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The Frost Place would like to congratulate Sandra Lim for her poem, “Bent Lyre,” recently published in The Yale Review. Lim has served as a member of the Conference on Poetry faculty in 2019 and as a member of the Poetry Seminar faculty in 2017. Sandra Lim is the author of The Wilderness (2014) and Loveliest Grotesque (2006). She is … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: January 23, 2020, 8:08 pm
“Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.” ― Martin Luther King Jr. Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: January 20, 2020, 7:20 pm
Online Literary Arts magazine Malasaña, edited by assistant to the director Jacob Rivers and prose writer Cole Phillips, released its second issue. You can head over to the website and read it here.   Jacob Rivers received a BA in Hispanic Literature from Suffolk University. Currently, he serves as the assistant to the director at The … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: January 16, 2020, 6:07 pm
“Losing” by Kerrin McCadden will be published in the Winter 2019-20 issue of Ploughshares. Ploughshares is an award-winning journal of new writing, and  the Winter 2019-20 Issue, edited by Editor-in-chief Ladette Randolph and John Skoyles, features poetry and prose by Nick Arvin, Sallie Tisdale, Tony Hoagland, Gretchen Henderson, and Gail Mazur as well as Megan … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: January 15, 2020, 7:06 am
Matthew Olzmann’s poem, “Blake Griffin Dunks Over a Car” was featured by Four Way Review. The poem uses familiar metaphors like basketball and fish that eat plastic because they are fooled to explore the real unknowing that is central to the human condition. The speaker in the poem says, “I want to believe in the … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: January 8, 2020, 8:48 pm
The Frost Place is excited to announce the Voices above the Notch Young Poets’ Contest for 2020. Children and young adults who either attend school or are homeschooled in the North Country of New Hampshire can participate in one of three age groups. Students’ teachers/parents are responsible for submitting original work for consideration to The … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: January 8, 2020, 8:05 pm
  Melanie Vann Gorman of Port St. Lucie, Florida is the winning photographer for the 2019 Frost Place Fall Photo Contest. Her winning image shows a pair of freshly picked Frost Place apples on the front porch of the house, with the sunlit view of the mountains in the background. This image will be used … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: January 2, 2020, 4:55 pm
The deadline for the 2020 Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place and the 2020 Frost Place Chapbook Competition Sponsored by Bull City Press is Sunday, January 5th, midnight Eastern Time. The Dartmouth Poet’s residency period begins July 1 and ends mid-August, and includes an award of $1,000 from The Frost Place and an … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: December 31, 2019, 7:44 pm
What a year for Frost Place poets and poetry! The Frost Place would like to congratulate Rebecca Foust, Poet Laureate of Marin County, former Dartmouth Poet in Residence at the Frost Place (2015), and current Frost Place Board Member for the inclusion of her collection The Unexploded Ordnance Bin (Swan Scythe Press). Ilya Kaminsky, guest … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: December 10, 2019, 8:41 pm
The Frost Place would like to congratulate Ilya Kaminsky for being named a finalist for the 2019 National Book Award. Kaminsky was nominated for his collection Deaf Republic (Graywolf), from which he read so movingly during the 2019 Frost Place Summer Reading Series. The book of poems is largely political, deeply insightful, and ultimately forces … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: December 10, 2019, 7:53 pm

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