The Spring issue reading period is now open!
The deadline is April 10th!
Greetings from the Shenandoah Valley!
Green Silk Journal has been publishing beautiful poetry and short stories for 18 years!
We celebrate the honor of bringing you the best in word painting
from around the planet. Please enjoy the Current Fall Issue!
With Love and Gratitude,
If I were a bird, I would fly about the Earth seeking the successive autumns.~ George Eliot
************* We are proud to announce the Pushcart Prize Nominations from this issue:
The Lives of The Wood Lice by William Doreski
An Arm by DS Maolalai
“On soft Spring nights I'll stand in the yard under the stars,
Something good will come out of all things yet ―And it will be golden and eternal
just like that― There's no need to say another word.”
~ Jack Kerouac ~Big Sur
Happy Spring and Summer!
We are honored and incredibly fortunate once more to bring to you wonderful, new
poetry and stories from artful hearts and minds across the globe.
Check out the Current Issue
on the tab above, maybe with a refreshing lemon-mint iced tea?
With much warmth and a gratitude,
**Look for deadlines for the Fall issue TBA in July/August.
The Green Silk Journal is proud to nominate The New Creature by John Berry for the Pushcart Prize!
You can view this amazing poetry hybrid on Page 1 of the Current Issue.
Wild is the music of the Autumnal Winds
Amongst the Faded Woods
~ William Wordsworth
It's that time again to enjoy the harvest! There were a great number of submissions to read this time
around and we are tremendously grateful to present the talents of many new and seasoned writers.
Particularly enchanted to bring to you THE NEW CREATURE by John Berry,
an extraordinary poetry hybrid.
Please enjoy the current issue of The Green Silk Journal.
Much love and warmth,
Kim Hazelwood Haley
Photography and artwork by Kim Hazelwood Haley
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