New Issue Almost Here!

  Our 2011 winter issue ran a little late this year, but the wait’s been worth it.  Weighing in at nearly 300 pages, Volume 24, no. 2 of GMR features poetry by Todd Boss, Olena Kalytiak Davis, Stephen Dunn, Bob Hicok, Major Jackson, Carl Phillips, Katherine...

GMR Offers Prizes in Poetry and Fiction!

We’re very excited to open the New Year by offering prizes in both poetry and fiction:   First Prize in Poetry:  $500 Final Judge:  Todd Boss    First Prize in Short Fiction:  $500 Final Judge:  Noy Holland   Deadline: April 15, 2012 Winners...

David Huddle on Becoming a Writer

David Huddle, a frequent contributor to GMR, has a lovely essay up at 1rst Books:  Stories of How Writers Get Started in which he reflects on his beginnings as poet: Poetry is so intimidating that I spent years sidling up to it. . . .  Poetry was a big rich family at...