I’m honored to have my poem “Marathon Man” included in Psaltery & Lyre. Many thanks to editor Dayna Kidd Patterson and all the folks at Psaltery & Lyre. I was touched that Dayna asked if I’d like to use a photo of the real marathon man, my first dog Guthrie, with this poem.
I’m honored to have my poem “Good Day,” about the bittersweet end of a beloved animal’s life, included in Muddy River Poetry Review. Many thanks to editor Zvi Sesling. https://muddyriverpoetryreview.webs.com/Sheila%20Wellehan-1.pdf
I’m happy to have my poem “Saint Alban’s,” which explores faith, doubt, the yearning for community, and isolation, included in Tipton Poetry Journal. “Saint Alban’s” is on page 26 – 27. Many thanks to editor Barry Harris.
I’m honored to have my poem “About My Life…” included in Thimble Literary Magazine. Many thanks to editor Nadia Arioli and the whole Thimble crew!
I’m honored to have my poem “My Mother’s Lungs” included in MockingHeart Review. Many thanks to editor Tyler Robert Sheldon.
I’m honored to have two poems in the new Frost Meadow Review. “Torquemada,” which received the Editor’s Choice Award, is on p. 9. “A Bloodless Thing” is on p. 49. Many thanks to editor Emily JT Matthews, who created this free online edition of her wonderful print journal to keep it going during the pandemic. It’s filled with beautiful and vital poetry and art.
I’m honored to have a poem about my mother’s cremation, “Ashes to Ashes,” included in Rust + Moth. Many thanks to everyone at Rust + Moth for creating this beautiful issue!
One of my mother’s many arts was the art of dressing. She loved clothes, creating ensembles, and Project Runway. Gustav Klimt was one of her favorite artists. I’m happy to have my poem “Who’s Your Girl?” included in The Ekphrastic Review. Many thanks to editor Lorette C. Luzajic!
I’m delighted to have my poem “Porcupine” included in Thimble Literary Magazine. Many thanks to Nadia Arioli and and the whole Thimble crew!
I received two beautiful contributor copies in the mail this week. I’m delighted to have my poem “Busted,” about cats, friendship, and gardening, included in the Aurorean. “Edie’s Tank Top,” which also explores friendship, is featured in Forklift, Ohio. Forklift, Ohio deserves a special shout-out for its handcrafted magic — real cloth name tags, buttons, and pencils! Both journals are filled with wonderful poetry.