Hats Off! to Joan Leotta whose poem "Black Dolphin Dawn" appears in the Fall issue of Pink Panther Magazine. Also, her ekphrastic poem "Woman with a Dog" that she wrote for Poetry Marathon is forthcoming in an anthology from TheaqLLC. A haiku has been accepted by Helen: A Literary Magazine; her poem "Old News" appears on Social Justice Poetry; her poem "Carving Out the Moon" was included in the October issue of Ruby for Women magazine. Finally, one of her short stories has been longlisted for the Bath Fiction Award and is forthcoming in their anthology.