J. Reinhart

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Recent News


May 8, 2015
Offsite publication of A Pretty Snowfall Brings Out the Child in All of Us at I Am Not a Silent Poet.

May 3, 2015
Three of my poems are included in the latest
Star*Line: I Bought the Farm, Abominable Punctuation, and Drink Deeply Before Morning - monsters, yeti, and vampires!

April 6, 2015
This is my tribute to
Russell Edson, who passed away a year ago on April 29, 2014.

April 1, 2015
Yuri Galanskov's "Human Manifesto" is a powerful condemnation of the Soviet Union, but still strikes a chord with me today. I have searched and never found a full copy of this poem online, so present it here.

March 30, 2015
*(Warning - the link to Brunch for a Bunch goes to the PDF file, which clocks in at 7.5 MB.)*
Five years ago I finished editing Brunch for a Bunch, a collection of my Grandmother Natalie Reinhart's recipes, all centered around her standard family Easter recipe "Brunch for a Bunch."

March 28, 2015
red light has been reprinted on the Songs of Eretz Review.

March 15, 2015
Rattle's Poets Respond is an excellent bridge between poetry and current events. I have submitted a couple poems (no luck yet), but will include the text of my latest submission here: "A Pretty Snowfall Brings Out the Child in All of Us. The story will twist your insides.

March 9, 2015
ignition is now up at Songs of Eretz.

March 5, 2015
Scifaikuest #47 includes a scifaiku (science fiction haiku) from yours truly. Look for me as the featured poet in #28, out this May.

March 5, 2015
Coco has blogged about some of my artwork, all compiled from found objects transformed in concert to reclaim their beauty.

February 24, 2015
Silver Blade has just launched issue #25, with lost in the forest.

February 17, 2015
My profile has just been included in the Colorado Poets Center.

February 14, 2015
It's a long and amusing story about how this poem arrived then blundered into publication, but here it is. "while camping in the canyon, I awoke to hear an owl cry, then saw its silhouette against the full moon", published by ZO Magazine.

February 2, 2015
Urban Fantasist just published "Sweet Tooth" alongside Paul Smith's "Black Suit."

February 1, 2015
Star*Line 38.1 features "Cooking with Extinction" on the back cover.

Due before January 15, 2015
I highly recommend everything about Spark, an excellent and supportive endeavor. Enter Contest Eight on the theme of Bridges - poetry, prose, artwork.

January 4, 2015
Three poems are in the Fall/Winter 2014/2015 issue of Being Human: "in darkness," "Hamlet Had It Half-Wrong," and "remember me."

January 3, 2015
clawing south was published by FishFood Literary Magazine. This is another unusual and unusually formatted poem to compliment in the dead of night" from their first issue.