I really appreciate the brief, yet great advice in this article on Bartleby Snopes by author/editor Nathaniel Tower. I’ve shared similar submission tips, but missed a few of these. I think this relates to all genres of writing. If you like this post, please share with your writerly […]
Trish Hopkinson is a poet, blogger, and advocate for the literary arts. You can find her online at SelfishPoet.com and provisionally in Utah, where she runs the regional poetry group Rock Canyon Poets and folds poems to fill Poemball machines for Provo Poetry. Her poetry has been published in several lit mags and journals, including Tinderbox, Glass Poetry Press, and The Penn Review; her third chapbook Footnote was published by Lithic Press in 2017. Hopkinson will happily answer to labels such as atheist, feminist, and empty nester; and enjoys traveling, live music, wine-tasting, and craft beer.
Most editors are happy to answer questions regarding submissions. If a lit mag seems like a good fit for your work and it happens to be a collaboration, found poem, or other more nontraditional form, contact them via email or on other social media to ask if they […]
Another excellent article from Maria Popova of Brainpickings provides insights and quotes from several writers, including Anaïs Nin, Virginia Woolf, Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Anne Frank, Sylvia Plath, and more. These beloved writers all kept diaries . . . maybe something worth adding to your writing routine for 2015! If you […]
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? VAH: Welcome Trish Hopkinson. Thanks for joining the conversation at Three by Five. First up, the fundamental question – Why do you write? TH: I write for me. I write because I am selfish—a selfish poet. I write because there is something…
So pleased to have four of my poems “A Leveling,” “Diamond-Shaped Shadows,” and “Prima Facie,” and “In a Room Made of Poetry” published along with other amazing authors in the January issue of Verse-Virtual. Also, make sure not to miss the editor’s note, a brief and lovely homage to a World […]
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