SFPA August 2021 Round-Up


Once again:

     Here’s what some of our members have released into the wild during the past month or so. So much going on!


Lorraine Schein

poem, reprint, “The Lady in the Lake”, New Tales of the Round Table: An Anthology of Avalon, July 2021, https://www.blurb.ca/b/10783555-new-tales-of-the-round-table

Ruth Berman

poem, “Practical Magic,” The Avalon Literary Review, Summer 2021, http://www.avalonliteraryreview.com

John Reinhart

chapbook, Horrific Punctuation, Arson Press, August 2021, https://www.amazon.com/Horrific-Punctuation-John-Reinhart/dp/B09CRNQ5S1

Sara Backer

poem, “Freezing on Mineral Creek Trail,” Turtle Island Quarterly #20, Fall/Winter 2021, https://fourdirectionpoetry.wixsite.com/turtleisland

Deborah L. Davitt

poem, spec, “Among the Scythians,” Heroic Fantasy Quarterly #49, August 1, 2021. https://www.heroicfantasyquarterly.com/?p=3477

Wendy Van Camp

4 scifaiku, “Close Approach”, Starlight Scifaiku Review, Summer 2021, https://starshipsloane.com/article/the-starlight-scifaiku-review-summer-2021-issue-1/15/

panel with Akua Lezli Hope, “Speculative Poets In Conversation”, ReaderCon 31, August 2021, https://www.readercon.org/participants

Julie Reeser

review of Field Guide to Invasive Species of Minnesota by Amelia Gorman, Moon City Review 2021, http://www.mooncityreview.com/

interview with speculative poet Amelia Gorman, Interstellar Flight Press Magazine, https://magazine.interstellarflightpress.com/the-wild-the-weird-and-the-speculative-fea30c937d83

Herb Kauderer

2 poems, “Real heroes…” & “This May Hurt a Little”, Dreams &Nightmares #118, May 2021 http://dreamsandnightmaresmagazine.blogspot.com/2021/05/050921.html

2 poems, “specialist” & “rebound relationship”, Scifaikuest online, Aug 2021, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/scifaikuest-online

2 poems, “for the colony’s good” & “remembering the old way”, Scifaikuest print, Aug 2021, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/scifaikuest-august-2021-edited-by-teri-santitoro

Herb Kauderer & Scott E. Green

poem, “Corman Crocs”, Ghostlight #7, Fall 2021, https://www.amazon.com/Ghostlight-Magazine-Terror-Fall-2021/dp/B09CRL2YW9/

Katherine Quevedo

poem, genre, “Ariadne Goes to Knitting Group,” The Periodical, Forlorn, Volume I, Issue VI, Mythos Reborn, August 5, 2021, https://www.periodicalforlorn.com/product-page/volume-i-issue-vi-mythos-reborn

poem, genre, “The Fabulous, Interconnected Living Root Bridges of the Fairies,” Into the Glen: Into the Light, Fae Corps Publishing, August 14, 2021, https://books2read.com/Intotheglenintothelight

FJ Doucet

poem, genre, “Mordred Writes an Entry in his Laboratory Notebook, c. 2000 AD,” New Tales of the Round Table, Roasted Poet Press, August 2021, https://www.blurb.ca/b/10783555-new-tales-of-the-round-table?fbclid=IwAR2K7vsdgYPj2gvLqYBkWEegrNvce9BVU0bNq2bjjNVM7JDr2UOUzQADwZs

Roger Dutcher

haiku, “only shadows”, Wales Haiku Journal, Summer 2021, https://www.waleshaikujournal.com/

Brittany Hause

verse translation from the Spanish, “You’d Have Me Be White” by Alfonsina Storni, Better Than Starbucks Vol. VI No. III, Aug. 2021, https://betterthanstarbucks.wixsite.com/aug2021/poetry-translations 

Juleigh Howard-Hobson

poem, “I See a Hare”, Wickerpedia: an anthology of writing and art about The Wicker Man films, Daily Drunk Magazine Press, August 20, 2021, https://dailydrunkmag.com/2021/08/19/wickerpedia/

poem “I am Already Tired of Earth.2”, Triangulation: Habitats, Parsec Press, August 16, 2021, https://www.amazon.com/Triangulation-Habitats-Parsec-Ink/dp/0974323152/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=triangulation+habitats&qid=1629299796&sr=8-3&pldnSite=1

collection Those to Whom Long Listed for the 2021 Sexton Prize, Black Spring Press, https://blackspringpressgroup.com/collections/black-spring-press-new

Ken Poyner

poem, genre, web, “Quantum Entanglement”, Analog Science Fiction and Fact, Sept/Oct 2021, Vol XCI #9 and 10, http://www.analogsf.com

poem, genre, PDF, “Foreboding”, Sanitarium, issue 4, thesanitarium.co.uk

collection, genre, Lessons From Lingering Houses, Barking Moose Press/Smashwords, http://www.barkingmoosepress.com

Elizabeth R. McClellan

poem, “Amphitrite Finds a Confidante,” Water: Selkies, Sirens and Sea Monsters, Tyche Books, August 2021, https://www.rhondaparrish.com/home/publications/anthologies/elemental-anthologies/water-selkies-sirens-and-sea-monsters/

Richard Magahiz

poem, genre, “[revascularized],” haikuniverse, 2 August 2021 https://haikuniverse.com/haiku-by-richard-magahiz/

4 poems, genre, “dreams of yuggoth,” “Metamorphosis 2,” “those that are lost,” & “their Lili Marleen,” Danse Macabre 136, https://dansemacabreonline.wixsite.com/neudm/richard-magahiz-136

Miguel O. Mitchell

illustrated poetry book, “Periodic Table of Alien Species (Elements 1-86),” Kickstarter campaign: Periodic Table of Alien Species (Elements 1-86),  https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/elementsandaliens/periodic-table-of-alien-species-elements-1-86?ref=android_project_share

Mary Soon Lee

poem, “How to Overlook Differences,” Uppagus #47, August 2021, https://uppagus.com/poems/soon-lee-overlook/

poem, “Western Retrospective,” American Diversity Report, August 2021, https://adrpoetry.com/summer2021/august-2021/western-retrospective-by-mary-soon-lee/

David Davies

poem, “The Conglomerant”, Granfalloon, Fall 2021, https://www.granfalloon.org/post/the_conglomerant

poem, “Set In Motion”, MacroMicroCosm, Vol 7 Issue 1: Folk, https://www.vraeydamedia.ca/macromicrocosm

Linda D. Addison & Maxwell I. Gold

poem, “Shattered Oblivions,” Oblivion In Flux: A Collection of Cyber Prose by Maxwell I. Gold, Crystal Lake Publishing, 8/6/2021, https://www.crystallakepub.com/product/oblivion-in-flux-by-maxwell-i-gold/

Christina M. Rau

interview, Sojourn With Words, 08/23/21, https://youtu.be/AJl5NjU2oLA

Patricia Gomes

poem, speculative, “Reality Questioned,” Pink Plastic House, August 2021, https://kristingarth.com/pink-plastic-house-a-tiny-journal/pink-plastic-house-a-dollhouse-of-poetry/dollhouse/reality-questioned-by-patricia-gomes/?fbclid=IwAR39X_A8P_fvmTNbuzYEB2Kx3SNO-eRZo1zbCGpDwmbL9UBiFfFE8on6FUk

Lauren McBride

article, “Saturnes: A  Speculative Variation of Lanturnes”, Scifaikuest print, August 2021, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/scifaikuest-august-2021-edited-by-teri-santitoro

3 poems, genre, “Zip One-Breath,” Saturne” & “Saturne Binary”, Scifaikuest online, August 2021, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/scifaikuest-online

poem, genre, “Shaken”, American Diversity Report, August 2021 https://adrpoetry.com/category/summer2021/august-2021/

poem, non-genre, Never Forgotten: 100 Poets Remember 9/11, https://www.amazon.com/Never-Forgotten-100-Poets-Remember/dp/1716463610/

Lisa Timpf

poem, genre, “This Future at Least Has Cows,” Triangulation: Habitats, August 16, 2021, https://www.amazon.com/Triangulation-Habitats-Parsec-Ink/dp/0974323152/

poem, genre, “Just Another Quest,” New Tales of the Round Table, July 13, 2021, https://www.blurb.ca/b/10783555-new-tales-of-the-round-table

2 poems, genre, [leaving Earth] and [new planet, new nightmares], Scifaikuest August 2021 online, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/scifaikuest-online

2 poems, genre, [space station pawn shop], “Nursery Rhymes for Changing Times,” Scifaikuest August 2021 print, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/scifaikuest-august-2021-edited-by-teri-santitoro

Anna Cates

haiku, Presence 70, July 2021, http://haikupresence.org/home

haiku and haiku sequence, Scifaikuest print, August 2021, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/scifaikuest-august-2021-edited-by-teri-santitoro

haibun, Otoliths, August 2021, https://the-otolith.blogspot.com/2021/06/anna-cates.html

haiku sequence, Failed Haiku 6.69, Sept 1, 2021, https://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue69.pdf

Maxwell I. Gold

collection, Oblivion in Flux: A Collection of Cyber Prose, Crystal Lake Publishing, August 2021, https://www.amazon.com/Oblivion-Flux-Collection-Cyber-Prose-ebook/dp/B097NHZVD4/

Ann K. Schwader

poem, “Reading the Leaves,” Spectral Realms No. 15, Summer 2021, https://tinyurl.com/3f3exn93

S. T. Eleu

poem, “The Painting on the Wall,” Aphelion Webzine, August 2021, https://www.aphelion-webzine.com/poetry/2021/08/PaintingOnTheWall.html

PS Cottier

poem, (scifaiku), AntipodeanSF, Issue 275, August 2021, https://webarchive.nla.gov.au/awa/20210820142146/http://pandora.nla.gov.au/pan/10063/20210821-0000/www.antisf.com.au/index.html

Ian Willey

poem, “The Experts,” One Sentence Poems, http://www.onesentencepoems.com/osp/?=6580

poem, “The Road to Good Intentions,” Mobius: The Journal of Social Change, Fall 2021, mobius.magazine.com/poetry/roadtogo.mtml

Meg Smith

poem, “The Sun from Pluto,” Aphelion August 2021, https://bit.ly/3BIKTl0

3 poems, “Creeping Flowers,” “The Wax Mask” and “A Snake Called Lila,” Raven Cage Issue 60, https://bit.ly/2WSSaiH

poem, “The Sea Dragon,” Acropolis Issue One, https://bit.ly/3kQoL0Z

poetry reading, Stone Soup Poetry virtual series, Sept. 8, 2021, 7-9 p.m. EST with poets’ open mic. More info: http://stonesouppoetry.blogspot.com/

Francis W. Alexander

3 poems, Illumen, Summer 2021, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/illumen-summer-2021

poem, “Forbidden Haibun: Juneteenth Day”, Tales from the Moonlit Path, Summer Issue, https://talesmoonlitpath.com/poetry-2/forbidden-haibun-juneteenth-day-by-francis-w-alexander/

5 poems, Scifaikuest online, August, 2021, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/scifaikuest-online

5 poems, Scifaikuest print, August 2021, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/scifaikuest-august-2021-edited-by-teri-santitoro

Alan Vincent Michaels

haiku, “mind casting,” Service: A SciFanSat Microfiction Compilation, Aethereal Engineer, August 15, 2021, https://aetherealengineer.com/2021/08/15/sfs68/

haiku, “Surfing stellar waves,” Use: A SciFanSat Microfiction Compilation, Aethereal Engineer, August 22, 2021, https://aetherealengineer.com/2021/08/22/sfs69/

haiku, “We have learned nothing,” Battle: A SciFanSat Microfiction Compilation, Aethereal Engineer, August 29, 2021, https://aetherealengineer.com/2021/08/29/sfs70/

E.F. Schraeder

poem, “Perfectly Legal,” NonBinary Review #25, https://www.zoeticpress.com/issue-25-prohibition

Deborah P Kolodji

haiku, “summer wildflowers,” Poetry Pea Podcast, 7/19/2021, https://poetrypea.com/s4e14-realistic-haiku/

haiku, “May crowning,” Poetry Pea Podcast, 8/16/2021, https://poetrypea.com/s4e16-original-haiku-using-yugen/

haiku, “waterfall hike,” Haiku Dialogue, The Haiku Foundation, 8/20/21, https://thehaikufoundation.org/haiku-dialogue-finding-peace-and-contemplation-in-the-great-outdoors-among-mountains/

haiku, “cocoon,” The Mainichi, 8/25/2021, https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20210729/p2g/00m/0su/022000c

haiku, “shedding my worry,” Haiku Dialogue, The Haiku Foundation, 8/25/2021, https://thehaikufoundation.org/haiku-dialogue-finding-peace-and-contemplation-in-the-great-outdoors-in-a-forest/

2 haiku, “park playdate,” “discarded cocoon,” tsuri-dōrō #5, Sept/Oct 2021, https://tsuridoro.org/issue-5-sept-oct-2021

haiku, “pronoun decision,” The Heron’s Nest, Vol XXIII, No 3, Sept 2021, https://theheronsnest.com/September2021/haiku-p24.html

haiku, “cough syrup,” Daily Haiku selection by Charlotte Digregoria, 9/4/2021, https://charlottedigregorio.wordpress.com/2021/09/03/daily-haiku-sept-4-2021/

haiku, “papers in boxes,” Brass Bell, September 2021, http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.com/2021/09/new-haiku.html

interview/reading, Rattlecast, September 26, 2021, 8 pm, https://www.rattle.com/rattlecast/


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