Publishing Your Poems in 2019

Ellen Birkett Morris

Ellen Birkett Morris’s fiction has appeared in Shenandoah, Antioch Review, Notre Dame Review, South Carolina Review, wigleaf, Santa Fe Literary Review, and Upstreet, among other journals. She is the 2015 winner of the Bevel Summers Prize for her story “May Apples.” Her story “Like I Miss Being a Ballerina” was selected as an honorable mention in the Glimmer Train Press Family Matters short story competition. She is a recipient of a 2013 Al Smith Fellowship from the Kentucky Arts Council in support of her fiction.


  • Venue:
    Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
  • Time:
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Meets On:
        Saturday, April 13
  • Address:
    251 W. Second Street
    Lexington, KY, 40507
    United States
  • Cost:
    $30

With Ellen Birkett Morris.

You’ve written a pile of poems and the last thing you want to do is stow them in a drawer. We’ll talk about finding the courage to send your work out, targeting potential markets, writing an effective submission letter, keeping track of submissions, and marketing your success. Ellen will offer encouragement and links to journals and contests that will help you find your way into print. Ellen Birkett Morris is the author of Surrender (Finishing Line Press), and her poetry has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. [ALL LEVELS] [NEW!] [ONE-TIME]

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