THE POET BY DAY

Daily Archives: June 10, 2018

“There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.” Elie Wiesel Applications for the Pen America Writing for Justice Fellowship must be filed by July 1, 2018.  This fellowship “aims to harness the power of writers and writing in bearing witness to the societal consequences of mass incarceration by capturing and sharing the stories of incarcerated individuals, their families,… Read More

“Let me begin again as a speck of dust caught in the night winds sweeping out to sea. Let me begin this time knowing the world is salt water and dark clouds, the world is grinding and sighing all night, and dawn comes slowly, and changes nothing.” ― Philip Levine, 7 Years from Somewhere: Poems CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS Opportunity Knocks 3:AM MAGAZINE, Whatever it is, We’re Against It publishes criticsim (query first), fiction (closed)… Read More