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RIP Poet Lyn Lifshin (1942-2019)

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The poet Lyn Lifshin passed away in early December at the age of 77. Lifshin, a writer of poetry, prose and a participant in the art of dance had a career that spanned from the 1960s to 2019. Approximately 130 of her poetry collections and chapbooks were published over her lifetime and she was a dominate force in the small press world having her work published in thousands of magazines both in print and electronically across the globe.  https://www.lynlifshin.com/index.htm 

Listed below are some links readers may have an interest in:

Poems on Line:

The Paris American: https://www.theparisamerican.com/lyn-lifshin-poetry.html

Terrain: https://www.terrain.org/poetry/25/lifshin.htm

At Sun Magazine: https://www.thesunmagazine.org/contributors/lyn-lifshin

At The Coil: https://medium.com/the-coil/my-afternoons-with-dylan-thomas-poem-lyn-lifshin-9e4179da0592

Books by Lyn Lifshin:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lyn_Lifshin#Books_and_chapbooks_(partial_list)

At Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/s?i=stripbooks&rh=p_27%3ALyn+Lifshin&s=relevancerank&text=Lyn+Lifshin&ref=dp_byline_sr_book_1

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An Autobiographical Essay by Lyn Lifshin:

http://www.albanypubliclibraryfoundation.org/2019/06/14/an-autobiographical-essay-by-lyn-lifshin/

Interviews:

At North of Oxford: https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2017/06/01/an-interview-with-lyn-lifshin/

At ppigpenn : https://ppigpenn.blogspot.com/2014/01/interview-lyn-lifshin.html?zx=e13e69e324534189

At Word Mothers: https://wordmothers.com/2015/02/15/interview-with-poet-lyn-lifshin/

At The Roanoke Review: http://www.roanokereview.org/interviews-backpage/lyn-lifshin

At Lucid Moon: https://www.lynlifshin.com/Int-holder.htm?fbclid=IwAR0XQC-u99UZ0h94NPVG33HSlZG5T7ablpER5DaojhDfrJK90wSfcW5qjwE

At Open Arts Forum: https://openartsforum.com/an-interview-with-lyn-lifshin/

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On Youtube and Vimeo:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YqpPoxPd60g

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5R8N0iv5Nn8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09OE6v-LTGw

https://vimeo.com/79502353

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Everything Lifshin on Google:

https://www.google.com/search?q=poet+lyn+lifshin&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&hl=en-us&client=safari#imgrc=8jmo_zhcavIJaM

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Ten Most Read Poets – North of Oxford 2019

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The following is a list of the most read poets published by North of Oxford by reader views between December 2018 to December 2019.

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i was the night by Jonathan Hine

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/07/15/i-was-the-night-by-jonathan-hine/

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Obit by Doug Holder

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/08/14/obit-by-doug-holder/

bryon

2 Poems by Byron Beynon

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/05/15/2-poems-by-byron-beynon/

Akshaya

2 Poems by Akshaya Pawaskar

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/02/13/2-poems-by-akshaya-pawaskar/

judy

The Natural World by Judy Kronenfeld

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/02/13/the-natural-world-by-judy-kronenfeld/

nasim

2 Poems by Nasim Basiri

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/02/13/2-poems-by-nasim-basiri/

hiram

Tin Roof by Hiram Larew

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/06/13/tin-roof-by-hiram-larew/

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Tell Them You Invited Me by Margaret A. Campbell

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/02/13/tell-them-you-invited-me-by-margaret-a-campbell/

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2 Poems by J.C. Todd

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/05/15/2-poems-by-j-c-todd/

tim

America by Tim Suermondt

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2019/06/13/america-by-tim-suermondt/

Contributor Profile : Charles Rammelkamp

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Charles Rammelkamp is a regular contributor to North of Oxford. Charles lives in Baltimore, Maryland with his wife Abby. He is the Prose Editor for Brick House Books in Baltimore and Reviews Editor for The Adirondack Review. A chapbook of poems, Jack Tar’s Lady Parts, is available from Main Street Rag Publishing. Another poetry chapbook, Me and Sal Paradise, was recently published by Future Cycle Press. An e-chapbook has also recently been published online Time Is on My Side (yes it is)http://poetscoop.org/manuscrip/Time%20Is%20on%20My%20Side%20FREE.pdf

His photographs, poetry and fiction have appeared in many literary journals. Poems most recently in Leaping Clear, Broadkill Review, Outlaw Poetry Network, Off Course, Foliate Oak, The Literary Nest and Oddball Magazine.

Reviews/Poems by Charles Rammelkamp at North of Oxford

https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/tag/charles-rammelkamp/ 

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Poems On Line by Charles Rammelkamp

Leaping Clear:  https://www.leapingclear.org/charles-rammelkamp-poetry

Broadkill Review:   https://www.broadkillreview.com/single-post/2018/03/23/Charles-Rammelkamp-one-poem

Outlaw Poetry Network: https://outlawpoetry.com/2018/five-poems-by-charles-rammelkamp/

Off Course: https://www.albany.edu/offcourse/issue72/rammelkamp_jc.html

Foliate Oak: https://www.foliateoak.com/charles-rammelkamp2.html

Oddball Magazine: https://oddballmagazine.com/poem-by-charles-rammelkamp/

The Literary Nest: https://theliterarynest.com/issues/vol-4-issue-1/poetry/charles-rammelkamp/

Books by Charles Rammelkamp

At Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/s?k=Charles+Rammelkamp&ref=nb_sb_noss

Contributor Profile: Lynette G. Esposito

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Lynette G. Esposito is a regular contributor of book reviews to North of Oxford. Mrs. Esposito holds a BA in English from the University of Illinois and an MA in Creative Writing and English Literature from Rutgers University.  Mrs. Esposito has been an Adjunct Professor at Rowan University,  Burlington County and Camden County Colleges.  Her articles have appeared in the national publication, Teaching for Success; regionally in South Jersey Magazine, SJ Magazine. Delaware Valley Magazine, and her essays have appeared in Reader’s Digest and The Philadelphia Inquirer. A literary activist, Lynette has critiqued poetry for local and regional writer’s conferences and served as a panelist and speaker at local and national writer’s conferences.  You can read Mrs. Esposito’s reviews at North of Oxford at this link: https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/tag/lynette-g-esposito/

Lynette’s poetry has appeared in US1, SRN Review, The Fox Chase Review, Bindweed Magazine, Poetry Quarterly, That Literary Review, The Remembered Arts Journal, and other literary magazines.

Poetry Links for Lynette G. Esposito:

SN Review : http://www.snreview.org/03111Esposito.html

Bindweed Magazine: https://bindweedmagazine.wordpress.com/2017/09/07/lynette-g-esposito-1-poem/

That Literary Review: http://thatliteraryreview.com/PDFs/Issue3.pdf

The Remembered Arts Journal: https://rememberedarts.com/before-we-are-born-of-wind/

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She lives with her husband, Attilio, in Mount Laurel, NJ.

Meet the New Poet Laureate of the United States – Joy Harjo

Joy Harjo, U.S. Poet Laureate, 2019-

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Photo credit: Shawn Miller

Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden appointed Joy Harjo as the 23rd Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress on June 19, 2019.

Learn more about Joy Harjo . Here is the link to the Library of Congress official announcement:

https://www.loc.gov/poetry/laureate.html

Coming on December 15th

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Poetry by Stephen Mead, Peycho Kanev, Darren C. Demaree and Alan Tolzis.

Submissions are open at North of Oxford: https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/about/

For reviewers- Recently received books https://northofoxford.wordpress.com/2017/11/12/recently-received-books/