AtticRep – From the Mahabharata – The Great Dance-Off

 AtticRep – From the Mahabharata – The Great Dance-Off

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Kore Press- 2015 First Book Award For Poetry Deadline Extended to May 30, 2015 & Dressed in Sibilant Sentences & Rhymes

Kore Press- 2015 First Book Award For Poetry Deadline Estended to May 30, 2015

2015 First Book Award for Poetry
 Deadline extended to May 30th

kore press / standing by women’s words since 1993

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“I was entrusted with carrying voices, songs, and stories to grow and release into the world, to

be of assistance and inspiration,” Joy Harjo from Crazy Brave.  

 

Kore Press Points
May Biters / Airea D. Matthews
First Book deadline extended to May 30

 Kore Biters is a monthly interview series that highlights the writing and literary activism of women writers who are transgressive and transformative

May | Dressed in Sibilant Sentences & Rhymes
an interview with Tsering Wangmo Dhompa
   

Tsering Wangmo Dhompa

 

Tsering Wangmo Dhompa: “It is 8:31am now. The sense of the simultaneity of everything that has passed in this minute is ordered into the sense of a sentence. There is a sequence to the sounds. There is order. But that is not how I experience these sounds and sensations. I am aware of this incommensurability everyday. The language I use has a structure that indicates or builds on the independence of things whereas everything is interlocked and interdependent.

A wrangling implies a quarrel, a tussle where one thing battles with the other. I want to suggest instead, that we think of ways of listening, of opening wider and wider so that there’s always room for something else to exist, or to co-exist.

 

I have lived without my mother for twenty years. But every day, I take some time to close my eyes. I recall her face, I hear her voice. I bring her voice, and her image to the forefront for just a few minutes. It’s a way of listening.” [excerpt]

 

2015 First Book Award for Poetry
 Deadline extended to May 30th
4 more days to participate!
Tracie Morris is judging
 
Since the new April 30th deadline is a shift from our usual July deadline, we wanted to remove a barrier to give poets more opportunity to get their work in and the new date onto their calendar.

 So, if you haven’t gotten word on social media, lady poets,
you have 4 more days
to submit your manuscript to Kore’s 2015 First Book Award contest!

A prize of $1500 + publication + 20 copies of the book

Previous judges:

Joy Harjo, Nikky Finney, Bhanu Kapil, Claudia Rankine,
Patricia Smith, Sonia Sanchez, Marilyn Chin, Harryette Mullen,
Carolyn Forché, Jane Miller
Previous winners:
Monica Ong, Jen McClanaghan, Michelle Chan Brown, Laura Newbern,
Heather Cousins, Holly Iglesias, Spring Ulmer, Sandra Lim, Elline Lipkin, Deborah Fries, Jennifer Barber
KUDOS 2014 Open Submissions editorial team!

 Deep gratitude goes to the following writers who dedicated time away from their own practice to pay it forward by reading and reviewing work by other women writers. Kore Press bowsdown to each and every one of you amazing stars.

Amy Ash

Andi Werblin

Ann Dernier

Barbara Allen

Carolyn Hembree

Charlotte Porter

Ching-In Chen

Dawn Lonsinger

Donika Ross

Ela Harrison

Elizabeth McNeil

Heather Nagami

Jill Leininger

Joni Wallace
Kristen Eliason

Laura Newbern

Lisa Levine

Lynne Potts

Maitri Mehta

Meg Day

Mel Madden

Mia Malhotra

Michelle Chan Brown

Rebecca Seiferle

S.marie Clay

Sabrina Dalla Valle

Sarah Sousa

Sharon Suzuki-Martinez

Stacy Kidd

Adria Bernardi

Alice Ritscherle

Andria Williams

Brenna Fitzgerald

Lela MacNeil

Layli LongSoldier

Patricia Grace King

Brianna Nelson

Carla Barger

Charlie Buck

Elka Weber

Megan Coe

Melanie Madden

Melissa Buckheit

Raha Namy

Patricia King

Kendra Mullison

Sara Henning

Soma Mei Sheng Frazier

Stefanie Wortman

Tiffany Luckey

Lajla Cline

Laura Miller

Mary Byrne


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Deena Remiel Author- DREAMS Convention, May 27th-31st 2015

DREAMS Convention, May 27th-31st 2015

30-Author Book Signing, Writing Classes, Reader Book Clubs, and so much more!
Get Your Tickets Here!
Wednesday night, May 27th, kicks off our Dreams Convention 2015! There are 30 authors with wonderful stories and swag to entice you! NO TICKET NECESSARY. Then, your Buildin’ the Dream ticket opens the door to our DREAMS AWARDS Thursday night and classes on craft and the business on Friday. But WAIT! There’s MORE! Your Arizona Dreamin’ ticket affords you a Friday evening of laughter, a Saturday filled with book clubs galore, meals with the authors, an evening of fun, and a Sunday morning to Realize Your Dream. Just click on the button above to get your tickets before time runs out!

AVAILABLE BOOKS:

TRINITY
RELIC
ELIXXIR
ANGEL RISING (PAYPAL $15 FOR THE DUET OF BOOKS)
BOOK WAITRESS
DISTORTION

Boroughs Publishing Group has picked up three of my backlisted titles! Burning Sage, Immortal Dance, and Distortion will get increased content and a fresh new look! I already love my editor and am enjoying be a part of a wonderful group of people.
Also, I’ve begun writing a wolf-shifter story! When an editor asks while getting down on her knees and gives me a boo-boo face, how can I resist??

 Next month a recap of the Dreams Convention

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Reese Monroe Author- MARKED BY HADES (Bound by Hades #2)

      MARKED BY HADES (Bound by Hades #2)

      One choice away from eternity…

by Reese Monroe

For 911 years, Gatekeeper companion Justin Bradford has denied the possibility of being mated to only one woman. He enjoys them all too much to settle down. So when he feels his mate’s Ahavah mark surface, his first instinct is to ignore it. But when he sees the leather-clad beauty in need of his help that’s easier said than done…

Yvonne wakes up naked on a cold park bench in a small town with no memory of who—or what—she is. All she knows is the gentle man who woke her was turned to dust when she touched him. And now the strange mark that appeared on her shoulder throbs in the presence of the raven-haired man now offering to help her…

As Justin and Yvonne navigate the mystery of her past, their bond grows, but the secrets they discover and the sacrifices that must be made could be enough to rip them apart for eternity.

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While you’re at it, be sure to check out the first book in the series, Forged by Fate!

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Natalie Wright Author- H . A . L . F . THE DEEP BENEATH

H . A . L . F . THE DEEP BENEATH

by Natalie Wright

H . A . L . F . Book 1

H . A . L . F . 9 has taken his first breath of desert air and his first steps in the human world.  Created to be a weapon, he proved too powerful for his makers and has lived a sedated life hidden from humans.  But he has escaped the underground lab he called home, and the sedation has worn off.  He has never been more alive.  More powerful.  And more deadly.

Erika Holt longs to ride her motocycle east until pavement gives way to shore.  She bides her time until graduation when she’ll escape the trailer she shares with her alcoholic mother and memories of her dead father.  But a typical night in the desert with friends thrusts Erika into a situation more dangerous than she ever imagines.

Circumstances push the two together, and each must make a fateful choice.  Will Erika assist   H . A . L . F . 9 in his escape despite her “don’t get involved” rule?  and will  H . A . L . F . 9 let Erika live despite the fact he was trained to kill?

The two may need to forget their rules and training if either is to survive the dangers of the deep beneath them.

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Books available in Print, Kindle, Nook, iBooks wherever books are sold

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Sharon Hamilton Author- HEAVENLY LOVER & UNDERWORLD LOVER & UNDERWORLD QUEEN

HEAVENLY LOVER

by Sharon Hamilton

Book 1 of The Guardians

Paranormal Romance

Claire, an unconventional Guardian angel sent to save a sexy Brazilian-born painter from killing himself, discovers Daniel has been prayed upon by a powerful dark angel posing as his best friend and agent.  Although successful at saving Daniel’s life, Claire is in danger of losing her own when attraction to her handsome charge blooms into a forbidden love.

The dark angel offers her what she’s only dared to dream about – an eternity with Daniel.  Will she sacrifice her soul, or sacrifice a lifetime with a man she knows she was created to love.

Life is one fool thing after another.  Love is two fool things after each other.

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UNDERWORLD LOVER

by Sharon Hamilton

New York Times Bestselling Author

Book 2 of The Guardians

UNDERWORLD QUEEN

by Sharon Hamilton

New York Times Bestselling Author

Book 3 of The Guardians

Available in all e-readers, print and Audible/iTunes

kobo   iBooks  audible  nook  amazon.com

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Sabrina Devonshire Author- Exotic Romantic Adventures Immerse Yourself

Exotic Romantic Adventures Immerse Yourself

by Sabrina Devonshire

http://www.sabrinadevonshire.com

@SabrinaDevonsh1

DANGEROUS DESCENT    LOVE IN THE LABRYRINTHS

by Sabrina Devonshire

Rebecca seeks outdoor adventure work.  Kent has the perfect job for her.  The Vietnam caving expedition gets crazy when too-hot-to-handle love strikes … along with murderous smugglers

THE UNSEEN   LOVE IN THE LABRYRINTHS

by Sabrina Devonshire

“Sabrina Devonshire’s exotic contemporary romantic suspense series is sizzling hot.”

 

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