until the tyger learns how to write

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I am beyond thrilled and honoured to have this work, OMFG: UNTIL THE TYGER LEARNS HOW TO WRITE, featured with Brain Mill Press in their BMP Voices ‘Anger’ themed focus. A thousand thank yous to Publisher/Editor: Ruth Homrighaus and the Brain Mill crew.

graphic: Brain Mill Press

Nomination Best of the Net

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The poem “Mi Dispiace”  published in The/ tƐmz / Review, has been nominated, by editors Aaron Schneider and Amy Mitchell, for The 2018 Best of the Net anthology.

I’m incredibly thankful for the support and confidence Aaron and Amy have shown in me and my work. – sr

Would I sing of incorruptible grief/ writ in our skins …

image_poet_stephanie_roberts_the_woods_of_perhapsI’m thrilled to be featured in the River Heron Review August contributor spotlight for  the poem, “The Woods of Perhaps,” included in their inaugural Issue 1.1, also featuring the resonant talents of  the poets John Sibley Williams, Ace Boggess, Lois Harrod, and Shawn Jones, to name a few. All thanks to co-Editors Robbin Farr and Judith Lagana.

in the seventh inning i catch you happy as a stolen base

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The poem “SORATUTTO/VORFREUDE“* has been selected as the, July 30, 2018, winner of the Poem of the Week Contest with Silver Needle Press. Thanks and gratitude to editor Olivia Pridemore. (poet’s voice)

*Sopratutto means more than anything in Italian, and Vorfreude is a German word without English equivalent meaning the pleasure in imaging future pleasures. 

“Who can save me from my own violent vocabulary …”

 

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via Scene V – by stephanie roberts in Claudius Speaks