The second edition of Poetry Planet for my favorite podcast, StarShipSofa, went live today! To listen to it and also the first episode go here.
This is a long one! 30 minutes! But it's chock full of poetry goodness! 10 poets are represented with their offerings on "First Contact". And quite a wide variety of imaginings they are! That sounded a bit like Yoda. Here's the illustrious list and links to their websites, blogs etc:
Scott Green - "First Contact"
Green Genre Poetry and
Poetry in Manchester
Mike Allen - "The Thing in the Gutter" and "On Discovery of a Habitable Planet"
Ann K. Schwader - "The Ones Who Met Them"
Yaddith Times LiveJournal
Dennis M. Lane
Dreams and Nightmares magazine
PenUltimate Productions Website
Wordsmith's Forge LiveJournal
Poem "Your Color Palette 2011"
Bluffton in the Driftless
I hope to be able to make announcements of poetry events, awards, contests and the like at the end of each show. This time we have:
The Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in a Poetry Collection
The Rhysling Award Candidates