Author: Frontier Poetry

In Class with Professor Dr. Raina J. León

A primary mission of Frontier is to provide high quality resources and practical help for serious poets—so we’ve been reaching out to poetry professors to help give clarity to this strange journey and stranger craft. This month, we got the…

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2021 OPEN Finalists: Part 3 of 3

Thank you for joining us on the journey through the OPEN winners! You can find Chaun Ballard’s winning poem here, and Part 1 of the finalists here, and Part 2 of the finalists here. For Part 3, we’re sharing work by…

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2021 OPEN Finalists: Part 2 of 3

Thank you for joining us on the journey through the OPEN winners! You can find Chaun Ballard’s winning poem here, and Part 1 of the finalists here. For Part 2, we’re sharing work by Kimberly Nguyễn, Emma De Lisle, and…

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2021 OPEN Finalists: Part 1 of 3

First, a sincere thank you to all the finalists for partnering with us. All of these poems deserve high praise. For Part 1, we’re sharing work by Sneha Subramanian Kanta, Christiane Jacox, and Kelly Weber. The pieces are diverse, arresting,…

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Poet in the Mirror: Esther Vincent Xueming

We’re so proud to share some insight into the lives and hearts of today’s poets with our Poet In The Mirror series. This week, Esther Vincent Xueming— author of Red Earth (available now from Blue Cactus Press)— shares insight into…

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