On New Voices, Froyo, & Pen Names

Submissions for The Masters Review New Voices category are free, and open year round. A paid market. Check it out.

Froyo–frozen yogurt–is now officially a word. The Merriam-Webster.com dictionary has gotten bigger, this time by over 250 new words and definitions.

Anne R. Allen’s post on writing under pseudonyms in the digital age. Find out if/when it’s a good idea.


On Fear, September Deadlines, & Why I Write Poetry

“What I advise you to do is, not to be unhappy before the crisis comes; since it may be that the dangers before which you paled as if they were threatening you, will never come upon you; they certainly have not yet come.”Seneca, “On Groundless Fears”

Check out this list of contests with September deadlines compiled by The Masters Review.

Find out why I write poetry.