Category Archives: Publications

Shaping a life in verse: Review of Harrisburg poet Jack Veasey’s ‘Shapely: Selected Formal Poems’

When Jack Veasey sent me a press kit and copy of his recently published selected poems late last fall, my first thought was, how do I review one of the most iconic veteran poets in this region? Then: how do … Continue reading

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York poet Rich Hemmings’ latest collection available on Kindle

Poet Rich Hemmings of York has released a book of poetry through the locally-based PoemSugar Press called “Orbits Around a Lightless Star,” and a Kindle edition is now available for $3.99, according to the press’ Facebook page. Hemmings resides in … Continue reading

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Checking back in with Baltimore’s Publishing Genius

A while back, I attended a reading by Adam Robinson at York College. I’d heard of Publishing Genius, but, as there are so many mags and orgs and presses out there, I just didn’t know too much about this particular … Continue reading

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York poet Noel Sloboda explores monsters real and figurative in new book, ‘Our Rarer Monsters’

“They are slices of everyday suburban life where there’s an eruption of the weird,” said Windsor Township’s Noel Sloboda of the poems that comprise his latest book, “Our Rarer Monsters.” Relying on mythology, a wide range of forms and the … Continue reading

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Luna Park Review: A blog on literary publications by York College professor Dr. Travis Kurowski

I came across Luna Park Review before I even started this blog, and was in touch with its creator, Dr. Travis Kurowski from York College’s English department, to try to get a little coverage of the literary journal I run … Continue reading

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