I am thrilled and grateful to announce that my poem, “What I Would Like to Do With Donald Trump” has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize! It is gratifying to have my work so valued. Many, many thanks to Kolleen Carney Hoepfner, editor-in-chief of Drunk Monkeys.
The editors of Typehouse Literary Magazine have accepted my short story, “Long Haul” for publication in their January 2018 issue. Featuring a long haul trucker, malevolent tornadoes and a loyal ethereal canine companion, this story is very special to me and one that I am so happy found a home that values its gritty, poetic… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Typehouse Literary Magazine
A big thank you to Eric Jepson for publishing my extremely short and riddled with word-play poem, “Flyaway When Undercut”. This kitschy little piece has found a worthy home. Their website quatrain.fish is a pleasure to read, with poems spanning the tonal gamut, all united by the common quality of being four lines or under.… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Quatrain Fish
These past few months have been stressful, both on micro and macro levels. On the minor end, moving, a new job, selling a condo, ailing pets, a growing child and all that life has to offer has filled my days to the brim with good and growth. On the other end, my state is burning… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Drunk Monkeys
So. My day is going really, really well thus far. Why, you may ask? Well, because I just received an acceptance from Sixteen Rivers Press for my poem, “A Phoenix Flag” to be included within their political anthology, to be published around September of 2018. Sixteen Rivers is incredibly respected within the poetry community –… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Sixteen Rivers Press Anthology
This beautifully bound poetry review comes out biannually. It is sleek, it is stylish and the next one will contain my poem, “It Doesn’t Need A Band Aid”. Thank you very much to Jeffrey and Tobi Alfier for accepting it into your August issue. I am eagerly anticipating my contributor copy!
After only a few hours of anticipation, the incredibly speedy Eric Cline of Calamus Journal eased my anxiety and informed me that he is accepting my poem, “Casual Erosion” for publication in their eighth issue, out in July. It was just the pick me up I needed after a rather hard week – I just… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Calamus Journal