dawn lonsinger’s first collection of poems, Whelm (Lost Horse Press, 2012), has been named a NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR by Shelf Unbound magazine! Congratulations, dawn lonsinger!
Join Washington State Poet Laureate, Kathleen Flenniken, and her friend, poet Stan Sanvel Rubin, for an evening of Poetry in the Carnegie Reading Room of the Port Townsend Library—1220 Lawrence Street, Port Townsend, Washington—on Thursday, 12 December from 6:30-8:00 pm. Stan Rubin will read from his newly published book, There. Here. (Lost Horse Press, 2013),…
On Saturday, 7 December 2013 at 3 in the afternoon, Lost Horse Press and the Sandpoint Library are pleased to present a literary reading—The Telling of Winter Tales—featuring Jonathan Johnson and Shawn Vestal. The reading is open to everyone and admission is free. Q & A / book sale / book signing will follow the…
Lost Horse Press will collaborate with Eastern Washington University’s Willow Springs Editions to publish the annual Spokane Prize for Short Fiction, a short fiction contest administered by MFA creative writing students.
The new Low Residency MFA program at Eastern Oregon University is now taking applications for admission.
Lost Horse Press and the Bonner County Human Rights Task Force are co-sponsoring a poetry/music/art event to coincide with 100,000 POETS FOR CHANGE event taking place all over the world on 28 September 2013. On that day, more than 100,000 poets, artists & musicians in 800 cities around the world will gather to promote social, environmental, economic and political change. If you would like to read an original, or someone else’s, poem or sing a song, please contact Lost Horse Press at 255.4410 or email email@example.com to register. We will be located at Oak & 4th Streets at the Oak Street Court, across from the Sandpoint Farmers Market from approximately 10 AM until 1 PM, until everyone’s voice is heard! Join us on 28 September! Express the change you’d like to make happen in our lives, in our communities, in our world. It’s time for creative people to shape the change we want!
The winner of the Idaho Prize for Poetry 2013—selected by final judge, Sam Hamill—is THE GOLD SHOP OF BA-‘ALI by Yahya Frederickson of Moorhead, Minnesota. He will receive $1000 plus publication by Lost Horse Press. The annual prize is given for a poetry collection. The deadline submissions to the Idaho Prize 2014 is May 15, 2014….
Lost Horse Press and the Bonner County Human Rights Task Force are co-sponsoring a poetry and music event to coincide with 100,000 POETS FOR CHANGE event taking place all over the world on 28 September 2013. On that day, more than 100,000 poets, artists & musicians in 800 cities around the world will gather to promote…
The new podcast of Out of Our Minds Radio Show with dawn lonsinger is now available to hear online: https://jp-dancingbear.squarespace.com/outofourminds/2013/5/14/out-of-our-minds-w-guest-dawn-lonsinger lonsinger’s book, WHELM—winner of the 2012 Idaho Prize for Poetry—was recently released by Lost Horse Press.
David Axelrod’s poem “Word Over All, Beautiful as Sky” from his recently released What Next, Old Knife? (Lost Horse Press, 2012) is featured on today’s (7 May 2013) VERSE DAILY. Check it out—a lovely poem—then order the book! http://www.versedaily.org/2013/wordoverall.shtml