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Call for Submissions: nin

This is another bit of information that was shared with us. We are passing it along to those who may be interested. We are not affliated with them whatsoever.

tumblr_inline_mtjhl2nC5R1rh6hn1nin is a journal of poetics, and as such we will accept the widest definition of poetry today. Phonetics, ephemera, text with visuals, more.

To submit your work to the print journal, please email it to ninjournal@gmail.com. ONLY work submitted via email will be considered for print publication. Continue reading Call for Submissions: nin

Call for Submissions: [PANK] Magazine

Someone passed this to me so I thought I would share the wealth… and yes this totally copy and pasted.

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Special Issue Submission: Queer Issue

We are excited to announce the opening of submissions for [PANK’s] fourth annual queer issue. This year’s issue will be guest-edited by Kima Jones.

Kima Jones was born and raised in New York, a 2013 PEN USA Emerging Voices fellow in poetry, she is also a Voices at VONA alum and 2012 Lambda Literary Fellow in poetry. Kima was named a finalist for the 2013 Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival 3rd Annual Poetry Prize. Kima lives in Los Angeles and is writing her first poetry collection, The Anatomy of Forgiveness.What is queer? You show us.

Submissions are open until September 15, 2013.
Check here for more information

10 Things To Know About: Rebecca “Butterfly” Vaughns


If you know anything about the poetry scene, whether it is on the east coast or the west coast, downtown or midtown, you should know the name Rebecca “Butterfly” Vaughns.A Grammy nominated spoken word artist, Butterfly has been a K Word favorite for quite a while.

Happy to get a chance to e-chat with her!

Check out the Q&A after the jump…

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10 Things 2 Know About: Nikki DaVinci

Born in New Orleans and cultivated in New York, Nikki DaVinci is a writer, poet, designer, painter and photographer. Be careful around this renaissance woman because her words have been known to make one’s body react uncontrollably.

Just finishing up her first tour with the Punany Poets and with her first book available on Amazon, remember the name as you might be meeting one of next lesbian laureates.

Give her time and she will penetrate your mind with her Bic (if you are into that kind of thing).

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