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Welcome to is the home of POETRYBAY an online poetry publication for the 21st century; Long Island Quarterly, a publication for poets with roots on Long Island; Polarity eMagazine (, home to writing by some of the key figures in the continuing American bohemian and post-beat traditions; and other fine products of Birnham Wood Graphics.

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POETRYBAY introduced in 2000, features some of the finest works being produced in contemporary poetry by established and emerging authors. Including poetry, reviews, essays, and interviews, this annual on-line only publication has been selected for archiving and distribution by Stanford University's LOCKSS system.

Long Island Quarterly has been serving the community of Long Island writers since 1990, and features some of the best work being produced regionally. Originally a print publication, it became an on-line only product in 2005, and is available here as an annual publication.

Polarity eMagazine (, sister publication to Poetrybay magazine, was founded in support of the four-city marathon reading of Jack Kerouac's Big Sur on July 22 2001. An on-line magazine of New Bohemian Literature. since its founding it has been home to writing by some of the key figures in the continuing American bohemian and post-beat traditions

Other fine products from Birnham Wood Graphics, including chapbooks and anthologies, may be ordered by snailmail from this site.

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