Third Annual Wild Light Poetry Contest

Red Hen Press and The Los Angeles Review are pleased to announce the third annual Wild Light poetry contest. A prize of $1,000 and publication in The Los Angeles Review are given annually for an exceptional poem.
Amy Uyematsu is the final judge.
Please submit up to three previously unpublished poems of up to 200 lines each by October 15th. Submissions for the Wild Light poetry contest are accepted via Submittable only for $25 USD. Visit losangelesreview.org for full guidelines.

SR Pod/Vod Series: Poet Jory Mickelson

Jory MickelsonEach Tuesday we feature audio or video of an SR Contributor reading their work. Today we’re proud to feature a podcast by Jory Mickelson.

Jory Mickelson’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in Sundog Lit, Weave Magazine, Fjords Review, The Collagist, The Los Angeles Review, The Adirondack Review and other journals.  He received an Academy of American Poet’s Prize in 2011 and was a 2013 Lambda Literary Fellow in Poetry.  He is also the 2014 Guest Poetry Editor for Codex Journal. You can follow him on Twitter @poetryphone

You can listen to the podcast on our iTunes Channel.

You can read along with the work in Superstition Review.

SR Pod/Vod Series: Poet Nick DePascal

Nick DePascalEach Tuesday we feature audio or video of an SR Contributor reading their work. Today we’re proud to feature a podcast by Nick DePascal.

Nick DePascal lives in Albuquerque, NM with his wife, son, three dogs, and three chickens, and teaches at the University of New Mexico.  His first book, Before You Become Improbable, will be published by West End Press in summer 2014. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Narrative, The Laurel Review, RHINO, The Los Angeles Review, Emerson Review, Aesthetix, and more.

You can listen to the podcast on our iTunes Channel.

You can read along with the work in Superstition Review.