Catherine Chandler's Poetry Blog

Friday, January 31, 2014

Light Poetry Journal

Bring a smile to your day!

Read the current (Winter/Spring 2014) issue of Light HERE.

I've got a sonnet in there. About a horse. Or not. :-)


Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Finalist - Howard Nemerov Sonnet Award !

Watching the sunset at Punta Ballena, Uruguay (from

Wonderful news! My sonnet, "The Watchers at Punta Ballena, Uruguay" was chosen as a finalist in the 2013 Howard Nemerov Award. The poem will appear in a future issue of Measure (University of Evansville). The final judge was Dick Davis, who chose "Tourist in India" by Gail White as the winning sonnet.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Good news!

A new poem has been accepted for publication today:

"Daybreak on the Peninsula at Punta del Este, Uruguay" will appear in the next issue of Angle. Thanks, Ann Drysdale, Philip Quinlan and Janet Kenny!