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Brooke Harris of Lexington, KY is Sheila-Na-Gig online’s Summer Poetry Contest Winner!

I am pleased to announce that Brooke Harris of Lexington, KY has won Sheila-Na-Gig online’s Summer Poetry Contest! Her poems “Flying West” and “The Silent” will appear in our summer issue, due out before August 2017.  From contest submissions, I have also accepted work by Cheryl Denise, Linda Laino, Samantha Malay, Daniel Moore, Ehud Sela, Douglas Smith, and Marc Swan. Thanks to everyone who participated! The deadline for regular submissions and the Fall 2017 Poetry Contest is August 1.

About Grimmgirl

I co-founded the small press poetry magazine Sheila-Na-Gig in California in 1990. I ran the press for 10 years, producing 14 print copies of the journal. I now hold a Ph.D. in 20th Century American Literature from Ohio University and an MFA in poetry from the University of Washington. I am currently an Associate Professor of English at Ohio University Southern, where I teach courses in composition, American literature, and creative writing. My poetry, creative nonfiction, and critical essays have appeared, or are forthcoming, in The Brock Review, Proteus, Rattle, Spillway, and the critical anthologies, The Body in Medical Culture; On the Literary Nonfiction of Nancy Mairs; and Stephen King’s Contemporary Classics: Reflections on the Modern Master of Horror.

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This entry was posted on May 20, 2017 by in Sheila-Na-Gig online: News.
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