We Are All Doing Time, published by Iniquity Press/Vendetta Books, is a new chapbook of poem by Dan Grote, an incarcerated writer whose work has appeared in a wide variety of print and online publications. He is the author of several hold-up notes, a couple of signed confessions, and one other chapbook of poetry, The Sum Total of My Mistakes (Between Shadows Press, 2022).
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Aji is pleased to share the announcement of Tom Laichas' new book entitled Three Hundred Streets of Venice California. Two poems originally published in Aji also appear in this book. We wish Laichas the very best with this new publication, and want to share this good news with readers who may wish to purchase the book.
Tom Laichas is author of Three Hundred Streets of Venice California (FutureCycle Press, 2023), Sixty-Three Photographs from the End of a War (3.1 Press, 2021), and Empire of Eden (The High Window Press, 2019). A recipient of the Nancy Hargrove Poetry Prize, his recent work has appeared or is forthcoming in Salt, Jabberwock, Blue Unicorn, Disquieting Muses Quarterly, Stand, and elsewhere. He lives in Venice, California.
Irish poet, academic, and journalist, Oisín Breen, a Best of the Net Nominee, is published in 103 journals in 20 countries, including in About Place, Door is a Jar, Northern Gravy, North Dakota Quarterly, Books Ireland, The Tahoma Literary Review, La Piccioletta Barca, Decomp, New Critique, and Reservoir Road. Breen's second collection, Lilies on the Deathbed of Étaín has just been released by Beir Bua Press. It follows his well received debut, 'Flowers, All Sorts, in Blossom...' (Dreich, 2020).
Erric Emerson, who has reviewed poetry for Aji, recently launched his own new literary magazine and press, Dark Onus. We love the look and the theme of this new site!
Congratulations, Erric, and kudos from us on your hard work and creative vision. We hope Aji readers and contributors will give the first issue and the website a look--send your poems, stories, and images!