Review of Make It True: Poetry From Cascadia

Bless Mary Ann Moore for her wonderful review of the new anthology of Cascadia Poetry Make It True. Dig: In Lowther’s poem, Nuu-chah-nulth, Good Advice, the decolonization of “my mind,” aligns very nicely with co-editor Paul Nelson’s introductory words about the...

Make It True: Poetry From Cascadia

Make It True: Poetry from Cascadia, published by Leaf Press, will be launched at VIU Friday, May 1st, at 7:30pm. This anthology is a collection of innovative and influential poets of Cascadia, the bioregion which stretches from Cape Mendocino in the south to Mt. St....

Leaf Press Chapbook Contest

From Ursula Vaira of Leaf Press: Welcome to Overleaf, a chapbook manuscript competition which awards contracts to one Canadian and one international poet each year. Winners will receive 50 copies of their copies of their chapbook as well as publicity and $100.00 to...

Beer Slam & Cascadia Sponsors

Our IndieGoGo campaign has some WONDERFUL premiums, like bourbon (&/or tea) with translator Red Pine and sushi with Sam Hamill, among other things. Sponsors include: 4Culture 826 seattle Cascadia Community College Cascadia Now Central Co-op (Madison Market) Leaf...

Leaf Press Newborn Anthology

From Leaf Press: Newborn Anthology: Leaf Press is gathering poems for an anthology about the newly born, the almost born, the journey in-between. We are interested in thresholds and liminal states; in moments that transcend global cultures. We welcome poems from all...