“Roethke Chastises us on Summer Solstice” featured on DruidCast

Kara’s poem “Roethke Chastises us on Summer Solstice” was featured on the DruidCast – A Druid Podcast Episode 99 in June 2015.  To listen, go to http://www.druidry.org/druid-way/resources/druidcast-obod-podcast. Scroll to episode 99. Kara’s poem can be heard around 35:00.

Featured Poet on Platte River Sampler – Thursday, 4/30/2015

“Bite the Book” by Kara Gall

“Fenced In” by Kara Gall

The Platte River Sampler with Phil Schupbach and Tom Ukinski
6-7 pm, Thursday, April 30, 2015
89.3, KZUM FM & HD  (radio Podcast)
Lincoln, NE’s community radio

Hosted by Phil Schupbach and Tom Ukinski, the Platte River Sampler is a weekly exploration of original prose, poetry, drama, songwriting and more, all from Nebraska, often delivered by the authors themselves.  It’s great writing and performance from across Nebraska, every evening from 6PM – 7PM CST.  KZUM is Lincoln, Nebraska’s non-commercial, listener-sponsored community Radio Station.

You may hear it between 6 and 7 pm on KZUM at 3 locations:

  1. In Lancaster County, Nebraska at 89.3 FM
  2. World wide at www.kzum.org (you must click-on the LISTEN-LIVE rectangle at the left-center of the home page. If you use Internet Explorer, it times out after 30 minutes for some people.
  3. World wide at www.tunein.com by typing “KZUM” in the search box at the top-right of the home page. Then you must click on the black, KZUM logo at the left-center of the page.

Writers, don’t forget to submit your own work. Email platteriversampler@gmail.com with your submission.

Bloodsuckers

Aunt Lena is driving me home from yet another direct sales party hosted by her daughter.  In the ten years since we graduated college, my cousin, the Queen of Home-Based business, has sold purses, makeup, kitchen products, nutritional supplements, sex toys, and now, food products for a company called Classy Cuisine.   Just as I am about to ask Aunt Lena if anyone has ever considered pairing a Classy Cuisine party with a sex toy party, she starts telling me about the time she stopped my grandmother from killing my grandfather…

Read more!  “Bloodsuckers” is a short story published in Illuminations, Volume 16 | 2015, edited by Kimberly Fangman.

Illuminations (http://online.southeast.edu/Illuminations.nsf) is the award-winning artistic publication of Southeast Community College. In the Community College Humanities Association’s literary magazine competition,  Illuminations contributor Cameron Koll was awarded the Judges’ Merit Award in Fiction for his short story, “Baby Doll,” which appeared in Illuminations, Vol. 10!

Featured Poet on Platte River Sampler – Thursday, 3/19/2015

“Writer’s Block” by Kara Gall

The Platte River Sampler with Phil Schupbach and Tom Ukinski
6-7 pm, Thursday, March 19th, 2015
89.3, KZUM FM & HD  (radio Podcast)
Lincoln, NE’s community radio

Hosted by Phil Schupbach and Tom Ukinski, the Platte River Sampler is a weekly exploration of original prose, poetry, drama, songwriting and more, all from Nebraska, often delivered by the authors themselves.  It’s great writing and performance from across Nebraska, every evening from 6PM – 7PM CST.  KZUM is Lincoln, Nebraska’s non-commercial, listener-sponsored community Radio Station.

You may hear it between 6 and 7 pm on KZUM at 3 locations:

  1. In Lancaster County, Nebraska at 89.3 FM
  2. World wide at www.kzum.org (you must click-on the LISTEN-LIVE rectangle at the left-center of the home page. If you use Internet Explorer, it times out after 30 minutes for some people.
  3. World wide at www.tunein.com by typing “KZUM” in the search box at the top-right of the home page. Then you must click on the black, KZUM logo at the left-center of the page.

And writers, don’t forget to submit your own work. Email platteriversampler@gmail.com.

Friday the 13th Feminism Reading

7-9 pm, Friday, March 13th, 2015
Connect Gallery
3901 Leavenworth St
Omaha, NE 68105

with Laura Madeline WisemanCourtney Kenny Poroto, Cat Dixon, Evelyn Render Katz, Fran Higgins, Genevieve Williams, Kara Gall, Liz Kay, & Sarah McKinstry-Brown

Featured Poet on Platte River Sampler 2/5/15

“Roethke Chastises Us On Summer Solstice” and “Ted Kooser Introduces Me To Mrs. Margaret Lien.”

Tune in to KZUM 89.3FM on Thursday, February 5 between 6PM – 7 PM CST to hear poetry written and read by Kara Gall on the Platte River Sampler.

The Platte River Sampler with Phil Schupbach and Tom Ukinski
6-7 pm, Thursday, February 5th, 2015
89.3, KZUM FM & HD  (radio Podcast)
Lincoln, NE’s community radio

Hosted by Phil Schupbach and Tom Ukinski, the Platte River Sampler is a weekly exploration of original prose, poetry, drama, songwriting and more, all from Nebraska, often delivered by the authors themselves.  It’s great writing and performance from across Nebraska, every evening from 6PM – 7PM CST.  KZUM is Lincoln, Nebraska’s non-commercial, listener-sponsored community Radio Station.

You may hear it between 6 and 7 pm on KZUM at 3 locations:

  1. In Lancaster County, Nebraska at 89.3 FM
  2. World wide at www.kzum.org (you must click-on the LISTEN-LIVE rectangle at the left-center of the home page. If you use Internet Explorer, it times out after 30 minutes for some people.
  3. World wide at www.tunein.com by typing “KZUM” in the search box at the top-right of the home page. Then you must click on the black, KZUM logo at the left-center of the page.

And writers, don’t forget to submit your own work. Email platteriversampler@gmail.com.