We're thrilled to announce that the first release of 2021 is now available for purchase, Everything Is Radiant Between the Hates, by Rich Ferguson. Pushcart Prize-nominated poet Rich Ferguson has shared the stage with Patti Smith, Wanda Coleman, Moby, and other esteemed poets and musicians. Ferguson has been selected by the National Beat Poetry Foundation, Inc. (NBPF), to serve as the State of California Beat Poet Laureate (Sept. 2020 to Sept. 2022). He is a featured performe
To show our immense gratitude AND to help you get a head start on your holiday shopping, Moon Tide Press is offering 20% off our full back catalogue of books*, our Moon Tide mystery bag, and our Patron packages! Discount will be applied as a 20% refund once purchase has been made! The sale will be good from 11/27/20 thru 11/30/20. And remember, poetry makes a great gift. You could choose to purchase your favorite Moon Tide author to share with a close friend or family member!
I have thought about how I would start this blog post over and over again—wanting so desperately to dive into giving thanks for all Moon Tide and I have to be grateful for, but also feeling that doing so somehow dismisses what a difficult year it has been for so many. I recognize there will be many this holiday season for which gratitude will be a desert mirage—something their eyes and mind convinces themselves of in order to give them, rightfully so, hope. But for me, gratit
“one look from you and my spine reincarnates as a kite string. when i hesitate to hold your hand, it is because our touch unlocks secrets i’m not sure i want to know yet— because to know is to be responsible for knowing.” — Mindy Nettifee Over a decade of writing poetry and I had never written an actual “after” poem. Insert Sleepyhead Assassins, which left me inspired to write TWO after poems! This book was originally gifted to me because they told me my voice reminded them o