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New Poems + Publishing Malaise

I have poems in the new issue of Mortar Magazine: “Before the Geyser” and “The Stones.” My writing is accompanied by the gorgeous street art of Tamara Alves. You can listen to audio of my readings on their site as well. You will also find three of my poems in the newest issue of Requited Journal, a journal I admire for…

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Recommended Reading #4

“The Village with All of the Boyfriends” by Zachary Doss “The Murder Sounds” by Amy Silverberg “How to Spend Your Time Before the Renegade Planet Makes It All Go Dark” by Justin Lawrence Daugherty “Grief as Mythos” by Brandon Taylor “Let’s Not Begin” by Maggie Smith “How the End Begins” by Cynthia Cruz “Ten Step Tulpamancy” by Kia Groom “Beach…

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Pugnacious Boy

A poem of mine, “Pugnacious Boy,” has been published in the newest issue of Permafrost. It’s dedicated to Donnie Marsh, a friend of mine and writing partner who died from an overdose three years ago. We met on Livejournal back when I was in high school. His apt handle on there was “a_pugnaciousboy.” He was a very controversial figure in…

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Recommended Reading #3

A Field Guide to Surreal Botany, edited by Janet Chui and Jason Erik “Glass Box” by Sandra Simonds “The Math Is Bad” by Casey Hannan On the Edges of Vision by Helen McClory “Smooth Body, Smooth Mind” by Paul Rusconi “Psychic in Reykjavik” by Fatima Bhutto “Anthropogenesis, or: How to Make a Family” by Laura van den Berg “A Hierarchy…

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Recommended Reading #1

I’ve decided to retire the Carousels on this blog and turn it into a regular Recommended Reading feature instead. These lists will include anything noteworthy I’ve been reading lately that I want to share with all of you. There’s just so much out there now, and sometimes it’s hard and very time-consuming to find the real gems. If you have anything…

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