5 poems + interview with Latinx poet and Fishbowl Press’ Poetry Editor David Estringel

September 30, 2019 – Fishbowl Press Poetry is pleased to present our last “Featured Poet of the Week” for September 2019 David Estringel.

David Estringel is a writer, poet, and author, as well as Poetry Editor at Fishbowl Press and The Elixir Magazine, as well as Fiction Editor at Red Fez. His work has been accepted and/or published at Terror House Magazine, 50 Haikus, Setu, The Elixir, Soft Cartel, Harbinger Asylum, Former People Journal, Cephalopress, Merak Magazine, Printed Words, Digging through the Fat, Haiku Journal, Foxhole Magazine, The Basil O’Flaherty, Three Line Poetry, Agony Opera, Alien Buddha Press, Synchronized Chaos, The @baffled Haiku Daily, The Blue Nib, Fishbowl Press, Horror Sleaze Trash, and more. David first feature-length collection of poetry and prose Indelible Fingerprints (Alien Buddha Press) was published in April 2019.

Take a look at his offerings this week at Fishbowl Press Poetry, which will be published at Fishbowl Press soon on our updated website. Featured pieces include, “Smooth Whiskey”, “Blue Room”, “little deaths”, “Sucking the Marrow”, and “Killers”.

Hope you like!


Four poems featured in Ponder Savant’s “The Art of Depression” series today!!!

July 25, 2019 – Four poems (“Smooth Whiskey”, “Blue Room”, “Gin & Tonic on a Sunday Afternoon”, and “Storms”) featured today in Ponder Savant’s “The Art of Depression” series. Many thanks to Mia Savant for the acceptance and support, as well as CephalopressFormer People JournalSalt Ink, and Cajun Mutt Press for originally publishing these pieces!

Four poems accepted for reprint at Ponder Savant!!!

July 1, 2019 – Four poems–“Smooth Whiskey” (Cephalopress), “Blue Room” (Former People Journal), “Gin and Tonic on a Sunday Afternoon” (Salt Ink), and “Storms” (Cajun Mutt Press)–accepted for reprint at Ponder Savant for their Art of Depression series to be published in July 2019. Release date TBD.

5 poems scheduled to be featured on Sunflower Sutras podcast June 13, 2019!!!

May 7, 2019 – After a brief hiatus, Sunflower Sutras will feature five poems (“Blue Room”, “Old Filament, Broken Bulb”, “Blue Sky through Bare Branches”, “Kiss Me, Again, Again, and Again”, and “And the Beat Goes On”) from Indelible Fingerprints (Alien Buddha Press) on their first poetry podcast on June 13, 2019. Looking forward to listening to the episode. So glad they are back!

Sunflower Sutras is a weekly NE Kansas podcast devoted to poetry of all shapes, sizes, and smells. Classics to news, interview to you. Always looking for submissions! Hosted by KRWU – Washburn Radio.

“Blue Room” at The Ugly Writers!

May 3, 2019 – Poem “Blue Room” posted at The Ugly Writers. Many thanks to the editorial staff for continuing to publish my work. Looking forward to contributing again in the future. Check out his other posted works (“Epiphanies”, “Solace #2”, “Lithium”, “the lights are on, but no one is home”, “Old Filament, Broken Bulb”) and his “Author’s Spotlight” at his The Ugly Writers’ author’s page.

Four Poems at Synchronized Choas Today!

May 1, 2019 – “And the Beat Goes On”, “Smooth Whiskey”, “Blue Room”, and “Old Filament, Broken Bulb” are reprinted at Synchronized Chaos today.

David Estringel writes of various forms of subtle grief: the loss of some poetry scenes to consumerism, a breakup that submerges him into his bed pillows, and just the slow death of not feeling his life is going anywhere.

These poems appear with 34 others and 3 short stories in David Estringel’s first published collection of poetry and prose Indelible Fingerprints now available at Amazon.com.