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Toward a Peeping Sunrise, Carole Mertz’s chapbook, wakes in surreal opening, gathers momentum with “Dolly’s Broke,” buzzes forward into a frantic evacuation, then settles into her serene autumn poem. Mertz is “A poet of liminal spaces [who] navigates with lyrical…

Currents – Summer 2019

Donna J. Gelagotis Lee Reading & Book Launch Intersection on Neptune Winner of the Prize Americana for Poetry 2018 The Poetry Press of Press Americana (2019) Bridgewater Public Library Somerset Poetry Group 1 Vogt Drive Bridgewater, N.J. Wednesday, September 4,…


Currents – March, 2019 Donna J. Gelagotis Lee’s second award-winning book, Intersection on Neptune, winner of the Prize Americana for Poetry 2018, has been released. The collection of poems about life in New York and New Jersey is published…

My Real Name is Hanna by Tara Lynn Masih

Introducing My Real Name is Hanna, by Tara Lynn Masih Inspired by real Holocaust events, this poignant debut novel is a powerful coming-of-age story that will resonate with fans of The Book Thief and Between Shades of Gray. Highly recommended by the Jewish Book…

Announcing Myths & Ms. by Rosie Rosenzweig

New Play by Rosie Rosenzweig A ghost hovers watching and waiting to embody itself in the most auspicious womb. Its goal is to fulfill what it couldn’t in its last lifetime called “soul work.” Myths & Ms. is an intergenerational play about…

Nimrod International Journal Contest

Nimrod International Journal’s 40th annual Literary Awards close this month. Judged this year by Patricia Smith and Rilla Askew, the Awards feature first prizes of $2,000 and second prizes of $1,000 in fiction and poetry categories, as…

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