Monday, January 13, 2020

34 poets and artists being published in Spectrum Special Edition: Eroticity

CHRIS ASKEW
JACK G BOWMAN
LYNNE BRONSTEIN
DON KINGFISHER CAMPBELL
VICTOR CASS
CHUKA SUSAN CHESNEY
JACKIE CHOU
COCO
JOSHUA CORWIN
BILL CUSHING
GWENDOLYN FLEISCHER
GT FOSTER
JOSEPH GRIECO
CHARLES HARMON
AARON HERNANDEZ
PATRICK THOMAS JEFFRIES
JEFFRY MICHAEL JENSEN
TANYA KO HONG
RICK LEDDY
STEPHANIE LOGAN
RADOMIR VOJTECH LUZA
MIRA MATARIC
JOAN McNERNEY
DEAN OKAMURA
THELMA T REYNA
KENNETH IRVING SCOTT
LINDA SINGER
SOMEONEELSE
LUCY DEAN STOCKTON
TIM TIPTON
WYATT UNDERWOOD
GEORGETTE UNIS
ALICIA VIGUER-ESPERT
SHIHFANG WANG

Poets and artists published in Spectrum Special Edition: Eroticity are invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, January 25th between 3 and 5 pm inside the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd. in Pasadena. Additional copies will be available for $5 each.

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Call for Poems and Art

SPECTRUM 22: LEAP THROUGH!

Send up to three poems on the subject of moving forward, totaling up to 150 lines in length including stanza breaks, and a 150 words or less bio in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59 PM on February 8th. Black and white artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum 22 will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, February 29th between 3 and 5 pm at Studio On 4 on the fourth floor of the main Pasadena Library on 285 E. Walnut St. in Pasadena.

SPECTRUM SPECIAL EDITION: SONNETLAND

Send up to three sonnets in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59 PM on March 14th. Color artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum Special Edition: Sonnetland will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, March 28th between 3 and 5 pm inside the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd. in Pasadena.

SPECTRUM ANNUAL SAN GABRIEL VALLEY POETRY FESTIVAL BROADSIDE/CHAPBOOK/BOOK CONTESTS

Send one poem of 50 lines or less for the broadside contest, 10 poems of 50 lines or less for the chapbook contest, and/or 25 poems of 50 lines or less for the book contest and a 150 words or less bio in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59 PM on April 4th. Winners will get 25 published copies of their work as prize.

Winning poets will be invited to pick up their prize copies and read as part of the 2020 San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival on Saturday, April 25th between 3 and 5 pm inside the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd. in Pasadena.

SPECTRUM 23: TO BE OR NOT...

Send up to three poems on the subject of life and death, totaling up to 150 lines in length including stanza breaks, and a 150 words or less bio in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59 PM on May 10th. Black and white artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum 23 will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, June 6th between 3 and 5 pm at Studio On 4 on the fourth floor of the main Pasadena Library on 285 E. Walnut St. in Pasadena.

SPECTRUM SPECIAL EDITION: SCHOOLDAZE

Send up to three poems on the subject of school, totaling up to 150 lines including stanza breaks, in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59 PM on June 13th. Color artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum Special Edition: Schooldaze will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, June 27th between 3 and 5 pm inside the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd. in Pasadena.

SPECTRUM SPECIAL EDITION: SUMMERTIME

Send up to three poems on the subject of summer, totaling up to 150 lines including stanza breaks, in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59 PM on July 11th. Color artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum Special Edition: Summertime will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, July 25th between 3 and 5 pm inside the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd. in Pasadena.

SPECTRUM 24: OPEN THE DOOR 

Send up to three poems on the subject of fairy tales and nursery rhymes, totaling up to 150 lines in length including stanza breaks, and a 150 words or less bio in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59 PM on August 9th. Black and white artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum 24 will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, August 29th between 3 and 5 pm at Studio On 4 on the fourth floor of the main Pasadena Library on 285 E. Walnut St. in Pasadena.

Friday, November 8, 2019

61 writers and artists being published in Spectrum 21

MARIA A ARANA
CHRIS ASKEW
JIM BABWE
BARBARA BAGWELL
BETH BAIRD
JACK G BOWMAN
DOUG BRO
CALOKIE
DON KINGFISHER CAMPBELL
VICTOR CASS
CHUKA SUSAN CHESNEY
JACKIE CHOU
COCO
JOSHUA CORWIN
BILL CUSHING
SEVEN DHAR
PAULINE DUTTON
RICHARD DUTTON
JOSHUA EVANS
GWEN FLEISCHER
MARLEY THACH
GT FOSTER
MARTINA GALLEGOS
THOM GARZONE
KELLY GREENE
JOSEPH GRIECO
MARSHA GRIECO
CHARLES HARMON
ROSE ANNA HINES
PATRICK THOMAS JEFFRIES
JEFFRY MICHAEL JENSEN
JAN SEE KING
MORGAN LAMBERT
JESSICA LEA
PEARL LEW
ELLARAINE LOCKIE
STEPHANIE LOGAN
RADOMIR VOJTECH LUZA
MIRA MATARIC
JIM MAUCH
JOAN McNERNEY
NORMAN MOLESKO
PATRICIA MURPHY
JOSE MARIA NETO
JOSEPH NICKS
DEAN OKAMURA
BILL RATNER
THELMA T REYNA
RS ROCHA
PATRICIA SCOTT
LINDA SINGER
SOMEONEELSE
MARILYN STALDER-BURKE
VICTORIA STUARD
CRYSTAL LANE SWIFT
TIM TIPTON
WYATT UNDERWOOD
ALICIA VIGUER-ESPERT
LORI WALL-HOLLOWAY
SHINFANG WANG'
MARI WERNER

These writers and artists are invited to pick up their contributor's copy and share their work aloud at Saturday Afternoon Poetry on November 30th between 3 and 5 pm at the Studio on 4 (as in 4th floor) inside the Pasadena Main Library on 285 E. Walnut St. in Pasadena. Additional copies will be available for $10 each.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

24 poets being published in Spectrum Special Edition: Centos

RINA ANGEL
MARIA A ARANA
CALOKIE
DON KINGFISHER CAMPBELL
CHUKA SUSAN CHESNEY
JACKIE CHOU
COCO
JOSHUA CORWIN
BILL CUSHING
MARK A FISHER
GT FOSTER
BEVERLY HIGGINSON
JEFFRY MICHAEL JENSEN
MIRA MATARIC
DEAN OKAMURA
RS ROCHA
JOELLE SABATER
KEVIN PATRICK SULLIVAN
PATTI SULLIVAN
TIM TIPTON
VACHINE
ALICIA VIGUER-ESPERT
LORI WALL-HOLLOWAY
SHINFANG WANG

These poets are invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read their cento at Saturday Afternoon Poetry on October 23rd between 3 and 5 pm inside the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd. in Pasadena.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

CALLING ALL POETS!

Calling for centos. Submit your centos (mashed-up poems using other poet's words exclusively) for this very Special Edition of SPECTRUM. Email your centos (be sure to include whose poems you are mashing) to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by the deadline of Sunday, October 13th at 11:59pm. This saddle-stapled anthology will be handed out and read at the Santa Catalina Branch Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd. in Pasadena on Saturday, October 26th between 4 and 5pm. Extra copies will be available for $5 each.

Monday, August 5, 2019

67 poets and artists being published in Spectrum 20

JULIAN AGUIRRE
INNOCENT ALIFA
MARIA A ARANA
RICHARD ASH
CHRIS ASKEW
BARBARA BAGWELL
BOZANA BELOKOSA
JAMES BERKOWITZ
JOHN BEROUD
JACK G BOWMAN
DOUG BRO
CALOKIE
DON KINGFISHER CAMPBELL
RICHARD CARRANZA
PEGGY CASTRO
CHUKA SUSAN CHESNEY
JACKIE CHOU
EMILY ROBYN CLARK
COCO
GALE COHEN
BEVERLY M COLLINS
JOSHUA CORWIN
DANIEL CRYNS
BILL CUSHING
PAULI DUTTON
RICHARD DUTTON
MARK A FISHER
ARIANNA FLEMING
GT FOSTER
THOM GARZONE
KELLY GREENE
JAYCE GREENLEAF
JOSEPH GRIECO
MARSHA GRIECO
CHARLES HARMON
ROSE ANNA HINES
DAYNA LESLIE HODGES
GARY JACOBELLY
JEFFRY MICHAEL JENSEN
JAN SEE KING
KOOKI
JESSICA LEA
RICK LEDDY
PEARL LEW
JOYCE LIEBERMAN (cover art)
STEPHANIE LOGAN
RADOMIR VOJTECH LUZA
JOAN McNERNEY
PATRICIA MURPHY
CYNTHIA OEI
AC PARK
BILL RATNER
RS ROCHA
PATRICIA SCOTT
MARIAH SIMPSON
LINDA SINGER
SOMEONEELSE
MARILYN STALDER-BURKE
LUKE STILWELL
VICTORIA STUARD
CRYSTAL LANE SWIFT
TIM TIPTON
WYATT UNDERWOOD
VACHINE
ALICIA VIGUER-ESPERT
LORI WALL-HOLLOWAY
JAMIE WYMAN

Poets and artists being published in Spectrum 20 are invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, August 31st between 3 and 5 pm at Studio On 4 on the fourth floor of the main Pasadena Library on 285 E. Walnut St. in Pasadena.

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Call for Poems and Art

SPECTRUM 20: WHO'S YOUR HONEY?

Send up to three poems on the subject of relationships, totaling up to 150 lines in length including stanza breaks, and a 150 words or less bio in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by August 4th. Black and white artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum 20 will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, August 31st between 3 and 5 pm at Studio On 4 on the fourth floor of the main Pasadena Library on 285 E. Walnut St. in Pasadena.

SPECTRUM 21: WHO WON?

Send up to three poems on the subject of winners, totaling up to 150 lines in length including stanza breaks, and a 150 words or less bio in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by November 3rd. Black and white artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum 21 will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, November 30th between 3 and 5 pm at Studio On 4 on the fourth floor of the main Pasadena Library on 285 E. Walnut St. in Pasadena.

SPECTRUM 22: LEAP THROUGH!

Send up to three poems on the subject of moving forward, totaling up to 150 lines in length including stanza breaks, and a 150 words or less bio in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by February 2nd. Black and white artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum 22 will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, February 29th between 3 and 5 pm at Studio On 4 on the fourth floor of the main Pasadena Library on 285 E. Walnut St. in Pasadena.

SPECTRUM 23: TO BE OR NOT...

Send up to three poems on the subject of life and death, totaling up to 150 lines in length including stanza breaks, and a 150 words or less bio in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by May 3rd. Black and white artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form.

Poets and artists published in Spectrum 23 will be invited to pick up their contributor's copy and read or present on Saturday, June 6th between 3 and 5 pm at Studio On 4 on the fourth floor of the main Pasadena Library on 285 E. Walnut St. in Pasadena.