In addition to regular appearances in Songs of Eretz Poetry Review, Dr. Gordon's poetry has appeared in New Myths, Asimov’s, Hospital Drive, and other fine publications. He divides his time between editing, writing, reading, and providing medical care to a cadre of his fellow military veterans in the small town in Maine in which he resides. Learn more about Dr. Gordon and his publication history by exploring his personal blog, Steves of Grass http://www.StevesofGrass.blogspot.com.
Lana the Poetry Dog
Lana the Poetry Dog (pictured with Dr. Gordon) helps Dr. Gordon identify and reject and "doggerel" poems submitted for consideration. An Airdale terrier of noble pedigree, Lana enjoys meaty bones, long walks, and barking at less sophisticated dogs--especially retrievers. She resides in Kansas with the Art Editor.
Jason Artemus Gordon, Art Editor
Jason Artemus Gordon, our first Art Editor, joined the editorial staff on March 2, 2018. He holds a BFA in Fine Arts from the Columbus College of Art & Design. His art may be found throughout our pages. Like what you see? His original artwork and prints thereof are available for purchase, beautifully framed and accompanied by the poems that inspired them if desired. Query Editor@SongsOfEretz.com. Jason also invites you to visit his website JasonArtGo.com.
Terri Lynn Cummings, Assistant Editor
A Note about Our Frequent Contributors: Frequent Contributor status is bestowed upon a select few up-and-coming poets handpicked by the Editor-in-Chief. Membership in this exclusive group is by invitation only.
Ross Balcom, Frequent Contributor
Ross Balcom lives in the former constitutional republic of the United States. His poems have appeared in Beyond Centauri, inkscrawl, Poetry Midwest, Spectral Realms, Star*Line, and other publications. In addition to poetry, his interests include parapsychology, hypnosis, and neuro-linguistic programming (NLP). A Charter Member of the Frequent Contributor ranks, Ross has been an FC since January 1, 2016.
Gene is a member of the Chattanooga Writer’s Guild and International Bureau of Electrical Workers. He is also a professional entertainer who performs throughout the south and northeast. He hails from Soddy Daisy, Tennessee. A review of his latest published poetry collection, in the moment, may be found here http://www.songsoferetz.com/2017/11/pop-by-gene-hodge.html. Gene has been a Frequent Contributor since January 1, 2018.
Karla is assistant editor and poetry book reviewer for The Centrifugal Eye. She is a member of Just Poets (Rochester, New York), the Florida State Poetry Society, the New Mexico Poetry Society, and The Author's Guild. Visit her blog, Vagabond Poet Redux, at http://karlalinn.blogspot.com; follow her on Twitter @LinnMerrifiel; or friend her on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/karlalinn.merrifield. Karla joined the Frequent Contributor ranks December 12, 2018.
Past Frequent Contributors:
Sylvia Cavanaugh October 19, 2018, to December 15, 2019.
Yoni Hammer-Kossoy January 1, 2018, to November 30, 2018.
Sierra July Charter Member, January 1, 2016, to November 23, 2018.
Mary Soon Lee Charter Member, January 1, 2016, to December 7, 2018.
Lauren McBride Charter Member, January 1, 2016, to December 14, 2018.
David Pring-Mill Charter Member, January 1, 2016, to October 27, 2017.
John Reinhart Charter Member, January 1, 2016, to December 13, 2017. In addition, John covered for another FC March 4, 2019, to October 26, 2019.
Aparna Sanyal January 1, 2018, to December 21, 2018.
Kaitlyn Vaughn (nee Frazier) Charter Member January 1, 2016, to May 18, 2016. In addition, she covered for another FC from December 25, 2017, to July 2, 2018.