Really excited to have a poet I greatly admire, Henri Cole, serve as the judge for the 2016 Backwaters Prize. The deadline is May 31, so poets, polish up that poetry manuscript and submit it here: https://thebackwaterspress.submittable.com/submit
Packed house at the ArtWords / Ivory Tower party on Wednesday, April 27, at the Weisman Art Museum in Minneapolis. Thanks to all for coming!
Thanks, University of Minnesota Bookstore at Coffman Memorial Union, for including my book Rancho Nostalgia in a display for National Poetry Month! http://www.bookstores.umn.edu/stores/coffman.html#.VwmRD6uCzdk
Sharing a “golden oldie,” courtesy of Lambda Literary Review: “A Conversation with My Imaginary Daughter”: http://www.lambdaliterary.org/features/poetry-spotlight/03/03/james-cihlar-a-conversation-with-my-imaginary-daughter/
Check out my article on collectible McCoy Pottery in the March 2016 edition of The Old Times: https://issuu.com/theoldtimes/docs/old_times_v26_n03_mar_2016/15?e=0
It’s a book! Thanks to Georgia Greeley and Artichoke Press. Picked up my author copies of this limited edition, artist-made chapbook of What My Family Used. We’re planning an event for May–stay tuned! http://www.georgiaagreeley-artichokepress.com/Artichoke_Press/Home.html