9.20.2021

Monday Miscellany - September 20, 2021

by Baltimore Review Staff Members

News and Writing Prompts!Baltimore Review 2021Baltimore Review 2021, the compilation of the poems, short stories, and creative nonfiction in our Summer and Fall 2020 and Winter and Spring 2021 online issues, is now available on Amazon. Copies have been ordered for the Library of Congress, NewPages,…

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9.13.2021

Monday Miscellany - September 13, 2021

by Baltimore Review Staff Members

Our annual print compilation should be ready to send off to contributors within a day or two. Yes!_____________It was an honor to be part of the first Pier-Glass Poetry Panel on May 6, 2021, along with poets Kari Gunter-Seymour and Jeremy Page, and hosted by Stan Galloway. I checked YouTube, and now…

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9.6.2021

Monday Miscellany - September 6, 2021

by Baltimore Review Staff Members

Happy Labor Day! Great to see Marc Alan Di Martino's poem from the Spring 2019 issue translated into Italian (English version is here too)--and getting a wider audience. The poem is also the opener of his book "Unburial."------------------------Happy to report that we are almost done…

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8.30.2021

Monday Miscellany - August 30, 2021

by Baltimore Review Staff Members

Happy Monday! I see that today is Frankenstein Day, the birthday of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, author of Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus, published in 1818. Celebrate by reading the book for free on the Project Gutenberg site, one of 66,099 ebooks and one of 26 by Shelley you can read…

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8.23.2021

Monday Miscellany - August 23, 2021

by Baltimore Review Staff Members

What are you doing right now?Hunched over the table? Feet crossed? Eyebrows furrowed?Adina EdelmanNobody likes reading loads of description in a story. It drags down the flow of the narrative and is often unnecessary. But we don’t want to steer too far in the opposite direction either.Check out…

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8.16.2021

Monday Miscellany - August 16, 2021

by Baltimore Review Staff Members

On Showing Up to WriteI think we've all read articles on showing up. We've all heard motivational quotes like "Just do it" and "Showing up is half the battle" and "Write every day." Some of us thrive in an office space with motivational posters decorated with kittens and coffee cups and fountain…

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8.9.2021

Monday Miscellany - August 9, 2021

by Baltimore Review Staff Members

Happy Monday!Last fall, we included an option to donate $5 when you submit and get “20 Prompts Inspired by Poems, Short Stories, and Creative Nonfiction Published in The Baltimore Review.” We’ll be offering a brand-new set of prompts soon—an extension to the original twenty. So, forty…

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8.2.2021

Monday Miscellany - August 2, 2021

by Baltimore Review Staff Members

We opened our new submission period yesterday, August 1, and we look forward to reading your work. Submittable will be open for poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction submissions through November 30—unless we hit submission caps before that. We’ll give a heads-up if it looks like we’re…

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7.26.2021

Monday Miscellany - July 26, 2021

by Baltimore Review Staff Members

Audrey GradzewiczWriter’s block can always feel excruciating, but one of the ways that I get around it is to write the names of celebrities and occupations on Post-It Notes and put them into two separate Ziploc bags. I also will keep a Ziploc bag full of verbs and a Ziploc bag full of places. When…

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7.19.2021

Our Summer 2021 Issue is Live

by Barbara Westwood Diehl

We are pleased to present our Summer 2021 issue with poems, short stories, and creative nonfiction by:Jeffrey BeanDavid BergmanStephen CramerVishnas R. GaitondeRobin GowClaire KortynaKelley J. P. LindbergJarid McCarthyJames McKeanChido MuchemwaPatricia PattersonLis SanchezSeher Fatema VoraJieyan…

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