A.D. Winans poetry reading in SF Sept. 16, 2014!

Award winning native San Francisco poet A.D. Winans and Oakland native poet and activist Nellie Wong will be reading from their works on September 16, 2014 at Adobe Bookstore. ...{read more}

Cross-country mobile bookstore launches Indiegogo campgaign

Books & Shovels Mobile Bookstore

Independent publishers Nostrovia! Poetry and UndergroundBooks have launched a crowd fundraising campaign to organize a cross-country mobile bookstore and publishing house called Books & Shovels. ...{read more}

Poetry Reading: Linda King and Paul Fericano in SF – June 2 2014

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On June 2, 2014, Linda King and Paul Fericano will give a poetry reading at San Francisco’s Bird & Beckett Books. ...{read more}

Book Release: Loving and Hating Charles Bukowski by Linda King (2nd Edition)

Linda King’s Loving and Hating Charles Bukowski

Wild Ocean Press, in collaboration with KissKill Press, is pleased to publish a second edition of Loving & Hating Charles Bukowski, completely edited and revised from an earlier version published in 2012. ...{read more}

Painters and Poets seeks ekphrastic poetry

Painters and Poets

Painters and Poets publishes poetry about art and artists on the web. Ekphrastic Fantastic!

See how your favorite poets were influenced by Piero della Francesca, Donatello, Rembrandt, Monet, Hopper, Pollock, Van Gogh, Mitchell, and Cassatt. ...{read more}

Rik Lina – INTO THE DEEP at Arttra Gallery, Amsterdam

Rik Lina - FISH FIËSTA 1998 (detail), tempera and oilpaint on linen, 110x100cm

Rik Lina – FISH FIËSTA 1998, tempera and oilpaint on linen,110x100cm,

Rik Lina‘s exhibition, INTO THE DEEP, is showing at Arttra Galerie in Amsterdam March 7 – April 14, 2014. ...{read more}

The Doors Examined – Tinley Park IL – Library Presentation 3.12.14

The Doors Examined

Empty Mirror contributor Jim Cherry – and Doors expert extraordinaire – writes,

I’m making an upcoming library presentation and I hope you all can make it, and/or if you know anybody that lives in the area I hope you can forward this on! ...{read more}

Poetry Hotel Press readings scheduled

“Houses and rooms are full of perfumes… The smoke of my own breath, Echoes, ripples, buzzed whispers, love root, silk thread, crotch and vine. ...{read more}

Call for Submissions: Black Denim Lit

Black Denim Lit

Black Denim Lit

Black Denim Lit has completed the first issue of its online magazine, offering one story to start off the monthly schedule. ...{read more}

Call for Submissions: Ginosko Literary Journal

Ginosko 14

Ginosko’s most recent issue, 2014

Accepting short fiction & poetry, creative nonfiction, social justice concerns, spiritual insights for Ginosko Literary Journal. ...{read more}