Coming up in this week’s Sapling

Christopher Kennedy, director of the MFA Program in Creative Writing at Syracuse University and author of Ennui Prophet (BOA Editions, Ltd.), digs back to discuss the daunting, multi-year process of getting his first manuscript published—he’s now the author of four collections and holds a 2011 National Endowment for the Arts poetry fellowship. In every issue, BLP profiles a journal and small press that we love and gives you the scoop on an upcoming contest.
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