February 2019

Featured Writer Interview: Contributing Editor Adekunle Adewunmi Talks with Poet Rachel Custer

By | 2019-02-13T19:46:41+00:00 February 13th, 2019|FEATURED, Featured Writer, FEATURED WRITERS, FEATURED WRITERS, INTERVIEWS, LITERARY ARTS, Lyric, Narrative, Nonfiction, Poetry, Writers|

Adekunle Adewunmi, Contributing Editor Interview with Featured Writer Rachel Custer Rachel Custer is the author of The Temple She Became (Five Oaks Press, 2017) and is the recipient of a 2019 Creative Writing Fellowship from the [...]

Featured Writer: Special Announcement on Behalf of Poet Rachel Custer, our “Featured Writer” for February

By | 2019-02-13T19:27:41+00:00 February 13th, 2019|FEATURED, FEATURED WRITERS, FEATURED WRITERS, LITERARY ARTS, Lyric, Narrative, Poetry, Special Announcements|

 National Endowment for the Arts Announces Creative Writing Fellows Rachel Custer among 35 recipients nationwide [Albion, IN]—Today, the National Endowment for the Arts announced that Rachel Custer is one of 35 poets who will receive [...]

January 2019

Featured Writer: Poet Gail Goepfert’s “The year of broth”

By | 2019-01-14T19:43:32+00:00 January 14th, 2019|FEATURED, Featured Writer, FEATURED WRITERS, FEATURED WRITERS, LITERARY ARTS, Narrative, Poetry|

Featured Writer: Gail Goepfert The year of broth       "Reflexo de Frida Kahlo" by Rafael Rocha she calls it. The year Frida shades a dark-green winged figure on the back page of her diary, [...]

December 2018

Experimental Media: Christy Sheffield Sanford’s “Lock Stitch or Philomela”

By | 2018-12-11T01:29:25+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Digital Arts, Lyric, Mixed Forms, Mixed Media, Narrative, Poetry, STUDIO ARTS|

Christy Sheffield Sanford   Lock Stitch or Philomela "Lock Stitch or Philomela" by Christy Sheffield Sanford is an experimental retelling of a story from Ovid's Metamorphoses. "This is the fourth of ten films. Birds, hems, [...]

OPEN: Journal of Arts and Letters Announces Its Slate of Pushcart Nominees

By | 2018-12-02T19:08:47+00:00 December 2nd, 2018|CNF, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Haibun, LITERARY ARTS, Lyric, Memoir, Mixed Forms, Narrative, Nonfiction, Personal Essay, Poetry, Short Story|

O:JA&L Nominees for 2019 Pushcart Prize NOMINATIONS LIST "A Paris Street Show" by Gabriel Jacques de Saint-Aubin E.D. Watson's flash “Expecting” Erik Harper Klass's short story “City as Museum (Turkish 1)” [...]

October 2018

Haibun Feature: Contributing Editor Christine Taylor’s “Introduction to A Celebration of Haibun”

By | 2018-10-28T15:21:58+00:00 October 28th, 2018|FEATURED, Featured Writer, FEATURED WRITERS, FEATURED WRITERS, Haibun, LITERARY ARTS, Lyric, Mixed Forms, Narrative, Poetry|

Christine Taylor   Introduction to O:JA&L's Celebration of Haibun "Vapor" by Dan Frost Nearly twenty years ago as a graduate student of English literature, I became taken by haiku during a seminar on [...]

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