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This is the final in a series of looking back at poets and writers published in past editions of The Fox Chase Review.

From the Autumn/Winter 2010 Edition:

A Igoni Barrett: I Am Joy

Ingrid Keir: FountainPen; For the Pretty Woman on the UCSF Shuttle;
Cherry Trees, Expanded

Jacob Russell: In a House that is not There; Seven Principles of My Spirit Stick

Carolyn Smart: BlancheRemembers the Long Ride; Bonnie, Awake in Dexfield Park;
Henry Barrow

Out and About on the Web

Russell on Rutkowski

Jacob Russell:  Review: Thaddeus Rutkowski, HAYWIRE

A look out the window

Russell Goings to Jail: http://booksinq.blogspot.com/2010/09/as-promised.html

A different take on poetry from Jim Behrle: http://www.americanpoetry.biz/

Poetry in Jersey: http://njpoetspoetry.blogspot.com/

Alan King’s view: http://alanwking.wordpress.com/

Ocean Vuong on a new voyage : http://oceanvuong.blogspot.com/

Jacob’s Barking: http://jacobrussellsbarkingdog.blogspot.com/

Visit Big Blue: http://www.bigbluemarblebooks.com/

From the outside: http://www.outsiderwriters.org/

The Autumn/Winter 2010 Edition of The Fox Chase Review is now available

The Autumn/Winter 2010 Edition of The Fox Chase Review is now available for your reading pleasure.

Poetry by:  Michelle Chan Brown,  Ingrid Keir,  Anthony Buccino, Michael Lee Johnson, April Lindner, K.M. Dersley,  Glenna Luschei, Judy Kronenfeld, Aaron Belz, B.E. Kahn, Lynne Thompson, Rebecca  Schumejda,  Jacob Russell, Carolyn Smart

Fiction by:  A. Igoni Barrett, Michelle Reale

We hope you enjoy this issue.

The Fox Chase Review

A Beautiful Day on the Porch

The summer breeze cascaded across the porch at Ryerss Library and Museum blending with the beautiful words of our featured poets.  Thanks to all of our featured poets who did a wonderful job in sharing their poetry with the crowd. Photos of Poets on the Porch can be viewed at this link:


Autumn/Winter 2010 Edition coming this September

Coming this September – The Autumn/Winter 2010 Edition of The Fox Chase Review

Poetry by:  Michelle Chan Brown,  Ingrid Keir,  Anthony Buccino, Michael Lee Johnson, April Lindner, K.M. Dersley,  Glenna Luschei, Judy Kronenfeld, Aaron Belz, B.E. Kahn, Lynne Thompson, Rebecca  Schumejda,  Jacob Russell, Carolyn Smart

Fiction by:  A. Igoni Barrett, Michelle Reale

Until then please enjoy past issues of The Fox Chase Review at: www.foxchasereview.org

August 21st- Poets on the Ryerss Porch




Ryerss Museum and Library






Diane Sahms-Guarnieri of Burholme has won numerous awards for her poetry and has been published in literary anthologies and magazines to include Philadelphia Stories, The Fox Chase Review, Many Mountains Moving, Mad Poets Review, Southern Ocean Review and The Wilderness House Literary Review. She has served on the Philadelphia Stories Editorial Board and in 2009 signed on as poetry editor of The Fox Chase Review. She is a graduate of East Stroudsburg University and has performed post graduate work at Holy Family University. Her first full length collection of poetry titled Images of Being is slated for release in November of 2011. You can read the poetry of Diane Sahms-Guarnieri in The Fox Chase Review at these links: http://www.foxchasereview.org/08AW/03-DianeSahmsGuarnieri.html and http://www.foxchasereview.org/2008/15-DianeSahms-Guarnieri.html 

Catherine Staples poems have appeared in Prairie Schooner, The Southern Review, Third Coast, Commonwealth, The Michigan Quarterly Review, and others; new poems are forthcoming at Blackbird and Valparaiso. She was selected by Amy Clampitt for the University of Pennsylvania’s  William Carlos Williams Award and is the recipient of two APR Distinguished Poets’ Residencies. Her manuscript, Still-Life Breathing, has been a finalist for Lost Horse’s Idaho Prize, Northeastern’s Morse, Eastern Washington University’s Spokane, and Ohio State University’s The Journal Award. She teaches in the Honors program at Villanova University and lives in Devon, PA with her husband and children.  You can read the poetry of Catherine Staples in The Fox Chase Review at this link: http://www.foxchasereview.org/10WS/StaplesC.html 

G Emil Reutter writes poetry and prose in Fox Chase. He founded The Fox Chase Review and The Fox Chase Reading Series in 2007. Seven collections of his poetry and short fiction have been published. Carvings his latest poetry collection will be released in November of 2010. His website is www.gemilreutter-author.com

Jacob Russell lives in South Philly with his Spirt Staff where he grows tomatoes and herbs in the little strip of a garden in front of his apartment. His work has been performed by InterAct Theatre and appeared in Criiphoria 2, Conversational Magazine (when it was Poetry Quarterly! ), BlazeVox, Scythe, Salmagundi, dcomP Mag, Pindeldeyboz, Battered Suitcase, Clockwise Cat and other literary venues. He is currently working to complete a second novel and seeking a publisher for a MS of poetry. He manages the literary blog: Jacob Russell’s Barking Dog http://www.jacobrussellsbarkingdog.blogspot.com


Patrick Lucy lives in Philadelphia where he’s a member of the New Philadelphia Poets and runs an ephemeral press called _Catch / Confetti. Recent work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Corduroy Mtn, Elimae and Gulf Coast. You can read the poetry of Patrick Lucy in The Fox Chase Review at this link: http://www.foxchasereview.org/10SU/PatrickLucy.html

Rodger Lowenthal is a poet from Eastern Montgomery County Pennsylvania who is known to frequent 3 Sisters Corner Café in Fox Chase. His poetic reviews of books have appeared on line in various literary blogs. He is semi-retired working as a substitue teacher and playing poker. Rodger is known to pick up pieces of Hollywood and Cigars where he can find them. You can read the poetry of Rodger Lowenthal in The Fox Chase Review at this link: http://www.foxchasereview.org/09AW/23-RLowenthal.html

Carlos Soto Román was born in Valparaíso, Chile. He has published the books La Marcha de los Quiltros (The Mongrel’s march,1999), Haiku Minero (Miner Haiku, 2007) and Cambio y Fuera (Over and Out, 2009). His work has been collected in Bar (Anthology, 2006) and in Pozo (collective book, 2007). In 2004 he received the Creation Fellowship of the Book & Reading Council of the Chilean Government. He has resided in Philadelphia since March 2009 and is a member of The New Philadelphia Poets and the editor of the new cooperative anthology of U.S. poetry, Elective Affinities. He is also a pharmacist and actually is pursuing a Master in Bioethics at the University of Pennsylvania. You can read the poetry of Carlos Soto Román in The Fox Chase Review at this link: http://www.foxchasereview.org/10SU/CarlosSotoRoman.html

Come and enjoy a wonderful afternoon of poetry on the porch! Bring a porch chair, settle down and relax!

Jacob Russell- Poetry as Comfort Food

Jacob Russell on an adventure… filter off

Poetry as Comfort Food