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And now for something completely different, A MixTape!

The really nice online lit mag Little Fiction|Big Truth has a cool feature–their authors make up a mixtape of tunes they listened to while writing the stories in the books they have just writtten. I liked Andrew F. Sullivan’s MixTape … Continue reading

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The New Bop Dead City Is Out!

This lit mag is a nice collection of stories and poems including a powerful three-part poem by Daniel Tobin, the poem “Bar Joke” by Allyson Whipple, and Liz Grear’s story, “The Inside of My Elbows” and several others, not to … Continue reading

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Poem of the Day:  The Problem with Burning Down Your Own House by Amorak Huey

This poem has it all–it’s smart and funny and great with conversation and is so goddamn beautiful you will want to cry. Continue reading

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Ann Beattie’s “Snow”–Story of the Day

I just discovered Ann Beattie’s “Snow,”–available on the net (click the word “snow”)–an amazingly powerful and impossibly tiny, almost a-prose-poem story. For some reason, I can’t call it flash.  It’s two and a half pages long and extraordinary in every … Continue reading

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On trying to submit 3-6 poems located on 3-6 devices or WAIT!!!

The inexorable sadness of passwords, after Roethke….plus Dolor, for old time’s sake Continue reading

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Wondering about the grammar of another language, say, Dutch,

Does “Who’s on first” even work in Dutch? Continue reading

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First Book Review By Total Stranger

Originally posted on Fish Clamor:
Small Press Picks reviewed my book, How I Kiss Her Turning Head, and I do not even know the reviewer.  Check out the book discussion questions–what fun!  Never in my wildest dreams….!

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How I Kiss Her Turning Head, published by Monkey Puzzle Press!

Originally posted on Fish Clamor:
My first prose chapbook, How I Kiss Her Turning Head, published by Monkey Puzzle Press, was released on May 31, 2014!  Get yours now! Available from Monkey Puzzle Press. They have a free sample, too. Tasty!

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Monkey Puzzle Press Announces Winners of their 2013 prose Chapbook contest!

Monkey Puzzle Press announced the results of their 2013 Prose Chapbook contest in their blog, here.  I was thrilled that my How I Kiss Her Turning Head (which used to have a different title) won an Honorable Mention.  I’ve read … Continue reading

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