Poem of the Week

The Oven Bird

Frost “frames a question in all but words.” Continue reading

Beloved American Poet

i.m. Kathryn Stripling Byer (1944-2017)

Condolences to family, readers and friends of SHENANDOAH mainstay Kay Byer. Under construction: A Tribute Continue reading

Summer Blog Feature

A Hushpuppy Is Not a Fuzzy Shoe (editor’s summer blog)

In lieu of the regular blog Continue reading

A Ballad of Yearning and Recollection

Graybeal-Gowen Poetry Winner — Annie Woodford for “Arena Chapel Stringband Ballad”

Darren Morris of Richmond is runner-up Continue reading


Under Discussion Now

Walls, anyone? The fresh and necessary air of literature. VISIT OUR BLOG FOR EVERYTHING FROM POGO THE POSSUM TO HARPER LEE. Continue reading