Five Meridian Writers in the Latest Blackbird

Virginia is a fairly small state, in terms of geography and populations, but it is home to six Creative Writing MFA programs. Of these, Virginia Commonwealth University is our closest neighbor, residing in Richmond, an artistically rich and historically fascinating city. Unsurprisingly, our Richmond neighbors curate one of our favorite online literary magazines, Blackbird. The first … More Five Meridian Writers in the Latest Blackbird

Meridian Contributors in Blackbird

Claudia Cortese’s poem “Lucy lives in a box” appeared in Meridian 29. She had several new “Lucy” poems featured in the Spring issue of Blackbird. You can read “Dear Claudia–“ “Lucy,” and “Lucy wraps salmon” on by one or link to all of them here. The Spring Blackbird also features a poem by Meridian 27 contributor David Wagoner. Enjoy the … More Meridian Contributors in Blackbird