January 27, 2022 – Poem “Palo Santo” has been accepted for publication in Sudo Journal’s fourth issue “Touch Wood,” which will be published in early 2022. Very excited about the acceptance and the inclusion in this amazing lit mag.
January 4, 2022 – Happy to announce that short story “When Blood Wants Blood” appears at LatineLit! This piece has had a great run and an amazing comeback, but it’s time to put it to pasture…for a now.
October 30, 2021 – The day has finally come! Seven horror haikus and short story “When Blood Wants Blood” appear today at Hallowzine Issue #2. Truly a great way to kick-off the holiday weekend.
October 28, 2021 – Poems “Palo Santo” and “Santero” were accepted today at Azahares Spanish Language Literary Magazine for publication April 2022. Very excited to appear in this awesome bilingual lit mag, housed at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith, for a second consecutive year. Many thanks to Executive Editor Mary Sobhani for the acceptance and continues support.
October 12, 2021 – Santeria-themed poem “Boveda” appears at Hispanecdotes today in their “Heritage” issue! This is part of a trio of similarly themed pieces (the others being “Santero” and “Palo Santo”) that were created as a result of my participation in Tupelo Press’ 30/30 Project this past August 2021. Very happy “Boveda” found an amazing home.
October 11, 2021 – Got the best news today! Red Fez accepted one of my new poems, “Santero”, for publication. It is one of three Santeria-themed poems that came out of my stint in Tupelo Press’ 30/30 Project for August 2021. So very thrilled to have my work included in Issue #151. It has been a long wait but was definitely worth it. BIG thanks to Editorial Director Doc Sigerson for the acceptance and for taking a chance on this unique culturally and spiritually meaningful piece.
September 22, 2021 – Received word today that one of the three short stories, “When Blood Wants Blood”, will be reprinted in The Hallowzine’s second issue, along with seven of my horror haikus in October. Thrilled to see that story making the rounds, again, though this will be its last run. Time to finally lay it to rest, along with “Roadkill” and “Windows”. Many thanks to Laura and Lindsay for my second acceptance!
September 19, 2021 – Very excited to have one of my new poems, “Boveda”, accepted for publication at Hispanecdotes. This is one of three pieces that are Santeria-based. The poem should appear in the mag’s October heritage-themed issue. Many thanks to Cindy Tovar for the acceptance.
November 29, 2020 – Short story “When Blood Wants Blood” reprinted in Puro ChicanX Writers of the 21st Century, published by Cutthroat: A Journal of the Arts and The Black Earth Institute. Now available for purchase at Amazon.com.