Eye To The Telescope Seeks Time Poetry

Eye to the telescope 28

As part of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Poetry Association’s continuing 40th anniversary celebrations, Eye to the Telescope 28, Time, will be edited by Holly Lyn Walrath.

For this issue, they are seeking poems about “time travel, time machines, time lords, history-hopping, alternate timelines, clocks, white rabbits, the quotidian, and odes to years past and future. Send poems that cover a single life in a few lines, broad interpretations of the theme such as characters who have little time or eternity to live, or quantum theory and continuums. Any genre or form, writers of all backgrounds encouraged to submit.”

Poems are due by March 15th. The full instructions can be found at the website. Send submissions to ettt28@sfpoetry.com with the subject line “ETTT sub:” followed by the poet’s name. Submit 1–5 poems in English (in body of email or attached as .rtf). Include a short bio. The issue will appear on April 15, 2018. Accepted poems will receive the following rate: US 3¢/word rounded to nearest dollar; minimum US $3, maximum $25.

3416781Holly Lyn Walrath is a writer of poetry, nonfiction, criticism, and speculative (flash) fiction (and other things). In another age, Walrath attended UT Austin (B.A. in English) and DU (M.L.A. in Creative Writing). Her work has appeared in places (above). Walrath is into abstractionism, geekery, self-aggrandizing statements, feminism, dystopia, and cats (among others). You can visit her online at http://www.hlwalrath.com

Marking its 7th year, Eye to the Telescope, is a quarterly online journal of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Poetry Association. Editors are selected by the current SFPA president and change with each issue; as a result, editorial policies change with each issue as well. You can view past issues here. Previous guest editors have included Brian Garrison, Joanne Merriam, Tim Jones, Lawrence Schimel, and Stephanie M. Wytovich.


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