Pure Slush: Greed 7 Deadly Sins Vol. 3 is now available. Thank you to founding editor Matt Potter and his team for including my poem “Father Vladimir’s Problems circa 1650.” Greed 7 Deadly Sins Vol. 3 is available in print http://bit.ly/Greedp, eBook http://bit.ly/GreedeP, and iBook http://bit.ly/GreediB. Free shipping is available for the print edition until … More Pure Slush: Greed 7 Deadly Sins vol 3
A couple months ago, India-based poet Jayant Kashyap invited me to write in collaboration. We live more than 8,000 miles apart and so collaborate through email. Since that initial poem, we have composed several more together, and I’m happy to share that The Blue Nib published four of our poems. Thank you to the editors! Currently, The … More The Blue Nib issue 34
The newly released Magnolia Review 4.2 is here. Enjoy the poems, stories, comics, art, and the reviews section. Thank you to Editor-in-Chief Suzanna Anderson for including her kind review of Permanent Change of Station. The Magnolia Review publishes two issues a year (July and January) and is open for submissions year-round.
Last Call: The Anthology of Beer, Wine & Spirits Poetry is the latest publication of World Enough Writers (the anthology imprint of Concrete Wolf Press), and I’m excited that my fun poem “Wine Fest” is included. The anthology is 320 intoxicating pages, perfect for reading while enjoying your favorite adult beverage, for showcasing on your … More Last Call: The Anthology of Beer, Wine & Spirits Poetry
Thank you to The Ocotillo Review editorial team for publishing my poem “Where Have You Gone Joe DiMaggio?” in the Summer Edition, 2018. The Ocotillo Review is a Texas-based literary journal that is part of Kallisto Gaia Press. Along with The Ocotillo Review, Kallisto Gaia Press publishes The Texas Poetry Calendar and offers various contests.
It was such a wonderful surprise to learn my poem “I’ve Been Loving You a Long Time” is shortlisted for The 6th Annual Bangor Poetry Competition (hosted by The Bangor Literary Journal). The other shortlisted and I will now turn our poems into art pieces to hang and sell at The Blackberry Path Art Studios in … More 6th Annual Bangor Poetry Competition
I’m grateful to The Honest Ulsterman‘s editorial team for including my poem “While Daddy’s at Training, Our Daughter Asks Questions” in the June 2018 issue. The HU is a Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland journal with a rich literary and social history dating back to 1968. You can read more about its history here.
Poetry is vital, especially in times of conflict. Thank you Andria Williams (author of The Longest Night) of the Military Spouse Book Review for providing a place to share, read and support. Night Sky with Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong, Unaccompanied by Javier Zamora, and Mizna, Volume 18.1, 2017: Surviving: https://militaryspousebookreview.com/2018/06/21/poetry-of-the-immigration-experience-two-collections-and-a-journal/
Thank you to Military Times for including my poetry collection Permanent Change of Station (Middle West Press, 2018) in the Military Times 2018 Summer Reading Guide. It’s an honor to be included among James Hatch, Kate Germano, Kelly Kennedy, Carmen Gentile, Lisa K. Shapiro, and the like.
I’m grateful to Interstice for publishing my poems “A Meditative Morning” and “My Daughter Wants to Be a Surfer” in their 2018 issue. Interstice is the literary journal of South Texas College. It is a print journal, but you can receive a free copy by contacting Managing Editor, Isaac Chavarria (email address on the website).