Category Archives: #Poetry

Back to the Wonderful Grind

Most of the boxes are unpacked. Everything that was broken has been fixed or replaced. I remember my new address without looking it up. Time to get back to work. On the forefront of important business is Space and Time … Continue reading

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Ladies of Horror for January

Check out all the great names in this month’s Ladies of Horror flash fiction line up on Nina D’Arcangela’s Spreading the Writer’s Word blog. The Ladies of Horror are a diverse group of women dedicated to writing darker things. Each month we … Continue reading

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Bitter Suites Makes Stoker Preliminary Ballot

I was standing in the kitchen when my phone notified me that I had new mail. I could tell from the subject line that it was important—the preliminary ballot for the annual Stoker awards announcement. “Oh yea! Time to see … Continue reading

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Google Fails Poe

Today is Edgar Allan Poe’s birthday. Writers, readers, libraries and blogs everywhere are lauding the master of dark words… everyone but Google. The search bar, which regularly highlights people I’ve never heard of with cute gifs, games, and graphics, is … Continue reading

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New Year, New Publication

The new year has started out for me with plenty to think about. Besides the new house, I’ve officially taken the reins as publisher for Space and Time Magazine. I don’t enter into this challenge lightly. While my background is … Continue reading

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Exquisite Corpse #7: The Reckoning

Thank you to everyone who contributed to this month’s exquisite corpse—the final corpse of the year. All your excellent lines have given our exquisite corpse another month of purpose! I do have my computer back, so I’m able to pair … Continue reading

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Final Corpse of the Year

I tried to go on holiday vacation and let the corpse rest until the new year but lines are coming in my inbox anyways, so let’s do this. This will be end of the corpses for 2018. The old year … Continue reading

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Exquisite Corpse #6: Treading

Please read my post from yesterday for all my excuses as to why this exquisite corpse is late. My apologies for tardiness. I’m happy to have some new names joining us this time. There will be one more corpse this … Continue reading

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Review: Occult Detective Quarterly #1

Last October I promised a review of Occult Detective Quarterly’s first issue published at the end of 2016. As ODQ prepares to release issue #5, it’s high time I got this off my list of tasks-to-do. First off, I want … Continue reading

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The First 50 Years

Today I turn 50, and life is pretty good. As I seem to be on an upward trend, I expect it to get even better. The older I get, the less I care what people think about what I’m doing, … Continue reading

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