New poetry collection, Cold Comfort House, released!!!

March 29, 2022 – Thrilled to announce that my new collection of bucolic-themed poetry, Cold Comfort House, has been released by Anxiety Press and is available at Amazon.com!!!

“Cold Comfort House is a testament to a lifetime of paying attention, as well as an open invitation for us to do the same.” — Justine Jones, freelance editor

“David Estringel has been a favorite poet of mine since I was first introduced to him through A Thin Slice of Anxiety. This is a perfect book.” — Janelle Janson, reviewer

3 poems + 1 short story + 1 interview at Alien Buddha Press this November 2019!!!

October 28, 2019 – My short story “Windows” and three haiku poems (“The Story of Us”, “Stop & Recalibrate”, and “Moment of Clarity”) have been reprinted in Alien Buddha Zine’s November Issue (#12), available on Amazon.com. I will also be “Featured Artist of the Month” at their WordPress site. Many thanks to Alien Buddha Press for their ongoing support!!!

Two poems reprinted in Nocturne – Poetry of the Night: An Anthology!!!

September 25, 2019 – Happy to announce that two poems, “Nothing Lasts” and “Fireflies”, have been reprinted (and released) in CultureCult Press’ Nocturne – Poetry of the Night: An Anthology (available on Amazon.com). Many thanks to the CultureCult Press and their Editorial Team for the inclusion and the opportunity.

Book Review: Kiriti Sengupta’s Rituals submitted for publication!

May 2, 2019 –  The book review for Kiriti Sengupta’s book of poetry, Rituals, was wrapped up today and submitted to various venues for publication. Many thanks to Kiriti and his publishing house Hawakal Publishers for reaching out and asking me to review this marvelous piece of work. It was an absolute pleasure to engage with.

Current reviews in the works are Amirah Al Wassif’s For Those Who Don’t Know Chocolate and ReVerse Butcher’s On the Rod, an Artist’s Book 

 

“Windows” and “When Blood Wants Blood” released 6/1/19 in print at Down in the Dirt!!!

June 2, 2019 – Down in the Dirt, the original publisher of my short stories “Windows” and “When Blood Wants Blood”, has released them in print in their May/June 2019 issue (volume 164) titled “The Deep Woods” (now available on Amazon.com).  These stories originally appeared on Down in the Dirt’s website December 2018 and have been reprinted many times since. Much gratitude to DitD and its Editor Janet K. for the amazing opportunity to get these pieces out and about. 

Poem “Solace” Reprinted at Poetizer Tonight!

May 5, 2019 – Poem “Solace”, originally published by Expat Press and in David Estringel’s book of poetry and prose Indelible Fingerprints, was reprinted tonight at Poetizer. Take a look and buy the book (available at Amazon.com) to check out his poems and short stories!

Indelible Fingerprints by David Estringel NOW Available on Amazon.com!!!

April 21, 2019 – David A. Estringel’s first published book Indelible Fingerprints from Alien Buddha Press contains prose and verse that are reflective of the significant parts of David’s life that have not only shaped him but left permanent marks (both good and bad). This published work will contain 40 pieces of poetry and prose that have been previously published and reprinted in over 43 literary magazines and journals in the United States and abroad. Indelible Fingerprints offers 37 pieces of verse, ranging from free-verse to prose poetry to haiku, of various influences (Classical to dirty realism). Three short stories are also included that encompass oeuvres of kitchen sink realism, speculative fiction, and the surreal.

Indelible Fingerprints by David Estringel NOW available at Amazon.com. Buy it!