We publish poems, good work, any style, focused on the poet’s voice. Every writer has their sound.
Founding Editor Rogan Kelly: His interview with Josh Medsker on the Jersey Poets Plus Podcast
Best of the Net and Pushcart Prize nominations coming soon.
Megan Dorame: Welcome the new poetry editor to the NHB team.
Rowan Ricardo Phillips in our summer issue
I suspect editors have their own version of that hypothetical, if they could invite any five people for dinner. I think of poets and poems.
I woke early this morning to the news that a certain Republican senator had tweeted last night his intention to vote against witnesses in the impeachment trial. Trying to push down a sense of anger and dismay, I returned to Lisa Rosenberg’s poem which I first read yesterday.
after the left hook of Gustavo Hernandez’ poem title hits you, the right cross of his dedication leaves its mark. You tap play to hear the sure tenor of him read Across the Southwest our Mothers were Sidelined and note that his voice is not angry.
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