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Congratulations to our 2016 Rhysling Award nominees!

by on Feb 22, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

This year’s batch of Rhysling Award nominees have been released by the Science Fiction Poetry Association. We are delighted to have two poems earn nominations. Category “Short Form”: Song of the Encantado by Jeremy Paden (issue 83) Category “Long Form”: Not...

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Congratulations to Amal El-Mohtar, winner of the Rhysling Award

by on Dec 18, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Apex Magazine congratulates the wonderful Amal El-Mohtar for her Rhysling Award-winning poem “Turning the Leaves” that appeared in issue 55. Read “Turning the Leaves” here. ABOUT THE RHYSLING AWARDS Nominees for each year’s Rhysling Awards are selected by...

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Conservation of Energy

by on Aug 4, 2014 in Poetry | 0 comments

2015 Rhysling Award Nominee (Long Form) Proposition: Hating the world is strictly logical when your loved one is dying. Proof: You watch her neurons choke You watch holes inside her brain grow like blackened maws from another dimension — oh, what endlessly wasteful multiverse! — you...

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Turning the Leaves

by on Dec 3, 2013 in Poetry | 1 comment

2014 Rhysling Award Winner (Short Form) These are the days of silver, and of gold — the panting cold, the burst of bright on black as coins sprout from trees, shiver, fall, pave the streets with change. Strange is the turn and tilt of day, when stray, streaming, fingerling light gleams...

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