by Tristan McNatt for Strange Horizons magazine. Check it out here! Advertisements

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2018 SFPA Elgin Awards

I am honored and humbled to announce the SFPA (Science Fiction & Fantasy Poetry Association) has invited me back to chair the Elgin Awards again this year! Here’s the official announcement from the SPECPO Blog: Nominations for the 2018 Elgin … Continue reading

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SFPA 40th Year Kickoff Reading

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Poetry Association (SFPA) is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2018, connecting an international membership of over 300 writers, readers and creators. Join us on January 10th at Mojo Coffee Gallery for our kickoff reading featuring local … Continue reading

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The Spell

“The Spell” is a short comic I did with art by Doug Stambaugh. It was published in Mysterious Visions After Hours #3 (editor Tomm Gabbard) from Dimestore Productions in 2008.

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Who are the 2017 Elgin Award Winners?

Originally posted on SPECPO:
Expanded remarks and an overview from Our 2017 Elgin Awards Chair, Josh Brown. Poetry is back, baby. You may have seen the article recently in Publishers Weekly, “Is Poetry the New Adult Coloring Book?” I’ll admit…

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Poem in the Spring 2017 issue of Silver Blade Magazine

My poem, “Nine,” appears in issue 34, Spring 2017, of Silver Blade Magazine. The poem was inspired by my fascination with the number 9, and its connection to budo and martial arts.

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2017 Elgin Award Nominees

Congratulations to all the 2017 Elgin Award nominees! It has been an honor to serve as Award Chair for this important and prestigious award that recognizes the best science fiction and fantasy (and everything else “speculative”) books and chapbooks from … Continue reading

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