Well, the APJ turned down O'Mally's poem. Here's the letter they sent......
Dear Ms. O'Mally:
We would like to thank you for your recent submission to American Poetry Journal. Unfortunately, we are unable to add your poem to our site for one or more of the following reasons.
1. Your submission was deemed as possibly offensive to one or more groups.
2. Your submission was slanderous in nature to a person or group.
We wish you the best in your future writing endeavors.
American Poetry Journal
What the hail???? I guess they was afraid me an' the cootie would sue 'em!!! (Prolly got some damn lawyer in on the act.)
Anyhoo, I feel kinda bad fer the old gal so I want y'all tuh know that she does have SOME worth (as evidenced by this vidyuh Aunt Laura took).
Heck, I can hear better already!!!
3 years ago