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Congratulations to Tobi Cogswell — who recently contributed a Bukowski Erasure Poem featured on our related blog Bukowski On Wry — on the December 2013 release of her sixth chapbook, Lapses & Absences (Blue Horse Press). Lapses & Absences is a collection of poems selected from five previous chapbooks and one full-length collection, sometimes in a slightly different form.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Tobi Cogswell is a multiple Pushcart nominee and a Best of the Net nominee. Credits include or are forthcoming in various journals in the US , UK , Sweden, and Australia. In 2012 and 2013, she was short-listed for the Fermoy International Poetry Festival. In 2013, she received Honorable Mention for the Rachel Sherwood Poetry Prize. Her sixth and latest chapbook is Lapses & Absences (Blue Horse Press). She is the co-editor of San Pedro River Review (

Find Lapses & Absences, selected poems by Tobi Cogswell at



Ten poems from Coffee House Confessions by Ellaraine Lockie — released by Silver Birch Press in February 2013 — will be featured on PoetsWest at KSER 90.7 FM on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 6:30 (PST), available worldwide via streaming by visiting and following the Listen Live links.

Find Coffee House Confessions by Ellaraine Lockie in paperback and Kindle versions at


An interview with Ellaraine Lockie, author of the Silver Birch Press poetry release COFFEE HOUSE CONFESSIONS appears the website of esteemed educator, author, and editor Laura Madeline Wiseman. In the interview, Lockie suggests ways to get reviews for poetry chapbooks and offers suggestions for promoting and marketing the work. This is a must-read for poets and aspiring poets — find this in-depth, informative interview at