PEEK INSIDE HERE. Additional titles by Mary Ann Samyn can be found here. For more information on the 42 Miles Press Poetry Award please visit our submissions page. If you have questions, comments, concerns, or would like to request a review copy please e-mail 42 Miles directly. Additional releases from 42 Miles Press canContinue reading “Peek Inside Mary Ann Samyn’s Latest. It is now available on Amazon and at SPD.”
This should be my favorite part, right? It’s the celebration. That’s probably why we do this in July. You know, it’s like I always say, “Fireworks and freedom are nice. But nothing says ‘Sensational Summer in the Midwest’ quite like surrounding yourself with poetry manuscripts, heat, humidity, failing technology, a little bit of cat hairContinue reading “JUNE TURNED TO JULY W/ A BANG”
42 Miles Press Poetry Award Judge: David Dodd Lee, Series Editor The 42 Miles Press Poetry Award was created in an effort to bring fresh and original voices to the poetry reading public. The prize is offered annually to any poet writing in English, including poets who have never published a full-length book as wellContinue reading “CONTEST SEASON”
Nate Pritt’s Decoherence was reviewed by Poets & Writer’s this week. Excerpt from the review: “In his cerebral eighth collection, Pritts (Post Human) cycles through the many metaphorical connotations of light, investigating each at close range, and laments the ephemerality of experience…” To read the rest of the review click here.
We are pleased to announce this year’s semi-finalists/ finalists for the 42 Miles Press Poetry Award. We will be announcing the winner and updating the list to distinguish between finalists and semi-finalists by July 6, 2017. THE FINALISTS AND SEMI-FINALISTS FOR THE 2017 42 MILES PRESS POETRY AWARD (in no particular order): I Am TryingContinue reading “Announcing the Semi-Finalists/ Finalists for the (2017) 42 Miles Press Poetry Award”
From Mind the Bird Media: Nate Pritts‘ DECOHERENCE arrives this October from 42 Miles Press! David Rivard says, “I love [Pritts’] loyalty to the incidental, the moments where our truest feelings reveal themselves. He reminds me a bit of Joseph Ceravolo—he takes the bewilderment that we so often feel and he turns it into aContinue reading “DECOHERENCE”
IUSB’s English Department & 42 Miles Press present a reading by Kimberly Lambright, winner of the 2015 42 Miles Press Poetry Award. Tonight! March 8, 2017 @ 7:30 PM. Wiekamp Hall (1700 Mishawaka Ave, South Bend, IN 46615), 3rd Floor Bridge (by 3300 offices, near that sweet wall of windows). Free event. Open to all.Continue reading “TONIGHT: Poetry Reading by Kimberly Lambright.”
Interested poets, you still have 33 days to submit to the 2017 42 Miles Press Poetry Award contest. In the meantime, Kimberly Lambright’s Ultra-Cabin (winner of the 42 Miles Press Poetry Award), is available to be previewed and purchased at SPD and Amazon. And… an awesome interview with the author can be found here. And,Continue reading “Happy Friday, yes?”
Bookwoman poetry open mic curator, Cindy Huyser, interviewed Kimberly Lambright about Ultra-Cabin and we are delighted to report you can now find that interview here! And an excerpt (selfishly) mentioning 42 Miles Press here: “I sent Ultra-Cabin to about 15 first-book contests over a period of about 2 years; the book was a finalist/semifinalist for aContinue reading “A Virtual Interview w/ Kimberly Lambright”
The 42 Miles Press family was excited to learn that one of our favorite poets and human-beings, Allan Peterson (author of Precarious), has a new chapbook available for preorder from Tupelo Press. It’s been a pretty great year for poetry.