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.
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 […]
We in the local Sin Fronteras community were saddened to learn of the death of Terry Herztler earlier this month. He had been missing from a couple of events, but we did not know why. Joe Somoza, one of the elders of the local poetry community and editor emeritus of Sin Fronteras Journal, wrote this […]
The open reading sponsored by Sin Fronteras at Palacio Bar in Mesilla, which took a hiatus for several months over the winter, is returning this month. “Back by popular demand” might be stretching the point, but we have had several requests and expressions of interest. Some folks missed us! Copies of Sin Fronteras Journal #22 […]
Sin Fronteras/Writers Without Borders #22 is out. We know it seems a long wait to our contributors, but our all-volunteer crew is pleased to be ahead of last year’s schedule. Our cover artist for this issue is local artist and poet, Katie McLane, a regular at our readings. The forty contributors include former editors Michelle […]
Once again, Sin Fronteras is hosting a reading in conjunction with Las Cruces’ For Love of Art Month. Members and friends of Sin Fronteras will be reading on Saturday afternoon, February 24. Thirteen local poets will read. Michael Mandel will be the M.C. Join us at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main Street, from […]
This year’s issue of Sin Fronteras/Writers Without Borders Journal has just gone to the printer. We, the editors and production team, are excited about this year’s mix of pieces. We’ll say more about it when we get the new image up. Copies for contributors should be on their way by early March.
The submissions period for our 2018 issue of Sin Fronteras Journal (#22) ends in one week, on Friday, June 30 (by 12:00 midnight, mountain time, to our email, or postmarked on June 30 for snail mail. If you’ve been thinking about sending us something now is the time to act. See the Submissions page and […]
Sin Fronteras Journal is accepting submissions now, until June 30. There’s no need to wait until the last minute! What are we looking for? Previously unpublished work of good quality, on a variety of topics and in a variety of styles. We like poems about borders, including but not limited to our own border with […]