Poets in Pajamas 2019 Double-Feature Launch!

PiP Reading 44:

Special Double-Feature with Carlina Duan & Sophia Stid

Poets in Pajamas brings you an extra special reading for its 2019 launch: a double-feature with poets Carlina Duan and Sophia Stid! The reading will be held at 7pm EST (4pm Pacific) on January 6, 2019. Each poet will hold a 15 minute live reading immediately followed by a Q&A. The event will take place on the PiP Facebook Page.

In case you’re like us and tend to forget these things, the event on Facebook will remind you to attend, so please head over and click “going” to let us know to expect you.

Carlina Duan

Carlina Duan is a sweet tooth from Michigan. She is the author of the poetry collection I WORE MY BLACKEST HAIR (Little A, 2017). Her poems can be found in Black Warrior ReviewTinderbox Poetry JournalTupelo QuarterlyThe Margins, and elsewhere. She is currently the Co-Editor-in-Chief of Nashville Review, and an MFA student at Vanderbilt University. She believes in fruit. Find her at www.carlinaduan.com, or on Twitter @ ccduan.

Carlina Duan at Black Warrior Review

Carlina Duan at Tinderbox Poetry Journal

Carlina Duan at Tupelo Quarterly

Sophia Stid

Sophia Stid is a writer from California. Currently in the MFA program at Vanderbilt University, she has received fellowships from the Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets and Sewanee Writers’ Conference. She is the winner of the 2017 Francine Ringold Award for New Writers. Her poems can be found in Image, Beloit, Nimrod, Ninth Letter, DIAGRAM, Hayden’s Ferry Review, and Crab Orchard Review, among others. 

Sophia Stid at Beloit Poetry Journal

Sophia Stid at Hayden’s Ferry Review

Sophia Stid at Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry

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Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. Pacific)  on Janusary 6, 2019, watch for the live video to start, and click join to watch the reading and interact with the writer. 

Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

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PiP Reading 42: Sarah Ann Winn

Sarah Ann WinnPoets in Pajamas brings you Sarah Ann Winn at 7pm EST (4pm Pacific) on November 11th with a 15 minute live reading to be immediately followed by a short Q&A. Reading to be held at the PiP Facebook Page, HERE.

The event on Facebook will remind you to attend in case you’re like us and tend to forget these things so please head over and click “going” to let us know to expect you.

Sarah Ann Winn’s first book, Alma Almanac (Barrow Street, 2017), won the 2016 Barrow Street Book Prize, selected by Elaine Equi. She’s the author of five chapbooks. Her writing has appeared in Five Points, Kenyon Review Online, Massachusetts Review, Smartish Pace. She serves as Reviews Editor for Tinderbox Poetry Journal.

Sarah Ann Winn at Beltway Poetry
Sara Ann Winn’s Alma Almanac at Barrow Street
Sarah Ann Winn at The Boiler
Sarah Ann Winn at The Good Man Project

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at the appointed time, watch for the live video to start, and click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet. Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

PiP Reading 38: Danielle Hanson on September 16

This week Poets in Pajamas brings you Danielle Hanson at 7pm EST (4pm Pacific) on September 16th with a 15 minute live reading to be immediately followed by a short Q&A. Reading to be held at the PiP Facebook Page, HERE.

Danielle Hanson is the author of Fraying Edge of Sky (Codhill Press Poetry Prize, 2018) and Ambushing Water (Brick Road Poetry Press, 2017).  Her work won the Vi Gale Award from Hubbub, was Finalist for 2018 Georgia Author of the Year Award and was nominated for several Pushcarts.  She is Poetry Editor for Doubleback Books and is on the staff of the Atlanta Review.

More about Danielle can be found at her website.
Ambushing Water at Brick Road Poetry Press
Fraying Edge of Sky at Codhill Press
Poem at Blackbird

Call for Submission: Summer/Fall 2018

Hello all! It is that time again where we are seeking submissions for the next set of Poets in Pajamas readings! In addition to poetry, we are looking for high-quality flash non-fiction and fiction readers as well.  Please refer to the guidelines in our previous post for more information.

We will be accepting submissions from Tuesday April 17 through May 8.