White Pine Press Releases Poetry Collection by Rochelle Hurt

If you were following the Meridian Twitter during AWP, perhaps you noticed our shoutout to contributor Rochelle Hurt, who was signing copies of her new first book conveniently right across the aisle from our book fair table! We featured her poem “Last Chance, California” in issue 29 in May 2012, and we were thrilled to … More White Pine Press Releases Poetry Collection by Rochelle Hurt

Meridian Poets in Best American Poetry and Essays

For Christmas, a long-time friend (and fellow bibliophile) gave me the 2013 edition of Best American Poetry, guest edited by Denise Duhamel. Inside I found, among excellent poems from so many writers–some subtle, some fiery, some an alchemical combination of both–two poems by former Meridian contributors! David Wagoner, whose work we featured in 2011 in┬áMeridian … More Meridian Poets in Best American Poetry and Essays