Last Friday night, the CEPA Studio Loft hosted the launch party for my debut poetry collection, Organizing Isolation: Half-Lives of Love at Long Distance. Getting the #spot ready for tomorrow! Meet me @ 7pm right here. A post shared by Aidan Ryan (@aidanlyaeus) on Apr 27, 2017 at 3:12pm PDT The space was decorated with glossyContinue reading “Organizing Isolation launched, on sale now from Linoleum Press”
been a week full of poetry #wins. Me on Peach. Babble at Geneseo. Dave Eggers at Bable. Toni Morrison on her way to Buffalo. Eve Wilson on AFROPUNK. Prince on Foundlings. This isn’t in chronological order, nor is it in order of importance. But this post started as a way to share the poems fromContinue reading “Organizing Isolation on Peach, and Other Poetry #Wins This Week”
After producing three volumes of the poetry magazine Foundlings, editor Aidan Ryan offers his advice to writers submitting to lit mags ans zines.
The Buffalo News Gusto cover last week featured an arresting image: facing out of the page, a man in a black leather jacket, head bent to a slim volume in his right hand, left hand rising and cupping as if around a palmed bird or baseball, lips curled to push out a poem. This is News photographerContinue reading ““Speak, poet”: Buffalo News highlights new poets in the city’s scene”