September’s here already and I’ve still not managed to shake myself out of the lethargy that set in with the July heatwave. For once, I’ve been reading more prose than poetry. Indeed, my poetry life has been almost non-existent over the past month or so. However, prompted by a couple of editors’ emails received this week, here’s a brief update on acceptances and submissions mentioned in previous posts:
Having received a PDF proof of the forthcoming Humanagerie anthology from Eibonvale Press, I’m mightily pleased that my poem, ‘Rough Music’, features alongside work by Jane Burn, Jonathan Edwards, Hannah Linden, Paul Stephenson and others I’m looking forward to reading.
My poem, ‘Staying Put’, appears in issue 16 of The Lampeter Review, now available to read online. Click here to read.
I had a rejection from Mslexia for their Cooking submission. However, hopes remain for a poem I entered for the Bridport Poetry Prize…