Tips on what not to include in the message accompanying the submission of poetry you're sending to the editor of a new journal. Pay attention, people!
The latest from the After Deadline blog: Watch out for these spelling traps.
And a guilty indulgence: a review of Mad World: Evelyn Waugh and the Secrets of Brideshead. Brideshead Revisited remains one of my all-time favorite novels (and television miniseries). But that bowdlerized film version, I boycotted!