Agape Editions Announces Nominations for Bettering American Poetry 2016

We are pleased to share that we have nominated the following three poems for Bettering American Poetry 2016: “Football Season,” by Margaret Bashaar, from Some Other Stupid Fruit. “Dive Straight into the Wreck,” by Joanna C. Valente, from Xenos. “The Key Club,” by Saba Syed Razvi, from her Elgin Award-nominated collection of poetry, In the Crocodile Gardens. Congratulations…

Allison Joseph to Judge 2017 Numinous Orisons, Luminous Origin Literary Award

Agape Editions is delighted to announce that Allison Joseph will be serving as Judge of our 2017 Numinous Orisons, Luminous Origin Literary Award. The NOLO book contest will be given for poetry next year. The submission period will begin in mid-January, so please check the Agape Editions website in early 2017 for details! Allison Joseph lives, writes,…


Jasmine An on celebrating Loi Krathong, a festival where participants float krathong down the river to let the year’s bad luck drift away.

We Deserve to Be Included

Jennifer Bartlett on ableism, Trump’s election, and its implications for people with disabilities.