Poem “little deaths” nominated by Cajun Mutt Press for inclusion in Sundress Publications’ 2019 Best of the Net Anthology!

July 18, 2019 – I came across the most interesting post on Facebook today from James D. Casey IV at Cajun Mutt Press! Check it out…

Thanks, J.D.C.IV! Keeping my fingers crossed for all of us.

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Three one-line poems published at Proletaria today!!!

July 18, 2019 – Three one-line poems (“Lullaby”, “The Parts We Play”, and “Home”) published today at Proletaria. Very excited to have these pieces published in such a cool lit mag!

“Storms” accepted for reprint in an anthology for emerging Texas poets at Z Publishing!!!

July 15, 2019 – Poem “Storms” accepted for reprint at Z Publishing for their “Emerging Poets 2019” series, scheduled to appear in Texas’ Emerging Poets: An Anthology (in the “Love, Romance, and Heartbreak” section)Publication date TBD. Feeling very honored and humbled to be included among such a talented group of Texas writers for this national project (with emerging poets from each state being featured in their own anthology). Many thanks to Cajun Mutt Press for originally publishing “Storms” in March 2019 and for all their support!

Poem “AI! AI! AI! (A Tartarus for Youth)” featured Logos’ “Fiction Circular” (7/11/19) today!!!

July 11, 2019 – The 10-stanza poem “AI! AI! AI! (A Tartarus for Youth)” is featured today in Logos’ “Fiction Circular” series, providing a link to the poem at Blood Moon Rising’s most recent issue (Issue #77). It is the follow-up to the May 2019 publication of short story “When Blood Wants Blood” in Issue #76. Many thanks to Kaiter Enless and Logos Literature for featuring my work!

Poem “AI! AI! AI! (A Tartarus for Youth)” featured at Blood Moon Rising Magazine (Issue #77) today!!!

July 7, 2019 – The 10-stanza poem “AI! AI! AI! (A Tartarus for Youth)” is featured today at Blood Mood Rising Magazine (Issue #77). It is the follow-up to the May 2019 publication of short story “When Blood Wants Blood” in Issue #76. Many thanks to BMR Magazine for their support and the great work that they scare up on a monthly basis!

Poem and book review at Elixir Magazine!

July 7, 2019 – One of the first poems I ever wrote, “Solace”, is featured today in Elixir Magazine’s Issue #7. Accompanying it is a review of my book of poetry and prose Indelible Fingerprints by Maryam Quereshi. Always thankful and grateful for their continued support of Elixir Magazine and their wonderfully creative and talented staff

“Windows” scheduled for reprint (and its last hoorah) at Alien Buddha Zine for Issue #12!!!

July 4, 2019 – Short story “Windows” accepted for reprint at Alien Buddha Zine for their November 2019 issue (#12). Looking forward to appearing in ABZ, again, and happy that those will be the pages this story will be put to pasture in. “Windows”, along with “Roadkill” and “When Blood Wants Blood”, is one of the first short stories I ever penned and got published and has had a really great run. Time for these ‘lil’ darlings’ to be put to bed, though…Bigger and better stuff coming.

Haiku “The Man in Your Mirrors” accepted for publication at Outcast Magazine!!!

July 3, 2019 – Thrilled to report that the haiku “The Man in Your Mirrors” has been accepted for publication at Outcast Magazine. Publication date TBD.

“Out and proud” to be a part of the ongoing narrative!!!

Outcast is a lgbtq+ literary magazine based in South Asia. Outcast aims to bring change via sharing stories, poetry and art that thrust narratives from a local context into the limelight and allow people to understand better and start a conversation that can lead to change.