Category Archives: Samples

Publication in Cirque!

I am delighted to report that I recently received an acceptance from the editors of Cirque, A Literary Journal for the North Pacific Rim. Cirque is a beautiful literary journal! Thank you to Editors Sandra Kleven and Mike Burwell. Read … Continue reading

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darkness rising

darkness rising defaced Jewish Cemeteries in St. Louis and Philadelphia. Tombstones toppled. Rural African-American Churches burned to the ground. vandalized Signs at Muslim Study Centers. threats of violence against Members of the LGBTQ Community. Unarmed African-American Men and Women killed … Continue reading

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Cobalt Blue (original)

For us deep blue was cobalt blue, for me a color of love                                                       … Continue reading

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March 21 ~ Joke

Two pears walk into a bar. The bartender throws them out immediately. Why? They were clearly impaired. ~*~ Andrew Shattuck McBride    

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Two limericks in The Bellingham Herald

I am delighted to report that I have two limericks in today’s regular and online editions of The Bellingham Herald. A grateful thank you to Dean Kahn for accepting and publishing my work. Read the online edition here. Watch the … Continue reading

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Poem in A Hundred Gourds

I’m so pleased to note that I have a poem in the current issue of A Hundred Gourds, a fine literary haiku journal. Read the issue here. Unfortunately, on the A Hundred Gourds website there is notification that the June 2016 issue will … Continue reading

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“Two Kisses” in The Bellingham Herald

I am pleased to report that my poem “Two Kisses” appeared in the paper AND on-line editions of The Bellingham Herald today. Thank you to Dean Kahn of The Bellingham Herald. Visit the on-line edition of The Bellingham Herald. Scroll … Continue reading

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