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Beate Sigriddaughter:  Publications

(Some early publications were under my prior names Beate Goldman and Beate Murray, and are so marked in parentheses)

 

Books: 

A Well-Behaved Skeptic, poems (limited edition publication by The Celadon Press, 1978) (Goldman)

Old Friends, poems by three authors (limited edition publication by The Celadon Press, 1979) (Goldman)

Letters to a Stranger, poems (Washington Writers’ Publishing House, 1981) (Goldman)

The New Parcival, a novel (Lulu Press, 2007)

The Unicorn And..., stories (Lulu Press, 2008)

Snow White: A Mirror In Several Voices (Lulu Press, 2009)

Kuan Yin: Flowers For Change (Lulu Press, 2010)

Sleeping Beauty, a novel (Lulu press, 2013)

Audrey: A Book of Love, a novel (ELJ Publications, 2015)

 

Poetry:

“Portrait Of A Mother” in Concerning Poetry (Spring 1978) (Goldman)

“The Witch’s House” and “Interpretations” in The Poet Upstairs: A Washington Anthology (Washington Writers’ Publishing House, 1979) (Goldman)

“Women Looking At A Painting” in The Dekalb Literary Arts Journal (Spring/Summer 1980) (Goldman)

“Vincent Van Gogh”, “Nineteenth Century Heart”, “What Can I Say?” and “The Empty Pedestal” in Three Sisters (1981) (Goldman)

“Women In The Windows In The Hague” in Concerning Poetry (1981) (Goldman)

“The Dance Begins” in Salome: A Literary Dance Magazine (1983); also in Like Birds Lit (May 21, 2010)

“Eurydice” in Whose Woods These Are: An Anthology (The Word Works, Inc., 1983)

“Poem Containing ‘So, And, Such’” in Anima (Spring 1983) (Goldman)

“A Fable of Leaves” in A Letter Among Friends (Summer/Fall 1983)

“For The Woman Who Finds...” and “The Tight-Rope Walker’s Demonstration” in Focus (August 1983) (Goldman)

“The Music Of The Heart” in The Cathartic (Fall 1983) (Goldman)

“September 11, 2001” in Echoes from the Heart: an anthology of Poetry for Peace (In Love United 9.11 Peace Poetry Project, 2003) (Murray)

"November 30, 2003" in Raving Dove (Spring 2006)

"Zazen" in Sagewoman (No. 69, Spring 2006)

"Reading Mary Oliver" in Other Voices (Issue 19, Fall 2007)

"Sappho," "Escape Literature," "Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2," and "Feminist Strategy" in Borderlands Texas Poetry Review (No. 29, Fall/Winter 2007)

"That Day" in Le Nouveau Monde Vert (Summer 2008); mentioned with a link in Glow Worm's March 29, 2012 blog, "March On, Women"

"Gratia Plena" in Hawai'i Pacific Review (2008)

"Valhalla" in Improv 2008: Anthology of Colorado Poets: Peace War Love (Green Fuse Poetic Arts Association, November 2008)

"Blessing The Blossoms" and "Caged Light" in Poetry Saves! (Green Fuse Poetic Arts Association, Spring/Summer 2009)

"The Alchemist" in Mused: BellaOnline Literary Review (Winter Solstice 2009)

"Cathedral Garden," "The Naked Rose," and "Divorce" in Caper Literary Journal (Issue 5, July 6, 2010)

"A Fable of Leaves" and "Harvest Moon" in Mused: Bella Online Literary Review (Volume 4, Issue 3, Fall 2010)

"Professor" in Blue Unicorn (June 2011)

"Identity" in Mused: Bella Online Literary Review (Volume 5, Issue 3, Fall 2011)

"Escape Literature" republished in Kaffe in Katmandu (December 2011)

"Vigil" in Letras Caseras (May 15, 2012)

"Japanese Paper Flowers" and "The Involuntary Optimist" in Mused - BellaOnline Literary Review (Volume 6, Issue 3, 2012)

"When Lightning Strikes Men" in New Verse News (October 15, 2012)

"Pieta" in Poets Against War, Canada (November 16, 2012)

"Pine Siskin" in The Linnet's Wings (Winter 2012)

"The Storyteller" in THRUSH Poetry Journal (January 2013)

"Burning" in Wilderness House Literary Review (Volume 7, No. 4; winter 2012)

"Sleeping Beauty" in Eternal Haunted Summer (Spring Equinox 2013)

"A Woman to God" and "Vivaldi's Winter Missing You" in Rose Red Review (Spring 2013)

"Neruda's Mermaid" in Rose & Thorn Journal (Spring 2013) 

"Midsummer Night's Wake," "Connecticut Avenue," and "Water on Mars" in Olentangy Review (June 1, 2013 online and June 21, 2013 in its digital edition)

"The Game" in Mused - BellaOnline Literary (Summer 2013)

"Child" in Requited (Issue 9, July 2013).

"Vincent van Gogh" in Glow Worm in its Tuesday Poem series (July 31, 2013)

"Vincent van Gogh" in Olentangy Review (August 2013)

"Someone Is Always Leaving" in Stone Highway Review (Issue 3.1, September 2013)

"After Long Absence" and "The Wanderers" in The Write Place at the Write Time (Autumn/Winter 2013)

"A Fable of Leaves" in Taj Mahal Review (December 2013)

"Meteorite: Phases of Arrival" in Stone Highway Review (July 2014)

"Angel Loop September" in Desert Exposure (September 2014)

"Grand Canyon" and "Woman at the Crossroad" in Mused - BellaOnline Literary Review (Fall 2014)

"Archer" in Cultural Weekly (September 24, 2014) as winner of the 2014 Jack Grapes Poetry Prize, nominated for a Pushcart Prize; also in Olentangy Review (Winter 2014)

"Occasional Fox" and "Urban Spring" in Lunar Poetry (November 2014)

"Red Fox" in Spry Literary Journal (Issue 05, December 2014)

"Beauty" in Mad Swirl (February 5, 2015)

"Amo Ergo Sum" and "Aspects of Silence" in Grasslimb Journal (Vol. 13, No. 1, January/February 2015)

"Purpose" in Mad Swirl (July 15, 2015)

"Century Plant" in The Independent of Silver City's Daily Press (July 23-29, 2015)

"Anxiety" and "Like a Prince" in Cyclamens and Swords (August 2015)

"Normal" in Mused Bella Online Literary Review (September 23, 2015)

"Xanthippe" in Spillway 23 (Summer 2015)

"Enough" in Mad Swirl (October 8, 2015)

"Yearning to Praise" as a runner up winner of the 2015 Desert Exposure writing contest (November 2015)

"Silver Leaf Monkey" in The Linnet's Wings Christmas Canzonet edition (December 2015)

"The Dragon's Tale" in The Write Place at the Write Time Winter - Spring 2016 fairy tale themed edition (February 7, 2016)

"Fountain" in The Linnet's Wings Ghosts edition (Spring 2016)

"After the Forest" in Crannóg magazine Issue 41 (Spring 2016)

"Patriarchy," "Back in the Woods," and "The Timing" in Mused Bella Online Literary Review (Spring 2016)

"By the Bones of the Fox" in The Lake (April 2016)

"Everywhere at Once" and "Glass Fairy" in River Poet Journal National Poetry Month Pocket Poems (April 2016)

"The Path of Beauty," "Darkness," and "Kiss" in Dead Snakes (April 9, 2016)

"Attention" and "Excuses" in Tuck Magazine (April 28, 2016)

"Sleeping Beauty" in the anthology Les Cabinets des Polytheistes (2016)

"If" in The Open Mouse (May 3, 2016)

"That Day"  re-published in River Poet Journal's 2016 Special Edition A Collection of Signature Poems (2016)

"Aubade" and "The Knight and the Lady of the Well" in The Write Place at the Write Time (May 22, 2016)

"Galileo" in The Linnet's Wings (Summer 2016)

"Xanthippe" in Autumn Sky Poetry Daily  (May 30, 2016)

"Of Beggars and Foxes" in Mad Swirl (May 31, 2016)

"The Angel of Peace" in Dissident Voice (June 12, 2016)

"A Better Silence" and "Lord of Lizards" in Clear Poetry (June 16, 2016)

"Desire," "Fairy Tale," and "Into the Mist" in Silver City Quarterly Review (Summer 2016)

"Bricks" in Blue Lyra Review (Summer 2016)

"The Burn of Youth," "Wealth," "A Brief History of Suffering," and "Blind Sun" in Burning House Press (August 2016)

"Mountain Path September" in Autumn Sky Poetry Daily (September 7, 2016)

"At Sunrise," "Crystals," and "Wonder" in Olentangy Review (Fall 2016)

"Ceremony" in Dissident Voice (November 6, 2016)

"The Book of Love" in Harbinger Asylum (Fall 2016)

"My Life," "Not Belonging," and "Carrots and Roses" in Ygdrasil (November 2016 edition)

"Freedom" and "Jealousy" in Mused Bella Online Literary Review (Winter 2016)

"This Poem Will Change Your Life" in Mad Swirl (December 27, 2016)

"Goodbye" and "Joy" in Silver City Quarterly Review (Winter 2016)

"The Most Beautiful Music" and "Rules for the Road" in The Write Place at the Write Time (Winter Spring 2017)

"Dancing in Santa Fe" in Cultural Weekly (February 22, 2017)

"Illusions" and "Riddle" in Olentangy Review (Spring 2017)

"Lines for a Princess" in Dissident (April 2, 2017)

"Hell," "The River," and "Lullaby" in River Poets Journal (April 2017 Pocket Poems

"The White Baby" in The MOON magazine (April 2017) 

"Silence" and "Maybe Today" in Tuck Magazine (April 2017)

 

 

Short Fiction:

“A Writer’s Fantasy” in Focus (September/October 1982)

“The Psychiatrist And The Rose” in Amazon: Milwaukee’s Feminist Press (Feb/Mar 1983)

“Who Will Wed This Woman?” in Amazon: Milwaukee’s Feminist Press (Oct/Nov 1983)

“The Sister” in Real Fiction (1983) (Goldman)

Tour Guide San Francisco 1981” in Moondance (Spring 2003) (Murray)

The Unicorn Encounters a Perfect Fox” in Moondance (Spring 2004); nominated for a Pushcart Prize

“Falling Woman” in Moon Journal (Spring/Summer 2004) (Murray)

Movie Buff” and “A Place for the Unborn” in Pedestal (October 2004 Political Anthology)

Romance” in Moondance (Winter 2004); nominated for a Pushcart Prize

“Quest for the Goddess of Peace” in Writers Against War (Spring/Summer 2005) (www.ravingdove.org) (no longer online as of 8/2008)

"Children of God," "The Lion," and "Best" in Café Irreal (August 1, 2005)

"Fourteen Days in November" in Moondance (Fall 2005, and republished Winter 2005/2006)

“The Coldest Day” in Elixir, Volume 5, Number 1 (2005)

"How the Unicorn was Born" in Moon Journal (Fall/Winter 2005)

"Good Friday, Mary Magdalen" in Moondance (Spring 2006)

"Sarah" was online at Hot Metal Press (Winter 2006-2007) (no longer online as of 8/2008); it was also republished in 5923 Quarterly (Issue 1, September 2010).

"Isis" in Salome (December 11, 2006)

"The Stain" in Her Circle Ezine (Winter 2006-2007); nominated for a Pushcart Prize

"The Women Who Have Only Themselves To Blame," "The Hunter's Peace," and "The Caterpillar" in Moon Journal (Volume XII-Issue 2, 2007)

"The Lucky Children" in Salome (June 4, 2007)

"The Wise Woman" in Salome (February 28, 2008)

"Pleasures of Scotland and of Paradise" in Della Donna (May 1, 2008)

"A Visit With The Goddess" in Thirteenth Moon (Volume XX, Number 1, 2008)

"I Saw A Woman Dance" in Trivia: Voices of Feminism (Issue 7/8 September 2008)

"Colors" in Ghoti (Issue 16, October 2008)

"Chance Encounters With Freedom" in Bottom Of The World (Issue #2, November 2008)

"A Bill Of Goods" in Salome Magazine (March 23, 2009)

"Defaced" in Nimble (April 2009)

"The Creation Of Death" in Thirty First Bird Review (2009)

"The Demonstration" in Writers' Bloc (Issue Four, October 2009)

"The Seven Ravens: Notes on the Fairytale" in Salome Magazine (January 4, 2010)

"In Her Dreams" in Blue Print Review (Issue #23, January 2010)

"The Hunter" (excerpt of the novella Snow White) in Voices (June 10, 2010)

"Daniela" and "The Good Guys" in 52/250 (June 14, 2010 and June 21, 2010); "The Good Guys" was subsequently republished in Thirteen, 52/250's quarterly review (September 2010) in its THE BEST OF Week 6 - Balance of Terror section.

"Eclipse" in Eighty Percent (June 2010)

"Q'An Speaks" (excerpt of the novella Snow White) in Voices (July 24, 2010)

"Strange Justice" in Rose & Thorn Journal (Summer 2010)

"A Scattering Of Rivals," "Unseen," and "Pre-Dinner Conversation" in 52/250 (October 2010: Week 20, Week 21, and Week 22, respectively); "A Scattering Of Rivals" and "Pre-Dinner Conversation" were subsequently republished in Twenty-Six "The Best Of..." anthology on December 26, 2010 for Week 20 and Week 22.

"A Scattering of Rivals" in River Poets Journal (Autumn/Winter 2012)

"Winter" in Eternal Haunted Summer (Winter solstice 2010)

"The Devil's Advocate," "Feminists and Salamanders," and "Freud Scholarship" in Cirque (Winter solstice 2010)

"Aspects Of Silence" in 52/250 (December 2010: Week 32)

"Rats" in 52/250 (January 2011: Week 36) and subsequently republished in Thirty-Nine "The Best Of..." anthology in May 2011.

"Wedlock" in 5923 Quarterly (March 2011)

"My Own Story" in Blue Fifth Review Glass Woman Special (March 2011)

"Reflections on The Little Mermaid: A Few Moments with the Queen" in The Write Place at the Write Time (March 22, 2011); a link was republished in the Winter - Spring 2016 fairy tale themed edition (February 7, 2016)

"A Fairytale of Love" in 52/250 (April 2011: Week 48)

"The Wedding: Snow White" in Salome Magazine (July 25, 2011)

"The Mistakes" in Cirque (Volume 3, No. 1, December 2011) (if you access the PDF version, the story starts on p. 17)

"Marygirl" in The Write Place At The Write Time (December 2011) (fourth story in the fiction lineup)

"Adam and Evil" in Metazen (February 3, 2012)

"A Moment At The Window" in Rose & Thorn Journal (Winter 2012); a back story blog for the story was posted on May 23, 2012

"Imagine" in Eternal Haunted Summer (Spring Equinox 2012)

"A Small Candle" in Salome Magazine (May 7, 2012)

"The Most Beautiful Voice" in Whistling Shade (Spring-Summer 2012)

"Ten Minutes in the Life of Franziska Kafka" in Fictionaut (2010 and 2012); reviewed by Marcus Speh in Fictionaut Faves

"The Gift" in The Write Place at the Write Time (September 22, 2012)

"Plaisir d'Amour" in Loch Raven Review (Vol. VIII, No. 3, Fall 2012)

"Thirteen Attempts at Saving My Soul" in A Baker's Dozen: Thirteen Extraordinary Things: Issue 4 (Winter 2012)

"Conspiracy Theory" in Poydras Review (December 27, 2012)

"Who Will Wed This Woman" in The Lorelei Signal (Jan - Mar '13 Issue)

"The Look" in Blue Fifth Review: Blue Five Notebook (February 2013 / 13.3)

"Beauty and the Beast: At the Law Firm" in Pure Slush for its office theme (February 20, 2013)

"Dress Size" in Pure Slush for its fashion theme (March 20, 2013)

"Salome Comments" in Blue Fifth Review: Flash Special (March 2013 / 13.6)

"Pollution" in Smoking Poet (Issue #24; Spring 2013)

"My Mother Loved to Dance" in River Poets Journal Special Editions 2013: Tales from the Matriarchal Zone

"Good Friday--Mary Magdalen" in The Linnet's Wings (Summer 2013)

"Cabeceo" in Pure Slush's print anthology Barcode (August 2013)

"Annette and Florian" in Eclectica Magazine (October/November 2013)

"Heron Dream" in Taj Mahal Review (December 2013)

"Old Man, Park, Bus, Winter, Spring," "The Anniversary," and "The Photograph" in Scissors & Spackle (Issue 12, 2014)

"Fury Minuet" in Epiphany (February 2014)

"Blue Satin Princess" in Poydras Review (March 4, 2014)

"Thirteen Attempts at Saving My Soul" republished in River Poets Journal in its "The Last Time I Ran Away" anthology (May 2014)

"The Girl Who Moved to Atlanta" in origami journal (Summer 2014)

"Forgiving the Prince" in River Poets Journal (Spring/Summer 2015)

"Her Fairytale" in Thrice Fiction (August 2015)

"The Hunter and the Unicorn" in Silver City Quarterly Review (Winter 2016)

"The Doll Elizabeth" in Caravel Literary Arts Journal (Volume One, January 2016)

"Scenes in a Relationship" in Five 2 One Magazine on its Sideshow page (February 3, 2016)

"Blind Tiresias" in Gargoyle Magazine Issue 64 (Winter 2016)

"I Know" in The Miscreant (April 2016)

"Power" in Scarlet Leaf Review (June 15, 2016)

"Woodcut" in Mused Bella Online Literary Review (Summer 2016)

"A Day in Love in San Francisco" in Scarlet Leaf Review (July 15, 2016)

"On The Side Of The Mountain" in Peacock Journal (August 2016)

"Meadow Girl" in Pure Slush (Summer: Pure Slush Vol. 12; August 2016)

"Eclipse" in Piker Press (August 2016)

"Sarah" in Piker Press (December 19, 2016)

"The Footnote" in Constellations: A Journal of Poetry and Fiction (Volume 6, Fall 2016)

"Cinderella" and "Whore" in The Miscreant (February 2017)

"One Year" in Scarlet Leaf Review (February 2017)

 

 

 

Essays, Articles:

“Lysistrata Rising” in Iowa Woman (Summer 1983)

“Profiles in Excellence” in Dancesport News (February and May 2001) (Murray)

Sunrise At Red Rocks” in The Motorist (August 2001) (Murray)

“Harvesting Kindness”, “Holiday Magic”, “Sound and Silence”, “Poor Excuses”, “Treasure the New Year”, “Prime 8 Inn”, and “Joy” in Ranchmart (October 2002-February 2003) (Murray)

"Dona Nobis Pacem" in Her Circle Ezine (Spring 2006) 

"Lysistrata Rising" in Le Nouveau Monde Vert (Summer 2008), this is an updated version of the essay published in 1983 in Iowa Woman

"Endangered Sunrise" in Melusine (August 2009)

"My Mother's Story" in My Mother's Story (2011)

"Back Story: A Moment at the Window" in Rose & Thorn Journal (May 23, 2012)

"Writing As Dance: Trusting the Mystery" as part of Michelle Elvy's monthly column "Writers on Writing" in Awkword Papercut (October 1, 2013).

"Fairy Tale Love" in Desert Exposure (February 2014)

"In Celebration of Black History Month: The story of one black woman's life (so far)" profiling Gwendolyn Joyce Mintz in Desert Exposure (February 2016)

 

 

Reviews:

Review of Eileen Colucci's novel The Strings of the Lute (Moondance, March 2009)

Review of Marguerite Guzmán Bouvard's collection of poems, The Unpredictability of Light (Moondance, March 2009)

Review of JJ Amaworo Wilson's novel Damnificados (Desert Exposure, October 2015, p. 29)

 

 

Interviews:

January 13, 2009, Interviewer: Kim Sisto Robinson on Skirt.com in connection with a review of The Unicorn And...

July 28, 2011, Interviewer: Rumjhum Biswas on Flash Fiction Chronicles regarding the Glass Woman Prize

August 8, 2011: Fictionaut: Monday Chat with Beate Sigriddaughter. Interviewer: Susan Tepper

 

Awards:

"A Fable of Leaves" won 1983 Poetry Prize in A Letter Among Friends

"A Writer's Fantasy" won 1983 Fiction Prize in Focus

"The Hunter and the Unicorn" won 6th place award in 2003 New Century Writers Short Fiction Contest

"Angel Loop September" won a 2014 Writing Contest award in Desert Exposure

"Archer" won the 2014 Jack Grapes Poetry Prize in Cultural Weekly

"Yearning to Praise" won a 2015 Writing Contest award in Desert Exposure