Category Archives: Poetry

Broadside #48 – (Fall 2017 / 17.10)

Broadside #48 (Fall 2017 / 17.10) Sarah Key Glow Her       A Forward Sestina In darkness she needs my glow, her glow gone for now into his roaring fire my sister moves in and out of darkness that needs her flame. … Continue reading

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2017 Best of the Net Nominations…

2017 Best of the Net (Sundress Publications) The works nominated here were first published in Blue Fifth Review between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017. Congratulations to these writers – and thanks for allowing the Blue Five Notebook Series … Continue reading

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Summer Quarterly – (Summer 2017 / 17.8)

Summer Quarterly – (Summer 2017 / 17.8) Robin Grotke is an artist and photographer living on the southern coast of North Carolina. Her inspiration is drawn from nature, people and cultures, emotions and humor, new life and decay, present moments and … Continue reading

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Spring Quarterly – (Spring 2017 / 17.6)

Spring Quarterly – (Spring 2017 / 17.6) James Paradiso is a recovering academic in the process of refreshing himself  as a photographer and writer. His artwork can be found here.  *** Lee Passarella Jesus’s Grave His death has been ruled a suicide, finally … Continue reading

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Winter Quarterly – (Winter 2017 / 17.3)

Winter Quarterly – (Winter 2017 / 17.3) Graphic artist and painter Allen Forrest was born in Canada and bred in the U.S. He has created cover art and illustrations for literary publications and books. He is the winner of the … Continue reading

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Broadside #46 – (Winter 2017 / 17.1)

Broadside #46 (Winter 2017 / 17.1) Lily Herman Red Talk to me about red honey: That psychoactive syrup culled from Himalayan bees who feed on the poisonous white rhododendron. How only a little of the toxic honey will peel back … Continue reading

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the blue collection 7: collaboration (Winter 2016 / 16.13)

the blue collection 7: collaboration (Winter 2016 / 15.13) featuring DeMisty D. Bellinger    Sheldon Lee Compton   Cheryl Dodds     Rupert Fike      Zöe Meager     Susan Terris     Bill Yarrow Ed. note: For blue collection 7, the … Continue reading

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