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Issue #25 Moves to Production

The editors of Sin Fronteras/Writers Without Borders Journal have completed their selections for the 25th annual issue. If you sent us something between April 1 and June 30 and have not heard from us, please contact us at sinfronterasjournalnm@gmail.com right away. Things do get lost, whether in the ether or on our desks, and we […]

Submissions Close June 30

Submissions for the next issue (our 25th annual issue) of Sin Fronteras/Writers Without Borders Journal are open until June 30. We were fortunate to get an interview with Trish Hopkinson, who puts out information on publishing opportunities with upcoming deadlines.  You can read the interview at: https://trishhopkinson.com/2020/05/05/no-fee-submission-call-editor-interview-sin-fronteras-journal-deadline-june-30-2020/ I recommend getting on her email list if […]

Sin Fronteras Journal Submissions Are Now Open

We will receive submissions for our 25th annual issue from now until June 30.  Please check the guidelines on the submissions page, where you will also find our email address.  We prefer that you use email if you can.  Mail is slow to get to us. IMPORTANT NOTE FOR POETS: You set up your submissions […]

Journal Issue #24 is here

Sin Fronteras /Writers Without Borders Journal issue #24 has arrived from the printer and copies have gone out to our 44 contributors (43 poets and one fiction writer). The cover art is by local artist Jeanne Rundell. Order a copy using the information on the orders page. Submissions for the next issue will open April […]

Sin Fronteras “Love of Lit” Reading

Sin Fronteras/Writers Without Borders is hosting its annual “Love of Lit” reading this year on Saturday, February 29, 1 – 3 p.m.  That’s the last day of “For Love of Art Month” in Las Cruces. The location is Center for Spiritual Living, 575 N. Main Street.  It’s around the corner and north to the end […]

Progress on Issue #24

The editors of Sin Fronteras Journal have read, chosen and ordered the poems and prose for Issue #24.  Due to an accident and surgery Joanne Townsend, who was one of the editors for issues #22 and #23, had to withdraw this year.  We were fortunate to have Alice Wallace step up to assist Ellen Young […]

Issue #23 is Out

Sin Fronteras/Writers Without Borders Issue #23 has just arrived from the printer.  (See its photo to the right.) It features the work of 48 contributors, mostly poets.  Six are from southern New Mexico, seven from other parts of the state, a few more from the greater southwest.  Others are from all over the country, from […]

We Love Lit in Las Cruces

It’s February and once again the Sin Fronteras folks will be presenting a “For Love of Lit” reading as part of “For Love of Art Month.” The event will be Saturday, February 23, 10:00 to 12:00, at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main Street, Las Cruces.  Outside the Farmers and Crafts Market will be […]

Sin Fronteras Poets Headed North

This is an announcement for readers in northern New Mexico. Las Cruces poets Joe Somoza and Dick Thomas, both of whom have previously served as editors of Sin Fronteras Journal, will be giving a reading on Sunday, October 21, at Jules’ Poetry Playhouse, 1001 5th St. NW in Albuquerque.

Welcome New Poetry Editor, Frank Varela

After the loss of poetry editor Terry Hertzler this spring, we are delighted to have poet Frank Varela step in to help with Sin Fronteras Journal.  Brooklyn born, Frank is the author of four books of poetry, Serpent Underfoot, Bitter Coffee, Caleb’s Exile and, most recently, Diaspora.  His children’s stories have been published by Riverside […]