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Poem of the Week

Crossing the Bar By Alfred Lord Tennyson

Sunset and evening star, And one clear call for me! And may there be no moaning of the bar, When I put out to sea, But such a tide as moving seems asleep, Too full for sound and foam, When … Continue reading

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Virginia Poet Laureate Ron Smith Answers Questions

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Graybeal-Gowen Poetry Prize for VA Writers

WINNER: “May” by Juliana Daugherty

Congratulations to Juliana Daugherty, whose poem “May” was selected by judge William Wright as winner of this year’s $500 Graybeal-Gowen Poetry Prize for Virginia Writers. “May” will appear in the spring, 2015 issue of Shenandoah. Daugherty is a recent graduate … Continue reading

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Bevel Summers Short Short Contest runs 3/14-3/31.

Contest SUBMISSIONS OPENING SOON

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SNOPES: A Blog

Under Discussion Now

Poets, pets, Prosers and furry friends. Me-me-me-moirs, the good the bad and the ugly. Continue reading