Author Archives: John C. Mannone

About John C. Mannone

John C. Mannone, three-time Pushcart nominee, has over 500 works in venues such as Inscape Literary Journal, Acentos Review, Windhover, Artemis, Still and Town Creek Poetry. A Tennessean with two poetry collections, he edits poetry for Silver Blade and Abyss & Apex. He’s a college professor of physics. Visit

Welcome to the world of poetry!

This blog is about poetry. The sheer love of it–the art of poetry, the music of words. In this context, we will explore all aspects of poetry. Some broad strokes are: (1) What is poetry? What is not poetry? (2) … Continue reading

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