Meet our Writers: Sam Love

Today’s featured PBR5 writer is Sam Love!

Sam Love is a New Bern, NC writer. He has published numerous nonfiction articles in magazines including Smithsonian and Washingtonian. He has two published novels, Snap Factor and Electric Honey. Most recently, he has published a poetry book called Cogitation with Unsolicited Press.

His poetry has been published in numerous places, including Slippery Elm, Voices on the Wind, The Lyricist and Flying South. He has had six environmental poems published in Eno by Duke University. His work has also been featured on Poetry in Plain Sight posters throughout North Carolina.

In addition to the above, Sam is also the author of an award-winning, illustrated children’s book called My Little Plastic Bag. The story was written to show children what happens to a plastic bag when it is thrown out of a car window. There is also a Spanish edition of the book entitled Mi Bolsita Plastica.

Sam’s poem, ‘Sitting Still’ will be published in Issue 5 of The Purple Breakfast Review when it is released next week.

You can also check out Sam’s website or read more about My Little Plastic bag here.