Friday, May 9, 2008
YIPPY! I'M A SEMI-FINALIST FOR AN IPPY!!
Woohooo! WHAT CAME BEFORE made the short list for the Independent Publisher awards!! I've been invited to the BookExpo in Los Angeles May 29 for the announcement of the awards. Here's the complete list (in random order) of semi-finalists in the "Poetry" division:
Rhythms, by Leo Shelton (Tugson Press)
Tahirih Unveiled, by Julia Older (Turning Point Press)
Little Rock, 2005, by Edwin E. Smith
Retreats & Recognitions, by Grace Bauer (Lost Horse Press)
What Came Before, by Irene Latham (Negative Capability Press)
The Origin of the Milky Way, by Barbara Louise Ungar (Gival Press)
Congrats to all my fellow finalists! And thanks to you independent publishers out there who value words more than money and put folks like us in print!!