The Rules is the latest from Third Wednesday contributor, James Scruton, author of two full collections and five chapbooks of poems. He is the recipient of many awards for his work, including the Frederick Bock Prize from Poetry magazine, the Grayson Books Chapbook Competition, and the Finishing Line Press Prize in Poetry.
3rd Wednesday’s poem of the week is a list poem by Texas poet, Alicia Salzmann. The digital edition of the fall issue is available to read online for free, as all future issue will be. The print editioin is available for purchase at Amazon.com.
Third Wednesday’s poem of the week is by Dawn Terpstra. It’s paired here with a photo by “Seigar”. Both are from our fall issue which is free in digital form from our website and available for purchase in print at Amazon.com.
Our poem of the week is two poems. We love short poems and here are two fine ones from the fall issue of 3rd Wednesday. Recently we made the digital of edition our magazine free for everyone. Get yourself a copy of this issue and all the issues from the past two years (poetry doesn’t go out of date) HERE.