Member News Digest

We love hearing about, passing on news about, and reading about our OPA members having poems published in literary journals, in zines, on web sites, and as a consequence of winning a contest. Please let us know where we can find your most recent publications, and use this page as a guide to the publications where OPA member’s poems appear!

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  • Posted: December 8, 2020

    “Dear Captor” by Gina Williams published by The Inflectionist Review

    I’m honored and humbled to join creators from around the world in the most recent edition of Oregon’s own “The Inflectionist Review” (Issue 11) with my poem “Dear Captor.” Thank you to editors John Sibley Williams and A. Molotkov. https://www.inflectionism.com/11/gina-williams/1
    See the full issue here: https://www.inflectionism.com/issue11



  • Posted: November 2, 2020

    New Poetry book by Amelia Díaz Ettigner

    I am so happy to announce my new poetry book “Learning to Love A Western Sky.” This book was released and published by Airlie Press in September. More about this book and other Airlie titles can be found at http://www.airliepress.org/

    New Poetry book by Amelia Díaz Ettigner


  • Posted: November 2, 2020

    The Day of My First Driving Lesson by Tiel Aisha Ansari – now available for pre-order

    I’m thrilled to announce that my chapbook The Day of My First Driving Lesson is available for pre-order from The Poetry Box, https://thepoetrybox.com/bookstore/first-driving-lesson

    The Day of My First Driving Lesson by Tiel Aisha Ansari - now available for pre-order


  • Posted: November 2, 2020

    New Book from Barry Vitcov

    I am pleased to announce that my poetry collection “Where I Live Some of the Time” is being published by Finishing Line Press and scheduled for release in February 2021. It is currently in the pre-publication/pre-order window. More information can be found at: https://www.finishinglinepress.com/product/where-i-live-some-of-the-time-by-barry-vitcov/

    New Book from Barry Vitcov


  • Posted: October 7, 2020

    Jewish Voices, Readings by Oregon Jewish writers and poets

    Started in 1999, and organized by writer Willa Schneberg, this annual event features readings by prominent Oregon Jewish poets and writers. The writers in the 2020 program, who span a range of genres including fiction, poetry, non-fiction, and essays, will share selections from their work in a virtual reading on Zoom. 

October 27, 6:30pm, Jewish Voices, Free with registration 
To register, go to https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_hXWZNiPCRky-Bhd9FI4VSg