The Greensilk Journal  

 June  2017


Large finger-like leaves of a Hawaiian fern,

Seen against the sun and my joy~
                             Czeslaw Milosz




The Spring/Summer issue is ready! Warm  thanks to all contributors, old and new!

Have a wonderful summer!  ~ Kim and Will Haley, editors, GSJ


**Deadline for the Fall  Issue is  August  25th!

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***The editors of  The Greensilk Journal proudly nominated the following selections for  The  Pushcart Prize for 2016.


From The Fall 2016 Issue:
If The World Gives You Lemons, Make Lemonade, If The World Gives you Onions, Peel 'em and Cry for Awhile
 by Tom Sheehan.
August Eighteenth, Nineteen-Sixty-Nine, Big Jake  and Johnny C and Me
   by Ben Fine
From the  Spring 2016 Issue:
A Gardener's Lament: A Modified Sestina   by  Bonnie  Amesquita
From the  Winter 2016 Issue: 
Edgar Allen Poe's Wife, Virginia, Signs Up For Netflix  by Allison Thorpe