Thank you very much to editors Jeffrey and Tobi Alfier for accepting my poem, “Physical Labor” for reprint in their upcoming August edition of San Pedro River Review. I had such a good previous experience with them and am honored that they accepted a second contribution of mine.
Thank you so much to the team at Drunk Monkeys for continually advocating for my poem, “What I Would Like To Do With Donald Trump”. The fact that they have nominated me so passionately throughout the year is something I do not carry lightly, and I am incredibly grateful. Thank you, thank you.
Their quality of work is phenomenal, their aesthetic is minimalist and they serve the authors they publish by featuring their work for not just a day or so, but for two weeks. I am so happy to be counted among them.
There is a great website out in the wilds of the internet called Poets Reading the News, that gives a place for poets to reflect on these fraught times. Ella Newton, co-editor and founder of the site, accepted my poem, “How to Shoot a Sleeping Bear” for publication today. Thank you so much to her… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Poets Reading the News
Yesterday on the morning of Thanksgiving, I awoke to breakfast booking downstairs, the promise of pie and an acceptance in my inbox from Noble/Gas Quarterly for my two poems, “Angler” and “Anatomize”. T’was a good day indeed. Thank you to this truly unique journal for the inclusion!
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