Posts By: Ryan Bloom

Notes and Recent Awards

Ecotone was honored to be the recipient of AWP’s 2022 Small Press Publisher Award, an annual prize for nonprofit presses and literary journals that “acknowledges the hard work, creativity, and innovation of these presses and journals, and honors their contributions…


And then it wasn’t just plastic / at Gore Point in the Antarctic (population: 0) / but at thirty thousand feet above / the Pyrenees (population: birds) / and in the lungs of every living / lunged creature. . . .


My student writes, Time is a blend of space / and time. What he means is that, to be / thunderstruck, you must jiggle the antenna / that draws down lightning.