Sunday, May 12, 2019

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Chrysanthemum anthology (now accepting submissions)

Chrysanthemum poetry anthology

Chrysanthemum Literary Society is now open for submissions to our upcoming anthology, Chrysanthemum 2020.

Deadline for submissions is December 31, 2019.

No theme, no multiple submissions, we are eclectic, just send your very best work. Payment will be one copy, additional copies at a discount.

Poems should be sent to

Send 3 to 5 unpublished poems, maximum length of poem under 60 lines.  Response time less than one month. 

We will comment on your poem if you are close though no horseshoe. 

Marjorie Sadin --- Vision of Lucha (poetry)

Admirable work of a brave woman's

Cat Kigerl --- At the Town Cafe (poetry)

The luxury of a Spanish cafe
on a lazy Sunday and other flavors!

Joe Musso ---- Red Somehow (A Premonition) short fiction

Unusual but relevant stories of our time.

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Memoir by Koon Woon --- Paper-son Poet, when rails were young...

We too are immigrants...
Winner of the Pen Oakland &
The American Book Award

Joe LaBreck's Memory Flood

Sometimes all those memory come to the fore,
kind of overwhelming, but it is mostly good -
good to have those memory, yes...

Poems by Marjorie Sadin

You will fall in love with these exquisite poems
by an experienced evocative poet.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Joel Kabakov's Available Light

This book was given a favorable review
by the Harvard Graduate School of Arts & Science.

November Adrenaline

A somewhat sardonic sense of humor
for the season which is most appropriate.

Body My House by Bethany Reid

This is an exquisitely written book
by a foremost Northwest poet and educator.