Hello everyone, After enjoying two days listening to some of the best poetry NYC has to offer at the NYC Poetry Festival on Governor’s Island, I was thrilled to learn that my own poem about climate change, “Zoetrope Sky” has been published today in First Literary Review-East! I was just talking with someone today about … More New poem, “Zoetrope Sky”, in First Literary Review-East
I awoke with the joy of seeing that poet Karen Corinne Herceg‘s brilliant review of my novel, The Boulevard Trial, has also been featured on Compulsive Reader! The opening lines of Karen’s review assert, “In clear, often compelling prose, Stephanie Laterza’s debut novel, The Boulevard Trial, offers us a contemporary story of moral dilemmas, confused intentions and … More Review of The Boulevard Trial on Compulsive Reader
Greetings everyone, I hope this finds you well and preparing for the July 4th holiday, despite the work this country still needs to do to rebuild our democracy and to dismantle the tyranny of the current administration and its draconian policies. I believe in the America that both sets of my grandparents, one from Ecuador … More Review of The Boulevard Trial on North of Oxford Press and July 4th Holiday Thoughts
L’Ephemere Review’s Dalliance issue has just been released this evening! Check out my poem about self love and discovery, “Cherimoya Heart“, in this tastefully sumptuous issue! Gratitude and congratulations to the editors and my fellow contributors!
Pain and Flowers My Tribute to Dolores O’Riordan Her name was full of pain, until the end, like the union of dolor and flores pain and flowers in a single voice, hers was the one that filled my ears in the cold cobalt mornings waiting for the train as the frost clouds whirled to … More My Tribute to Dolores O’Riordan
Happy New Year 2018, Everyone! I start this new year filled with hope for peace, love and inspiration as we move forward in our lives and work. May 2018 be more merciful than last year and may we find the courage to overcome all obstacles in our creative paths. I awoke with the amazing news … More Happy New Year 2018 and Publication in Ovunque Siamo
Happy Week Before Christmas, Everyone. It’s been quite the tumultuous, wretched year filled with turmoil and trauma. But there have also been moments of courage and solidarity among women, a fact which gives me hope. As a writer and a feminist, I continue to do my best to spread solidarity and unity through my work. … More The Boulevard Trial and the Year’s End