Cate Lycurgus’s poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Best American Poetry, American Poetry Review, Ploughshares, Kenyon Review, and elsewhere. She has also received scholarships from Bread Loaf and Sewanee Writers’ Conferences and 2nd place in Narrative’s Annual Poetry Contest for 2022. Cate lives in San Jose, California, where she interviews for 32 Poems and teaches professional writing.

Cate Lycurgus

New Prose Spring 2024

For several years I’ve been working on a novel of auto-fiction, “You Are Yours No Longer” and, while the book isn’t here yet, the first chapter just came out in ZYZZYVA, No. 127 Spring Issue. I’m so grateful for Oscar and Co. believing in my work. Click the button below to purchase ZYZZYVA, No. 127:


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Each are 15 minutes in length.

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