To celebrate the launch of my new poetry collection, Forces (Middle West Press), my publisher has placed the Kindle edition of my previous collection, Permanent Change of Station, on sale for $2.99.
I’m thrilled to share the publication of my third full-length poetry collection, Forces (Middle West Press). Thank you to Middle West Press and to all the journals who were first homes to some of the poems. The collection explores the forces that can pull and push on us daily, along with the forces with which … More Forces: Poems by Lisa Stice (Middle West Press)
I’m grateful to The Line Literary Review for publishing two of my poems: “A Long War” and “Behind the Beat.” The Line Literary Review is a student and veteran run journal from Columbia University that is interested in the varied perspectives of service and war. While initial publication is online, a print edition will be … More The Line Literary Review
The Magnolia Review vol. 6 issue 2 is recently published, and I am grateful that six of my poems — “Vigor of Thought,” “Out of the Cradle,” “Defending Eve,” “The Mystic,” “The Living Desert,” and “How to Solve a Riddle” — are part of it. The Magnolia Review is a literary journal of poetry, prose, and … More The Magnolia Review 6.2
To celebrate Pure Slush’s 10th anniversary and Bequem Publishing’s 100th print publication, Pure Slush Books has released Pure Slush 100 Lives vol. 2. It contains 50 stories and essays, and 50 poems that celebrate people’s lives. I’m honored that my poem “To Emily” is included in this wonderful celebration. It is available in print or … More 100 Lives Pure Slush Vol. 20
I’m honored that my poem “Pursuit” is included among 36 prize-wining war poems and prose in Our Best War Stories (Middle West Press, 2020). Since 2016, Line of Advance has hosted the Darron L. Wright Award, selecting 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners in war veteran poetry and prose. This year, a military family member … More Our Best War Stories published
Thank you to The Sea Letter for including my poem “Fever” in issue 9. Soon after writing “Fever” in response to my daughter and I being sick at the same time, the pandemic hit the United States. When I wrote the poem, I didn’t know what the following months would hold or that I wouldn’t … More The Sea Letter issue 9
I’m over the moon excited to share that my poem “Pursuit” is the 1st place winner of the poetry by a military family member category of Line of Advance’s 5th Annual Col. Darron L. Wright Memorial Awards. “Pursuit” will be published on LOA’s website (September 2020) and in LOA’s anthology Our Best War Stories (Middle … More Among the Line of Advance Poetry Winners
Thank you to Orange Blossom Review for including my poem “Female” in issue 4, summer 2020. Orange Blossom Review is an online literary journal of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and art; it is underwritten by the Florida College English Association. You can check out the new issue and archived issue. Their next submission window opens July … More Orange Blossom Review issue 4
Thank you to Peter Molin for including myself and my poem “While Daddy’s at Training, Our Daughter Asks Questions” among all these amazing war poets and their poems. https://acolytesofwar.com/2017/04/12/22-american-iraq-and-afghanistan-war-poets/ And, be sure to peruse the rest of Peter Molin’s blob, Time Now: The Iraq and Afghanistan Wars in Art, Films, and Literature.