Category Archives: #Poetry

It Lives: HWA Poetry Showcase Vol. 5

I am pleased to announce that the Horror Writer Association’s annual poetry anthology of dark verse is now available on Amazon. I am excited to have one of my poems, Moloch Dreams, included. This will be the fourth time I’ve … Continue reading

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“Dreaming America” On Stage

Back in July I reviewed Dreaming America: Voices of Undocumented Youth in Maximum-Security Detention—a bi-lingual anthology of poetry, selected by the poet Seth Michelson from writing workshops he has conducted in the most restrictive detention center for undocumented, unaccompanied youth in … Continue reading

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A “Safe Space” for Submissions

Poets are invited to send submissions for This Safe Space, an up-and-coming online publication featuring poetry written by survivors of sexual assault. This Safe Space is for survivors to share their stories, struggles, successes, and setbacks through poetry. Please send your … Continue reading

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Deadline Extended! Win a Creative Retreat

Woven Tales Press literary and art competition deadline extended through Oct. 1! The Elizabeth Sloan Tyler Memorial Award: Win a one-week stay in Woven Tales Press’ expanded 1909 charming cape in the legendary Hamptons in New York for eight nights. … Continue reading

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NonBinary Review Seeks Submissions

NonBinary Review is seeking submissions of poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, and art for two of their forthcoming issues. They pay .01 per word for fiction and nonfiction, a flat fee of $10 per poem and $25 per piece of visual … Continue reading

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Life As Writer: Day One

The first time I tried to treat my writing like a day job, I failed. I did everything but write. It was hard for me to justify sitting at home doing exactly what I love. I filled my days with … Continue reading

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Interviewed by Loren Rhoads

I recently had the honor of being interviewed by Loren Rhoads for her blog. Loren has a number of books published, her most recent, 199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die, has caught my eye. I do love a good (or bad) … Continue reading

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Fear Not

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Quitting the Day Job… Again

Remember when I quit my day job last summer to enjoy life as a full time writer? As soon as I was officially a full time writer I did the least amount of writing in years. Having the luxury of … Continue reading

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Introverted Story Telling

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