Poetry and Music: Songs of Salcman

Music starts with sound and silence. As such, music and literature likely arose as a single entity. Even as the two drew apart, they maintained a continuum, causing Alphonse de Lamartine to state, “Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.” And continued to influence one another in both form and content, causing Ezra […]

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Issue 31: Winter 2022

The Winter 2022 issue of the Little Patuxent Review launched on February 20, 2022! While we were unable to gather in person to celebrate the launch of our newest issue, we are very eager to share it with you! In lieu of an in-person reading, we held a live, virtual launch. Scroll down to see our […]

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Q&A with Dave Eberhardt, 2020 poetry contest winner

Many congratulations to Dave Eberhardt, the winner of the 2020 Enoch Pratt Free Library/ Little Patuxent Review Poetry Contest! Dave’s winning poem, “After ‘Blade Runner 2049’ and Anton Webern ‘Piano Variations’- Op 27 / Ruhig, fliessend,” will be published in the Summer 2020 issue of LPR (out soon!). Dave retired in 2010 from 33 years […]

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Issue 26: Summer 2019

The Summer 2019 issue of Little Patuxent Review launched on June 2, 2019 at Oliver’s Carriage House in Columbia, MD. Several authors were on hand to read their work, and videos of the readings are available on our YouTube page. Take a look at the fantastic lineup of contributors below, and order your copy of the Summer […]

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