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Please join us at Eye to the Telescope for a noble journey into the world of the Round Table! Issue 27, Arthuriana, January 2018, celebrates the legends that have been such a rich source of inspiration for so many. Responding to everything from modern Arthurian expressions to Celtic legends and medieval romances, from Victorian and Pre-Raphaelite revivals to folk songs, these speculative poems are delightful, funny, profound, and deeply human. Come spend time with Sir Gawain and the Lady of Shalott—Morgan le Fey and King Arthur's court—enchantresses and knights of gold—the hawthorn tree holding Merlin captive, and the cats of Camelot!
With so many variations, all share my enthusiasm for these tales that continue to enchant and haunt us. May the road rise up to meet you on your quest!

F. J. Bergmann • John Caulkins • PS Cottier • Mary Cresswell • Deborah L. Davitt • Jane Dougherty • Vince Gotera • A.D. Harper • C.R. Harper • R. Mac Jones • Mary Soon Lee • Mari Ness • Amanda Partridge • Jessy Randall • Lorraine Schein • David F. Shultz • Marge Simon • Oliver Smith • David Lee Summers • Richaundra Thursday • Marie Vibbert • Andrew J. Wilson • Shannon Connor Winward

Guest Editor: Adele Gardner


Adele's first poetry book, Dreaming of Days in Astophel (under her byline Lyn C. A. Gardner), is available in the Alban Lake Store.



Please note that (c) copyright to all photographs on this page (except for lettering and publication covers) is owned by Adele Gardner; all were created by Adele Gardner and/or from her collection. Menu portraits created by Daniel Michael Hegarty Sr. (left) and Adele Gardner (right). All rights reserved.

Adele's mystery writing group, Mystery by the Sea, the Southeastern Virginia Chapter of Sisters in Crime helped produce the VIFM anthology series. Find the books, events, and more at Virginia Is for Mysteries.

Recent Editing

Fiction First Published in 2017

Award-Eligible Stories & Novelettes

  • "The Good Son," Deep Waters, Volume 2, Ed. Ashley K. Voris, Golden Fleece Press, 2017.

Fiction: Recent Reprints

Speculative Poetry First Published in 2017

Rhysling Award-Eligible Speculative Poetry

Poetry: Recent Literary Publications


Poetry: Recent Honors

Poetry: Recent Reprints

Watch & Listen: Recent Recordings

Nonfiction Recently Published

Photography & Art News

Photos are (c) copyright by Adele Gardner. To view & learn more about my work, visit Photography & Art.

Come out and see my latest showing! Melo-Moo will be on display in the Hampton Arts League Open Members Exhibition 2018, The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA (Juror: Solomon Isekeije, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, Norfolk State University, Norfolk, VA), January 27-March 11, 2018.

Three of my large-format, black-and-white photographs--Tea with My Tree, Meet the Sun Halfway, and Roman Legionary--were chosen for and displayed in the 1st Annual Open Juried Show, Gloucester Arts on Main, Gloucester, VA (Juror: Diana B. Gross, Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA), June 2-July 1, 2017.

My digital color photo Auteur's Eye appeared in the Hampton Arts League Open Members Exhibition 2017, The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA (Juror: Trish Pfeifer), January 28-March 12, 2017.

Tea with My Tree (c) by Adele Gardner

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For Hampton Public Library in 2018, Adele Gardner will once again host the Book2Film Classic Club throughout the year and National Novel Writing Month events throughout November.

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