What’s New

2020-21 publications: If the poems are online, the titles are links so click away.


3 Linked Micros at MacQueen’s Quinterly


Poem at The Orchards Poetry Journal (page 95 in online version)

Poem at Cider Press Review

Two poems at Anti-Heroin Chic

Poem at Coastal Shelf Magazine

Poem at Humana Obscura (p 44)

2 Poems at Praxis

Poem at Big Windows Review

Poem at Sleet Magazine

Poem at Mockingheart Review

2 Poems at Superstition Review

Poem at North of Oxford

Poem at Zingara Poetry Review (2)

Poem at Zingara Poetry Review (1)

Poem at Headline Poetry and Press

Poem at Entropy

Poem at Gingerbread House

Poem at Memoryhouse Magazine

Poem at Shark Reef Magazine

Poem at Plath Poetry Project


Modeling the Artist’s Life at BREVITY BLOG

Essay on inspiration at Brevity Blog


Best of the Net nomination

Editor Annest Gwilym of Nine Muses Poetry has nominated my poem Tuesday Afternoon at Magpie’s Grill  for Best of the Net 2019.



Luanne Castle’s short memoir, “The Secret Kotex Club,” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Longridge Review in November 2018

Follow this link to a list of other nominees and a link to “The Secret Kotex Club”:

Our 2018 Pushcart Prize Nominees




Luanne Castle Kin Types Eric Hoffer Award Finalist 2018

Kin Types is named a 2018 Eric Hoffer Award Finalist

Read the announcement at http://www.HofferAward.com/.


The book trailer for KIN TYPES is out:


Preorder Luanne Castle's Kin Types

Luanne’s chapbook Kin Types is now available for pre-order at Finishing Line Press. 


The Doll Collection

Check out the beautiful new poetry anthology The Doll Collection, edited by Diane Lockward and published by Terrapin Press. See Luanne’s poem “Marriage Doll” alongside poems written by many other poets that include Chana Bloch, Alice Friman, Lee Upton, Kelly Cherry, and Jeffrey Harrison.


For the month of September 2015, Luanne is participating in the Tupelo Press 30/30 Project, a fundraising project. She has committed to writing 30 poems in 30 days. Check out the daily contributions of Luanne and other poets here.