Little Star Weekly

Little Star Weekly is our mini digital literary magazine, coming straight to your mobile device or laptop every Friday.

Read it as an app, for iPhone or iPad, or, starting November 7, 2014, read it online on any internet-enabled device!


Little Star Weekly features A poem, a piece of prose, and a literary serial, a piece of art, music sometimes, plus or minus.

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Here’s an index of all our Little Star Weekly authors, in case you’d like to sample from our archive.

May 15, 2015
Joseph Brodsky
Mary Jo Salter
Hassan Blasim (Part Two)

May 8, 2015
Allen Ginsberg
Rosemary Tonks
Hassan Blasim (Part One)

May 1, 2015
Michael Klein
Jean Valentine
Jean McGarry (Part Three)

April 24, 2015
Rebecca Lilly
A. M. Clark
Jean McGarry (Part Two)

April 17, 2015
James Wood
Rosanna Warren
Jean McGarry (Part One)

April 10, 2015
Cynan Jones
Gary Snyder
Georgi Gospodinov (Part Three)

April 3, 2015
Pavel Lembersky
Susanna Lang
Georgi Gospodinov (Part Two)

March 27, 2015
F. T. Marinetti and Fillia
Steven Cramer
Georgi Gospodinov (Part One)

March 20, 2015
Revan Schendler
Wislawa Szymborska, translated by Clare Cavanagh and Stanislaw Baranczak
Per Petterson (Part Three)

March 13, 2015
A. L. Snijders, translated by Lydia Davis
Ryszard Krynicki, translated by Clare Cavanagh
Per Petterson (Part Two)

March 6, 2015
Mahabharata, translated by Carole Satyamurti and David Slavitt
Elizabeth T. Gray, Jr.
Per Petterson (Part One)

February 27, 2015
Marin Buschel
Frank Stanford
César Aira (Part Two)

February 20, 2015
Sam Savage
Geoffrey O’Brien
César Aira (Part One)

February 13, 2015
Eliot Weinberger
Kirmen Uribe
Sergey Gandlevsky (Part Three)

February 6, 2015
Kyra Simone
Menno Wigman
Sergey Gandlevsky (Part Two)

January 30, 2015
Peter Cherches
Dennis Saleh
Sergei Gandlevsky (Part One)

January 23, 2015
John Keats
Cynthia Zarin
Sigrid Nunez (Part Three)

January 16, 2015
John Dermot Woods
Derek Walcott
Sigrid Nunez (Part Two)

January 9, 2015
Bruce Lawder
Alice Fulton
Sigrid Nunez (Part One)

January 2, 2015
Eliot Weinberger
Barry Spacks
Mary Butts (Part Three)

December 26, 2014
Henri Lefebvre
Joshua Mehigan
Mary Butts (Part Two)

December 19, 2014
John Moran
Terese Svoboda
Mary Butts (Part One)

December 12, 2014
Paul Muldoon
Georgi Gospodinov
Regina Ullman (Part Two)

December 5, 2014
Lev Rubenstein
James Stotts
Regina Ullman (Part One)

November 28, 2014
April Bernard (Part Two)
Geoffrey O’Brien
Juan José Saer

November 21, 2014
April Bernard (Part Two)
Les Murray
Travis Kurowski

November 14, 2014
April Bernard (Part One)
James Lasdun
Rav Grewal-Kök

November 7, 2014
Jamaica Kincaid
Darcie Dennigan
Kathryn Davis

Almanac 2014
a free bonus to our readers!
Joy Williams
Sam Savage
Margaret Weatherford
Marilyn Hacker
Ahmad Faris al-Shidyaq”
Padget Powell
Mark Halliday

October 31, 2014
Denis Johnson (Part Three)
Mikhail Yeryomin
Diane Schoemperlen

October 24, 2014
Denis Johnson (Part Two)
Henri Michaux
Glyn Maxwell

October 17, 2014
Denis Johnson (Part One)
Benjamin Fundoianu
John Balaban
More Wolfgang Koeppen

October 10, 2014
Sam Savage
Wolfgang Koeppen
Walter Shapiro

October 3, 2014
Brothers Grimm, translated by Jack Zipes
Carl Phillips
Mark Strand (Part Two)

September 26, 2014
Ange Mlinko
Mark Strand (Part One)
Carlos Drummond de Andrade

September 19, 2014
Tadeusz Rozewicz
Ryszard Krynicki
Magdalena Tulli (Part Three)

September 12, 2014
Tomasz Rozycki
Naomi Mitchison
Magdalena Tulli (Part Two)

September 5, 2014
Sam Savage
Tung-Hui Hu
Magdalena Tulli (Part One)

August 29, 2014
Georges Perec
Melissa Monro
Tim Parks (Part Three)

August 15 & 22, 2014
Judith Berke
Rav Grewal-Kök
James Arthur
Eliot Weinberger
Tim Parks (Part Two)

August 8, 2014
Travis Kurowski
Nicholas Christopher
Tim Parks (Part One)

August 1, 2014
Jeannie Vanasco
Mark Halliday
Randi Ewing (Part Three)

July 25, 2014
Bruce Lawder
Nina Bogin
Randi Ewing (Part Two)

July 18, 2014
Ingrid Winterbach
Alice Fulton
Randi Ewing (Part One)

July 11, 2014
Daniil Kharms, translated by A. Anenome and P. Scotto
Daniel Sofaer
OBERIU conversations (Part Two), translated by E. Ostashevsky

July 4, 2014
Max Egremont
Charles Sorley
OBERIU conversations (Part Two), translated by E. Ostashevsky

June 27, 2014
James Kelman
Kenneth Bernard
OBERIU conversations (Part One), translated by E. Ostashevsky

June 20, 2014
Daniil Kharms
Eugene Ostashevsky
Ahmad Faris al-Shidyaq (Part Three)

June 13, 2014
Yakov Druskin, Oberiu Special
Ahmad Faris al-Shidyaq (Part Two)
Welcome John Zinsser

June 6, 2014
Wendell Berry
Joshua Mehigan
Ahmad Faris al-Shidyaq

May 30, 2014
Juan José Saer
Jordan Zandi
Mina Loy (Part Three)

May 23, 2014
Pushcart Prize! Marilyn Hacker
Mikhail Bulgakov
Mina Loy (Part Two)

May 15, 2014
Sonallah Ibrahim
Lev Loseff
Mina Loy (Part One)

May 9, 2014
Mark Strand
Abby Rosebrock
April Bernard (Part Three)

May 2, 2012
Michael Klein
Nicholas Christopher
April Bernard (Part Two)

April 25, 2014
April Bernard (Part One)
Richard Crashaw
Kyra Simone

April 18, 2014
Gro Dahle
Rachel Stern (Part Three)

April 11, 2014
Edward Hirsch
Chris Preddle
Rachel Stern (Part Two)

April 4, 2014
Derek Walcott
Rachel Stern (Part One)

March 28, 2014
Jo Pitkin
Felisberto Hernández

March 21, 2014
Marcelle Sauvageot
Sohrab Sepehri
Rosanna Warren’s Max Jacob (Part Three)

March 14, 2014
Beatrice Wood
Sarah Green
Rosanna Warren’s Max Jacob  (Part Two)

March 7, 2014
Sam Savage
Max Jacob
Rosanna Warren’s Max Jacob (Part One)

February 28, 2014
René Char
Misty Woodford
Sergei Dovlatov (Part Three)

February 21, 2014
Barry Yourgrau
Steve Kronen
Sergei Dovlatov (Part Two)

February 14, 2014
Sergei Dovlatov (Part One)
Abby Rosebrock
Cassie Shima

February 7, 2014
Paul Griffiths & the Cahiers series
Zuzanna Ginczanka
W. G. Sebald (Part Two)

January 31, 2014
Naomi Shihab Nye
Wang Xiaoni
W. G. Sebald (Part One)

January 24, 2014
Derek Walcott
Glyn Maxwell
Jesse Ball (Part Three)

January 17, 2014
Joy Williams
Kenneth Bernard
Jesse Ball (Part Two)

January 10, 2014
Jesse Ball (Part One)
Elizabeth T. Gray, Jr.
Erich Auerbach

January 3, 2014
Patricia Storace
Marilyn Hacker
Andrei Bitov (Part Three)

December 27, 2013
Dave Lucas
Andrei Bitov (Part Two)
Tim Parks

December 20, 2013
Janet Malcolm
Abby Rosebrock
Andrei Bitov (Part One)
Seamus Heaney
Joseph Brodsky

December 13, 2013
Padgett Powell
Jean Valentine
Caleb Crain (Part Three)

December 6, 2013
Mark Strand
W. G. Sebald
Susan Wheeler
Caleb Crain (Part Two)

November 29, 2013
Tomasz Rozycki
Caleb Crain (Part One)
Barry Spacks

November 22, 2013
Gary Snyder
Elena Sigman
Young Rader (Part Three)

November 15, 2013
Lydia Davis
Maria Stepanova, translated by Sasha Dugdale
Young Rader (Part Two)

November 8, 2013
Michael Klein
Dean Young
Young Rader (Part One)

November 1, 2013
Sam Savage
Viktor Kulle, translated by James Stotts
Glen Pourciau (Part Two)

October 25, 2013
Ivan Klima
Don Russ
Glen Pourciau (Part One)

October 18, 2013
Michael Hofmann
Gottfried Benn
Pavel Lembersky

October 11, 2013
Stig Dagerman
Elmer Diktonius
Goli Taraghi (Part Three)

October 4, 2013
Friedrich Dürrenmatt
Ahmad Shamlou
Goli Taraghi (Part Two)

September 27, 2013
Kyra Simone
Tadeusz Dabrowski
Goli Taraghi (Part One)

September 20, 2013
Eduardo Lago
Kirmen Uribe
Tim Parks (Part Three)

September 13, 2013
Rilke via Joe Cadora, Edward Snow, Joseph Brodsky
Tim Parks (Part Two)

September 6, 2013
Mary Jo Salter
Tim Parks (Part One)

August 30, 2013
Joy Williams
Seamus Heaney
Kathryn Davis (Part Three)

August 23, 2013
Kate Bernheimer
James Longenbach
Kathryn Davis (Part Two)

August 16, 2013
Michael Kimball
Henri Cole
Kathryn Davis (Part One)

August 9, 2013
Merethe Lindstrøm
Cynthia Zarin and BalletCollective
Ann Beattie (Part Three)

August 2, 2013
Robert Antoni
Eamonn Grennan
Ann Beattie (Part Two)
Purgatory Pie

July 26, 2013
Mark Strand
Glyn Maxwell’s Cyrano de Bergerac
Ann Beattie (Part One)

July 19, 2013
Charles Gaines
Eliot Weinberger
Carol Muske-Dukes
Jean McGarry (Part Three)

July 12, 2013
Giles Harvey
Louis MacNeice
Jean McGarry (Part Two)

July 5, 2013
Joy Williams
Wislawa Szymborska
Jean McGarry (Part One)

June 28, 2013
John Moran
Arthur Rimbaud
Ciaran Carson

June 21, 2013
Jonathan Littell
Melissa Green
Jorge Luis Borges (Part Three)

June 14, 2013
Giedra Radvilavičiūtė
Nina Bogin
Jorge Luis Borges (Part Two)

June 7, 2013
Stig Dagerman
James Stotts
Jorge Luis Borges (Part One)

May 31, 2013
Álvaro Enrigue, translated by Brendan Riley
George Kalogeris
Tim Parks (Part Three)

May 24, 2013
John Banville
Maria Alekhina, translated by Alexandra Berlina
Tim Parks (Part Two)

May 17, 2013
Lewis Horton
Ron de Maris
Tim Parks (Part One)

May 10, 2013
Andrea Bowers and Art & Labor
Wolfgang Koeppen, translated by Michael Hofmann
CJ Evans
Anakana Schofield

May 3, 2013
Barry Yourgrau
Anthony Madrid
John Guare

April 26, 2013
James Kelman
Geoffrey O’Brien
Abby Rosebrock (Part 3)

April 19, 2013
Peter Cherches
Les Murray
Abby Rosebrock (Part 2)

April 12, 2013
Sam Savage
Steve Kronen’s Catullus & Lorca
Abby Rosebrock (Part 1)

April 5, 2013
Robert Walser
Mark Halliday
Jeet Thayil (Part 3)

March 29, 2013
Margaret Weatherford
Philip Levine
Jeet Thayil (Part 2)

March 22, 2013
Prudence Crowther
Robert Wrigley
Jeet Thayil (Part 1)

March 15, 2013
Lydia Davis
Eliot Weinberger
Nikolai Leskov, translated by Pevear and Volokhonsky

AWP special: March 8, 2013
Collage by Mark Strand
Rosanna Warren on Max Jacob, Evan Rehill, Alice Fulton, James Stotts, Melissa Green, Glyn Maxwell
Cynthia Zarin (Part 3)

March 1, 2013
Gerbrand Bakker
Paul Muldoon (songs)
Cynthia Zarin (Part 2)

February 22, 2013
James Kelman
Seamus Heaney
Cynthia Zarin (Part 1)




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Painting: California (2012), by Mary Weatherford