SFPA July 2022 Round-Up

Into the second half:

Of the year, and here’s what the various members of SFPA have been getting up to lately!


LindaAnn LoSchiavo

collection, Women Who Were Warned, Cerasus, June 2022, https://cerasuspoetry.com/2022/05/31/women-who-were-warned-by-lindaann-loschiavo/

craft article for poets, non-genre, “Asking for blurbs for your poetry book”, Roi Faineant Press, July 2022, https://www.roifaineantpress.com/post/asking-for-blurbs-for-your-book-by-lindaann-loschiavo

LindaAnn LoSchiavo & David Davies

collection, Messengers of the Macabre: Halloween Poems, Nat 1 LLC, October 2022, https://messengersofthemacabre.com/

Ruth Berman

poem, “Werewolves in Space,” genre, Dreams & Nightmares #121, May 2022, https://dreamsandnightmaresmagazine.blogspot.com/2022/04/042322b.html

poem, “Who So,” non-genre, Illuminations, 37, 2922, http://illuminations.cofc.edu

David Jalajel

5 poems, slipstream, “emissions/”, “spin/”, “enthy-meme/”, “convictions/”, and “dialled-up/”, experiential-experimental-literature, June 2022, http://ex-ex-lit.blogspot.com/2022/06/david-jalajel-5-poems.html

David C. Kopaska-Merkel

2 poems, “Conflict of Interest” and “Recording,” Black Petals 75, July 2022, https://blackpetalsks.tripod.com/blackpetalsissue78-2/

collection, Some Disassembly Required, Diminuendo Press, July 2022, https://dreamsandnightmaresmagazine.blogspot.com/p/a-bibliography-poetry-and-fiction-books.html

Sara Backer

poem, “Freight,” Poetry Northwest, vXVII, n.1, Summer & Fall 2022, https://www.poetrynw.org

3 poems,”Breath” “I Live Without Heat” and “Tsuyu,” White Enso, Summer 2022 Issue 5, https://www.whiteenso.com/sara-backer-3-works.html

Deborah L. Davitt

poem, spec, “Drowning in this Sunken City,” Strange Horizons, July 3, 2022, http://strangehorizons.com/poetry/drowning-in-this-sunken-city/

Dante Novario

poem, “Only a Lover Knows How to Eat You,” Coffin Bell Journal, July 2022, https://coffinbell.com/only-a-lover-knows-how-to-eat-you/

Michael H. Payne

4 poems, #1680, 1681, 1683, and 1684 Terebinth, 07/04/22, 07/11/22, 07/25/22, and 07/31/22, http://pandora.xepher.net/terebinth/tbarchiv/20220704.html, http://pandora.xepher.net/terebinth/tbarchiv/20220711.html, http://pandora.xepher.net/terebinth/tbarchiv/20220725.html and http://pandora.xepher.net/terebinth/tbarchiv/20220731.html

Ruth Berman

publisher, The Legend of Amnita by Eleanor Arnason, July 2022, berma005@umn.edu

AJ Wentz

poem, “Self-Inflicted Haunt,” Fantasy Magazine, July 2022, https://www.fantasy-magazine.com/fm/poetry/self-inflicted-haunt/

Lynne Sargent

poem, “The Artemis Accords,” Haven Spec, July 2022. https://www.havenspec.com/the-artemis-accords

poem, “Sword of Dreams, Shield of Time,” Polu Texni, July 2022. http://www.polutexni.com/?p=10854

Jordan Hirsch

poem, “We Don’t Always Have to Toss Her in the Deep End,” The Future Fire, July 2022, http://futurefire.net/2022.62/fiction/deepend.html

Jessica Lucci

collection, How to Steal a Purse, Indie Woods, April 2022, https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B09SY5GB1H/

G. O. Clark

poem, “A Crime Of Passion”, Spectral Realms No. 17, Summer 2022, https://www.hippocampuspress.com/journals/spectral-realms/spectral-realms-no.-17

Ken Poyner

poem, non-genre, print, “Election Production”, Blue Collar Review Vol. 25 #3, https://www.angelfire.com/va/bcr/

2 poems, genre, web/pdf, “Intent” & “Logical Conclusion” Siren’s Call #58, Summer 2022, http://www.sirenscallpublications.com

Kim Malinowski

class, “Authentic Narratives: Insert Your Story”, Registration Opens August 14, 2022, Class Begins August 28, 2022, 6 weeks, https://terra-nouveau-lyceum.mn.co/

verse novel, Phantom Reflection, Silver Bow Publishing, July 2022, http://www.silverbowpublishing.com/phantom-reflection.html 

Frank Coffman

2 poems, “I See Too Much: A Clairvoyant’s Complaint” and “The Seeker’s Lament”, Spectral Realms #17, Summer 2022, https://www.hippocampuspress.com/journals/spectral-realms/spectral-realms-no.-17

poem, “The Final Space Odyssey,” Abyss & Apex #83, 3rd Quarter 2022, https://www.abyssapexzine.com/2022/06/the-final-space-odyssey/

poem, “The Suns Set Over Carcosa”, Lovecraftiana v. 7 no. 2, Lammas Eve 2022, https://www.amazon.com/Lovecraftiana-Vol-Issue-Lammas-2022/dp/B0B6THJHPR

Lorraine Schein

poem, “My Alien Neighbor,” Utopia Science Fiction, June/July 2022, https://www.utopiasciencefiction.com/

James Arthur Anderson

3 poems, “Postcard”, “Superman’s Phone Booth”, and “Strangle Vine”, Illumen, Hiraeth Books, Summer 2022, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/illumen-summer-2022-edited-by-tyree-campbell

Wendy Van Camp

panelist , “Science & Poetry,” 21st Annual/6th International SF Virtual Conference, Indian Association for Science Fiction Studies (iasfs), July 17, 2022, https://iasfs.in/category/21st-con/

scifaiku series, “Magnetotail,” Starlight Scifaiku Review, Summer 2022, https://starshipsloane.com/current-issue/12/

Elizabeth R. McClellan

poem, “Questing Done Right: The Goblin Market,” Eternal Haunted Summer, Summer Solstice 2022, https://eternalhauntedsummer.com/issues/summer-solstice-2022/questing-done-right-the-goblin-market/

Sharmon Gazaway

2 poems, “Weeds” and “Empty,” Breath and Shadow, Summer Issue 2022, http://abilitymaine.org

Angela Acosta

2 poems, “When They Foretold Our Futures” & “Our Queer Home in Space,” The Truth is in the Stars Anthology, Fifth Wheel Press, July 2022. https://fifthwheelpress.com/truth-stars/when-they-foretold-our-futures-angela-acosta & https://fifthwheelpress.com/truth-stars/our-queer-home-in-space-angela-acosta

Corinne Hughes

poem, “Forest Grove,” Grim & Gilded, Issue 5, June 2022, https://www.grimandgilded.com/issue-five-1

Eugen Bacon

4 prose poems, “Mis/Identity,” and “Portable Longing,” and “Darkling Shores,” and “Mea Culpa,” African Literature Today 40: African Literature Comes of Age, 2022, https://boydellandbrewer.com/9781847013316/alt-40/

Lauren McBride

poem, “Starting Over”, genre, The Drabbun Anthology, Hiraeth Publishing, Summer 2022, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/drabbun-anthology-edited-by-francis-w-alexander-and-t-santitoro

poem, “Spiral from the Shore” (a wordle poem), non-genre, Your Daily Poem, July 5, 2022, https://yourdailypoem.com/listpoem.jsp?poem_id=4137

poem, “Limo Driver”, non-genre, Songs of Eretz Poetry Review Special Charitable Fundraising Invasion of Ukraine Issue, Summer 2022, http://www.songsoferetz.com/#!http://eretzsongs.blogspot.com/p/e-zine_4.html

Katherine Quevedo

poem, genre, “Harvesters,” Triangulation: Energy, July 8, 2022, https://www.amazon.com/Triangulation-Energy-Anthologies-Parsec-Ink-ebook/dp/B0B6611HQG

Jane Yolen

6 poem, “The Garage of Mysteries By the Lass Herself”, “Mugwort Poems: 1. Dreaming, 2. Roman Sandals, 3. Periodical Use, 4. Side Effects, 5. Midummer Night’s Dream,” Meat for Tea/The Valley Review , Summer 2022, https://meatfortea.com/

Mary Soon Lee

poem, “Belter Cats,” Analog, July/August 2022, https://www.analogsf.com/

poem, “What Fairy Godmothers Read,” Kaleidotrope, Summer 2022, https://kaleidotrope.net/summer-2022/what-fairy-godmothers-read-by-mary-soon-lee/

poem, mainstream, “The Secrets of Sparrows,” Uppagus #52, July 2022, https://kaleidotrope.net/summer-2022/what-fairy-godmothers-read-by-mary-soon-lee/

poem, reprint, “Ming Dynasty Cats,” Instincts #29, July 2022, https://insigniastories.com/2022/07/20/instincts-29-ming-dynasty-cats-by-mary-soon-lee-2/

2 poems, reprints, “How to Decorate the Moon” + “How to Trick a Trickster,” Delectus: An Exaltation of Unremembered Tales, https://www.amazon.com/Delectus-Unremembered-Eric-Leif-Davin/dp/1387760459/

Colleen Anderson

2 poems, “Astral Dreams,” and (butterfly effect), Utopia June/July 2022, https://www.utopiasciencefiction.com/

2 poems, nongenre, “Picture Perfect,” and “the perfect crime,” Transition, Spring 2022, Jul. 2022, https://sk.cmha.ca/documents/transition-magazine/

poem, non genre, “Biography,” Kaleidoscope #85, https://www.udsakron.org/the-path-to-contentment/

Michelle Muenzler

poem, “A Bullet Your Own”, Polu Texni, July 2022, http://www.polutexni.com/?p=10857

Lauren Scharhag

poem, “Priestess,” Stephen A. DiBiase Poetry Contest Announcement, (Finalist), April 2022, https://dibiasepoetry.com/winners/

poem, “Brainwash,” The Dope Fiend Daily, April 2022, https://thedopefienddaily.blogspot.com/2022/04/brainwash-by-lauren-scharhag.html

poem, “Sweat,” Arkana, Issue 12, April 2022, https://arkanamag.org/tag/poetry/

3 poems, “Exude,” “River,” and “Liminality,” Setu: Western Voices Edition, May 2022, https://www.setumag.com/2022/04/Western-Voices-2022-Lauren-Scharhag.html

poem, “Watermelon,” PØST, Issue 9, May 2022, https://revuepost.com/watermelon/

Rebecca Fraser

poem, “House,” Spectral Realms No. 17, July 2022, https://www.hippocampuspress.com/journals/spectral-realms/spectral-realms-no.-17

poem, “The House Contrition Built,” Midnight Echo #17, July 2022, https://www.amazon.com.au/Midnight-Echo-17-Australasian-Association-ebook/dp/B0B75WRLHQ

David Jalajel

5 poems, slipstream, “emissions/”, “spin/”, “enthy-meme/”, “convictions/”, and “dialled-up/”, experiential-experimental-literature, June 2022, http://ex-ex-lit.blogspot.com/2022/06/david-jalajel-5-poems.html

poem, genre, “12 Snapshots from the Ark (Dead Dinos)” Otoliths, Southern Winter, https://the-otolith.blogspot.com/2022/07/david-jalajel.html

Marisca Pichette

poem, “The Art of Betraying Others for Food,” Coffin Bell, Volume 5, Issue No. 3, July 2022, https://coffinbell.com/the-art-of-betraying-others-for-food/

poem, “What roots she has her own,” Kaleidotrope, Summer 2022 Issue, July 2022, https://kaleidotrope.net/summer-2022/what-roots-she-has-her-own-by-marisca-pichette/

poem, “If I could speak,” Abyss & Apex, Issue 83, June 2022, https://www.abyssapexzine.com/2022/06/if-i-could-speak/

Anna Cates

poem, “Cryonic,” Contemporary Haibun Online 18.2, https://contemporaryhaibunonline.com/cho-18-2-table-of-contents/anna-cates-cryonic/

poem, “Shadowy Corners,” Scarlet Dragonfly, July 21, 2022, https://scarletdragonflyjournal.wordpress.com/2022/07/

poem, “Guns,” Drifting Sands, July 2022, https://drifting-sands-haibun.org/7/2022/guns/

senryu, Failed Haiku #80, August 2022, https://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue80.pdf

Richard Magahiz

poem, spec, “When the Capital Fell,” Abyss and Apex #83, https://www.abyssapexzine.com/2022/06/when-the-capital-fell/

Jay Sturner

prose poem, “Last Soldier on the Beach,” Spectral Realms Issue 17, https://www.hippocampuspress.com/journals/spectral-realms/spectral-realms-no.-17

prose poem, “The Next Incarnation of Joan,” The Fifth Di…, June 2022, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/fifth-di-edited-by-tyree-campbell

2 poems, “Wandering Albatross” and “Mother Earth’s Red Sister”, Journ-E: The Journal of Imaginative Literature, Vol. 1, No. 1, https://www.amazon.com/dp/1736711458

prose poem, “The God of Dark Fantasy Prose-Poetry,” Spectral Realms Issue 16, https://www.hippocampuspress.com/journals/spectral-realms/spectral-realms-no.-16

prose poem, “Lifer,” Illumen, Winter 2022, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/product-page/illumen-winter-2022-edited-by-tyree-campbell

prose poem, “Suburban Pitcher Plant, Sarracenia suburbiana,” Not One of Us, Issue 69, https://not-one-of-us.pub/about/subscribe/

Mariel Herbert

poem, “Humbaba,” Corvid Queen, 8 July 2022, https://corvidqueen.com/stories/humbaba-mariel-herbert

3 poems, “Girlhood,” “How I Spent My Summer,” & “Sabbath at the Community Pool,” The Sirens Call 58, Summer 2022, http://www.sirenscallpublications.com/pdfs/SirensCallEZine_Summer2022.pdf

Earl Livings

haiku, non-genre, “anniversary”, Kingfisher Issue 5, https://kingfisherjournal.com

haiku, non-genre with own Welsh translation, “back to normal/yn ol i normal”, Wales Haiku Journal, Summer ’22, https://www.waleshaikujournal.com/summer-2022

Lisa Timpf

poem, [canine deity], Spaceports and Spidersilk, June 2022, Hiraeth Publishing, https://www.hiraethsffh.com/magazines

poem, “What Awaits,” Polar Borealis Issue 22, July 2022, https://polarborealis.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/POLAR-BOREALIS-22-July-2022.pdf

interviewed by Pearl Pirie, https://pearlpirie.com/checking-in-with-lisa-timpf/

Lori R. Lopez

5 poems, genre, “The Deadest End”, “If The Curse Fits”, “Ruminations upon the Nether”, “The Fear Crossing”, and “eaters of hearts”, The Sirens Call E-Zine, Issue 58, Summer 2022, http://www.sirenscallpublications.com/pdfs/SirensCallEZine_Summer2022.pdf

2 poems, genre, “La Gata” and “Blindsight”, Spectral Realms No. 17, Summer 2022, https://www.hippocampuspress.com/journals/spectral-realms/spectral-realms-no.-17

Ian Willey

poem, “English-Speaking Animals,” Unbroken #34, July 2022, https://www.theunjournals.com/unbroken34

Sumiko Saulson

collection, Within Me Without Me, Ladies of Horror Fiction Readers Choice Award, 6/17/2022, https://locusmag.com/2022/06/2021-ladies-of-horror-readers-choice/

Melissa Elmes

2 poems, “In the Beginning” & “How the World Ends,” Spectral Realms 17, July 2022, https://www.hippocampuspress.com/journals/spectral-realms/spectral-realms-no.-17

poem, “Dragons and Drams.” Liquid Imagination, June 2022, https://liquidimagination.silverpen.org/article/dragons-and-drams-by-melissa-ridley-elmes

poem, “Every Light a Threshold,” Haven 4, May/June 2022, https://www.havenspec.com/issue-four

poem, “What the Old Woman Knows,” Listen to Her, 23 March 2022, https://lieberman.domains.unf.edu/s22/a-sensorial-what-the-old-woman-knows-by-melissa-ridley-elmes


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