purple flag

Joe Benevento, Expecting Songbirds | order from powells or indiebound

Alan Birkelbach, Meridienne Verte | order from powells or indiebound

Paul Bowers, The Lone, Cautious, Animal Life | order from indiebound

Stella Brice, Urged (or How Sex & Death Lift Up My Granny) |order from powells or indiebound

Barbara Crooker, Small Rain | order from powells or indiebound

Chip Dameron, China Sketchbook | order from powells or indiebound

Albert DeGenova, Black Pearl: poems of love, sex and regret | order from powells or indiebound

Patricia Goodrich, Woman With A Wandering Eye | order from powells or indiebound

Ken Hada, Persimmon Sunday | order from powells or indiebound

Carol Hamilton, Such Deaths | order from powells or indiebound

Chera Hammons, The Traveler’s Guide to Bomb City | order from powells or indiebound

Mary McGinnis, See With Your Whole Body | order from powells or indiebound

Donna Pucciani, A Light Dusting of Breath | order from powells or indiebound

Donna Pucciani, Edges | order from indiebound

Elizabeth Raby, Beneath Green Rain | order from powells or indiebound

Elizabeth Raby, A Matter of Time | order from powells or indiebound

Martha Modena Vertreace-Doody, In This Glad Hour | order from powells or indiebound

Scott Wiggerman, Leaf and Beak: Sonnets | order from powells or indiebound

Jonas Zdanys, St. Brigid’s Well | preorder now


Purple Flag is an invitation only series published by virtual artists collective. We invite poets whose work we know and admire, but we are open to surprises. Please take a look at the books we’ve published and read this note from the publisher. If you have a collection to propose, please give us a chance to get to know you and your work by sending a query to vacpoetry@vacpoetry.org. For other publication possibilities, please check our submission guidelines. (Reading our journal and submitting work there is an excellent way to introduce yourself before submitting a query.)

nodding onion

Stella Brice, Wait ‘Til I Get Fatter

Charlie Newman, burn grammar!

Steven Schroeder, undone | sonnets

Larry D. Thomas, El Padre

Larry D. Thomas, Plácido

Clarence Wolfshohl, Scattering Ashes

Nodding Onion is a new series of digital chapbooks from virtual artists collective available on Google Play. Please watch here for a growing list of titles. If you are a poet with a manuscript to submit, please visit our online submission manager here.

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