I typically don’t discuss books that aren’t poetry collections here, but we live in a different kind of world than when I started this website in 2011. From time to […]
Everyday for the past few months I’ve been learning to adjust to having two kids, enjoying each small success (and dwelling for way too long on each misstep). With my […]
We are starting February with the newest issue of Straight Forward Poetry. This new year, and new issue, is a chance for us to jumpstart our passion for writing and […]
Normally this time of year I am putting out the latest issue, sending cards, and enjoying some quiet time with family. We have been given a lot to celebrate this […]
If you’re preparing to travel for the holidays, or are up all night snuggling a baby who will only sleep if held, you may be in need of some book […]
Hello there Straight Forward family! Just writing to let everyone know that starting this weekend I’ll be reading and responding to all of your submissions and requests. We had our […]
I am excited to announce that we have now published Issue Thirteen!
Issue Twelve is our newest must read.
Limousine, Midnight Blue: Fifty Frames from the Zapruder Film by Jamey Hecht Pages: 66 Publisher: Red Hen Press Released: 2009 I am late to the game with this one- I found […]
Only for a Moment by Tabitha Vohn Pages: 79 Self published Released:October 2016 In this first collection of poetry from writer Tabitha Vohn there is a wide range of both skill […]