Bernadette Geyer is a writer, editor, and translator living in Berlin, Germany. Her writings and translations have appeared in many publications online and in print. She is the author of The Scabbard of Her Throat and editor of My Cruel Invention: A Contemporary Poetry Anthology.
A regularly updated list of contests for already published books of poetry, listed in chronological order of deadline. Many of the contests have categories in addition to poetry and some have regional or other restrictions.
I wrote the featured article for the 17 September 2021 issue of Funds for Writers, published weekly by Hope Clark, in which I talk about the various ways that writers — both freelancers and creatives — can use the “Help a Reporter Out” platform to find opportunities for themselves. Below is a short excerpt.
My poem “Echo” is included in the new anthology, “Written in Arlington: Poems of Arlington, Virginia,” edited by Katherine E. Young and published by Paycock Press. You can find out more information at Alan Squire Publishing.
The Spring/Summer 21.1 issue of Common Ground Review includes my poem, “The Long Man.”