Open Heart Forgery is a free monthly journal of poems and lyrics that aims to energize Halifax writers from the grass roots up. Created in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, and read everywhere.
The Left Bank Writers will be meeting at Sobeys on Windsor Street,
August 25 at 7 pm. If you missed the OH Forgery launch last Saturday, there will be copies of the August issue. Read at the open mic, or just enjoy the latest local lit.
Open Heart Farming Poetry 2016 Launch
Photos from the launch available on our Facebook page.
The launch of the April issue of Open Heart Forgery took place at Halifax City Hall on Monday, April 11th. Pictures available on Facebook.
There are three simple submission rules:
1) No hate. No sexism. No racism.
2) Maximum 28 lines long (not including title and your byline), and maximum 43 letters wide
3) Only HRM residents, to keep OHF a local community journal
Send your poems to OpenHeartForgery@outlook.com
Open Heart Farming
Open Heart Farming is an annual special edition of Open Heart Forgery. Submissions are welcome from anyone in Nova Scotia. For more about Open Heart Farming, including current and previous issues, go to the Open Heart Farming page.
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328 Authors – 100% HRM residents, ages 9 to 87
1134 poems and lyrics in 59 issues, since March 2010