10th Anniversary: Poetry and music songs of Salcman

This essay was originally published on February 13, 2013. It is being re-shared in support of LPR’s 10th Anniversary celebration. 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 […]

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 […]

24. Summer 2018

The Summer 2018 Issue of Little Patuxent Review was launched on June 3, 2018 in Columbia, Maryland. Featured contributors read their work. Take a look at our fantastic lineup of authors below. The issue also features the artwork of Phaan Howng. Order copies here (Note that annual subscriptions are available online as well.) Poetry zakia henderson-brown–The Big Bang […]

22. Summer 2017

The Summer 2017 issue launched on June 11th.  Order copies here (Note that annual subscriptions are available online as well.) Launch reading videos. Poetry Amy O’Reilly — They Didn’t Let Me Put on My Surgical Cap, a C-section Poem Hiram Larew — Lucky Alicia Mountain — You, the Undersigned Victoria Markovitz –The Accident Jeffrey Alfier — Tallahatchie River […]

20. Summer 2016

Summer 2016 (Unthemed) The Summer 2016 issue launched on June 25, 2016. This issue has SOLD OUT. Watch video of the publication launch reading. Issue Contents: EDITOR’S NOTE POETRY Tameka Cage Conley — can’t feel my face Ace Boggess — “Are You Setting Things on Fire?” Dorothy Chan — Animal Discovers Fire, Orders Chinese Takeout with […]