Thursday, October 25, Scissortail Submission Guidelines. Her most recent book is Mania Klepto: Jo Perryman Honorable Mention: John Yozzo — Tulsa, Oklahoma. Megan Roach, “Battle of the Mind.

Chris Soden — Dallas, Texas. All-in-all, the presenters this year were amazing. Hudgins has taught at Baylor University and University of Cincinnati. Also, this poem put everything into such blunt but true terms that I could not help but love it. Michelle Hartman — Ft. Posted by Steve Benton at 4:

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Chris Ellery — Angelo State University. Scissortail is a reading festival.

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Poems My Father Taught Me: She wanted to use this way to festivao people’s attension. The reason his portion was my favorite because he spoke of classic Mexican food in one of his readings that just really made me miss home.

Mish and Bilgere are two of 58 writers who will be making presentations at the three-day event. I’m incredibly sad that I missed a few of the Thursday sessions Kaitlyn, I’m incredibly jealous that you got to take part in the awesomeness of Rilla Askew; she was amazing last year!


From the opening hook, with the unhurried authority of a master, Brandon Hobson initiates the reader into the secret lives of lost and unwanted teenagers trying to survive in an uncaring world. There will be no exceptions. We do love serving your group.

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If you prefer, you may send submissions to: Dan Wilcox -Albany, New York. Mindy Creahive April 7, at 8: She wasn’t afraid to say whatever was on my mind and I like that.

Hank Jones — Tarleton State University. This year 57 authors have been selected to present their work; 15 of these are new voices to the festival.

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Contact Information Click here. Marc Ruhnke April 11, at scissortaol Hudgins is also the author of a book of essays, The Glass Anvil. Posted by Steve Benton at 4: Aaron Glover — Dallas, Texas.

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scissortxil Posted by Steve Benton at 4: Skirmishes on the Okie-Irish Border. Scissortail was very cool; I regret that I didn’t make it to more of the sessions, as I’m sure there were many great authors and poets who I missed out on.


Notes from a Wounded Place. The deadline for submissions is December 30, Contact Information Click here.

Newer Post Older Post Home. He teaches creative writing at John Carroll University.

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Inthe Academy of American Poets awarded Smith with the Academy Fellowship, awarded to one poet each year to recognize distinguished poetic achievement. Dream Song Delta 1- Daniel Miller — Amarillo, Texas. I went to the Friday, September 13, Submission Guidelines. Few things in life are as magical as the connection made between an author and an audience.