> Bless Their Hearts Mom: Giveaway: Light Quarterly Poetry Magazines
Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Giveaway: Light Quarterly Poetry Magazines

** this giveaway is closed **

Continuing with National Poetry Month, Ihave not one but TWO quarterly magazines of poetry from Light Quarterly!
Up First we have:

light quarterly fall 08 cover 

Fall/ Winter 2008:  I reviewed this one back in June of last year! Th issue includes poetry and verse from Jim Hayes, Max Gutmann, Dan Campion, Richard O'Connell, Jeff Crandall, J. Patrick Lewis, Noam D. Plum. The Featured Poet is Pat D'Amico

An excerpt:


It has no fins and has no scales.
It has no tail and has no head.
Furthermore, the way it stings,
I wouldn’t put it on my bread.

Then we Have:
Spring/Summer 2008 includes Ann E. Michael, Tom Disch, Edmund Conti, Amit Majmudar, Victor Howes, Susan de Sola, Bruce Taylor, Nicholas Friedman, Jonathan Levy, David J. Rothman, Gordon King. The Featured Poet is Mae Scanlan.

An excerpt:


After the theft
Out I was left.
After he swiped
Out I was wiped.

— Edmund ContiFall/Winter 2008


Winner will receive both the Spring/Summer 2009
and Fall/Winter 2008 Light Quarterlies!

Make sure I have an email address, with your comment, 
so I can contact you,if you win! 
If I don't have a way to contact you, you will forfeit your win!

 /Canada only

           3 day winner's rule : Winner has days to acknowledge they won prize,
and confirm address, if no contact, then new winner will be picked in their place. 

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Contest will end on May 2nd, at midnight. Winner will be picked by Random Number (random.org) on May 3rd, and emailed. As soon as winners' info is received, I will mail their books to them on the next mail run.

Disclosure / Disclaimer: I received these magazine for giveaway purposes, free of charge, from Light Quarterly! No other compensation, monetary or in kind, has been received or implied for this post. Nor was I told how to post about them!


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