Contributor Update, James McAdams: Somewhere in Florida, an Angel Appeared

James McAdamsToday we are happy to announce news about past contributor James McAdams. James’ story, “Somewhere in Florida, an Angel Appeared,” has been featured in Ghost Parachute. If you enjoy flash fiction, go ahead and click here to read it.

Congratulations, James!

James’ story, “Nobody’s Children,” can be read in Issue 16 of Superstition Review.

Contributor Update, Patricia Colleen Murphy: 2019 Press 53 Award for Poetry

Patricia Colleen MurphyToday we couldn’t be more excited to announce that Superstition Review’s founding editor, Patricia Colleen Murphy, has won the 2019 Press 53 Award for Poetry for her collection Bully Love. Bully Love was selected by Press 53 Poetry Series Editor Tom Lombardo from a field of more than 400 entries from forty-five states and the district of Columbia and will be published on April 1, 2019, as a Tom Lombardo Poetry Selection. Congratulations to our wonderful founding editor!

An interview with Patricia can be read in Issue 18 of Superstition Review.

Contributor Update, Kamilah Aisha Moon: Poem-a-Day

Kamilah Aisha MoonToday we are glad to announce that past contributor Kamilah Aisha Moon’s poem, “Taking out the Trash,” was the poem of the day yesterday, October 24, 2018, for Poets.org. You can read and listen to the poem at Poets.org.

Congratulations, Kamilah!

Four poems by Kamilah can be read in Issue 10 of Superstition Review.

Contributor Update, Natalie Sypolt: The Sound of Holding Your Breath

The Sound of Holding Your Breath by Natalie SypoltToday we are happy to announce that Natalie Sypolt’s new book, The Sound of Holding Your Breath, is upcoming this November, 2018 from WVU Press. The Sound of Holding Your Breath centers around residents of the twenty-first-century Appalachia, “each struggling with secrets and losses, entrenched in navigating the complex requirements of family in all its forms.” Silas House, author of Southernmost, has to say the following about Natalie’s debut collection: “A bold and important debut that announces a major new voice. It’s also the best story collection I’ve read in a long while.” The Sound of Holding Your Breath is available for purchase through West Virginia University Press here.

Congratulations, Natalie!

Natalie’s short story, “Fractured,” can be read in Issue 10 of Superstition Review.

Contributor Update, Jessica Mehta: Poem in The Bookends Review

Jessica MehtaToday we are excited to share news of past contributor Jessica Mehta. Jessica’s poem, “Summer in Lorraine,” has been recently featured in The Bookends Review. Click here to read the poem. Congratulations, Jessica!

Jessica’s poem, “Bars and Planets,” can be read in Issue 21 of Superstition Review here.

Contributor Update, Sarah Carey: Poem in SWWIM

Sarah CareyToday we are happy to share news of past contributor Sarah Carey. Sarah’s poem, “Before Landfall,” has been featured in SWWIM (Supporting Women Writers in Miami), and centers around hurricane Irma and the loss that followed.

Sarah’s poem, “Exotic Taste,” can be read in Issue 18 of Superstition Review.

Contributor Update, Sharanya Manivannan: The Queen of Jasmine Country

The Queen of Jasmine Country CoverToday we are glad to announce that Sharanya Manivannan’s first novel, The Queen of Jasmine Country, is available for pre-order on Amazon India. According to the book’s synopsis, myths, dreams, desires, the timeless reality of the body and soul – in the midst of nature’s bounty – is at the essence of The Queen of Jasmine Country. This is the first novel in English about the celebrated 9th century Tamil poet Andal, who was known for her erotic devotional verses.

Four poems by Sharanya can be read in Issue 6 of Superstition Review here.

Congratulations, Sharanya!