Monthly Archives: February 2013

Accents Participates in National Translation Month

It is so exciting for me to share three translations of poems by Vanya Angelova, Petar Tchouhov and Krassimir Vardyev. I am thankful to poet Claudia Serea for including samples from the Accents Publishing’s upcoming anthology of contemporary Bulgarian poetry … Continue reading

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Revelations

(Audio clip from a live Accents show on 2/22/2013) I am a Bulgarian poet. This may not seem like a big revelation to you, but I just found out. I found out through reading poems in Bulgarian for an anthology … Continue reading

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A Poem by Steven Cope

Poet Steve Cope surprises radio host Katerina Stoykova Klemer with a poem dedicated to her. Clip from Accents – a radio show for literature, art and culture on 2/15/2013.

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Accents on Books with Lisa Williams

After several conversations Lisa and I had about the importance of poetry book reviews, we decided to create a new segment on Accents radio show. This segment is called “Accents on Books with Lisa Williams.” Lisa will appear periodically on … Continue reading

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The Next Big Thing

“The Next Big Thing” Interview Project I was very excited to be tagged by Chris Mattingly for this interview project, “The Next Big Thing,” where writers answer a series of questions about their recent or forthcoming book, post on their … Continue reading

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For Editors: Rejecting People You Know

I used to think that one of the hardest things I had to do as an editor was to reject the work of my friends. It turned out, though, that I discovered something harder – sending a “no thank you” … Continue reading

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Interview Podcast

I had the honor of appearing on J.P. Dancing Bear’s long-running poetry radio show “Out of Our Minds.” It was so much fun! I read many poems from my latest book, The Porcupine of Mind (Broadstone Books), as well as … Continue reading

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For Editors – When You Receive Hate Mail

Yes, the high-paying, packed-with-perks job of an editor for a literary publication is fraught with landmines. Well, maybe not fraught, and maybe not landmines, but there are times when you, the editor, dread opening your email. Especially during the days … Continue reading

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