New poetry chapbook, Eating Pears on the Rooftop, available for presale at Finishing Line Press!!!

March 29, 2022 – Happy to announce that my newest poetry chapbook, Eating Pears on the Rooftop, is available now for presale at Finishing Line Press. A collection of older and newer pieces, Eating Pears on the Rooftop offers up my favorites and my best, written between 2018 and 2019, including “Blue Sky through Bare Branches,” “Kiss Me, Again, Again, and Again,” “Smooth Whiskey,” “Coffeehouse Romance,” “little deaths,” “Digging for Lost Temples,” and “Burn.”


Three Poems reprinted in Rabble Review (Issue #2)!!!

February 7, 2022 – Poems “And the Beat Goes On,” “Smooth Whiskey,” and “Damn, God’s Got a Fucked-Up Sense of Humor” recently reprinted in the Rabble Review (Issue #2). So glad to see these older pieces making the rounds in this immensely cool pub.

Poems “And the Beat Goes On,” “Smooth Whiskey,” and “Damn, God’s Got a Fucked-Up Sense of Humor” accepted for reprint at Rabble Review!!!

January 15, 2022 – Great news this evening! Three of my older poems, “And the Beat Goes On,” “Smooth Whiskey,” and “Damn, God’s Got a Fucked Up Sense of Humor” were accepted for publication in Rabble Review’s upcoming Issue #2. Always nice to see these older pieces from my first poetry collection Indelible Fingerprints make the rounds in the here and now.

A long, overdue return to Cephalopress!

November 30, 2020 – Beyond excited about Cephalopress’s recent acceptance of a favorite (a slightly naughty) poem of mine, “Cajeta (Gimme Some Sweet!)” for reprint. It has been a while since poems “Smooth Whiskey” and “Killers” made their appearance there in February 2019. Keeping my fingers crossed that a couple of more “little darlings” will make their way there. So glad to be returning soon.

“P e r i p h e r i e S” available for purchase at The Bitchin’ Kitsch!!!

May 17, 2020 – “P e r i p h e r i e S” the winner of the 2019 B’K Chapbook Contest by David Estringel is available for purchase at The Bitchin’ Kitsch.

“Smooth Whiskey” appears in Impspired Magazine’s First Anthology!!!

April 4, 2020 – Poem  “Smooth Whiskey” (originally published at Cephalopress) reprinted in Impspired Magazine: Volume One, the magazine’s first published anthology. The book is a collection of work that has been featured on The writers come from all over the world and the work covers a wide range of subjects.

The B’K 2019 Chapbook Competition Winner” – P e r i p h e r i e S” by David Estringel!!!

March 29, 2020 – David Estringel’s newest chapbook “P e r i p h e r i e S” has been chosen as the winning submission for the B’K 2019 Chapbook Competition at The Bitchin’ Kitsch. This chapbook contains seven poems, including:

  1. “Burn”
  2. “Cajeta (Gimme Some Sweet!)”
  3. “Digging for Lost Temples”
  4. “Damn, God’s Got a Fucked-Up Sense of Humor”
  5. “little deaths”
  6. “Smooth Whiskey”
  7. “Coffeehouse Romance”

“P e r i p h e r i e S” will be for sale in B’K’s online store soon!

Poem “Smooth Whiskey” reprinted in Issue Six of Ez.P.Zine II!!!

December 26, 2016 – Poem “Smooth Whiskey” (originally published at Cephalopress) reprinted soon in Ez.P.Zine II Issue Six (Mental/Physical). Many Thanks to A. Lynn at Pyre Publishing for the inclusion in this amazing ebook.

Chapbook “punctures” (Part II) published today at Really Serious Literature on Instagram!!!

October 10, 2019 – Chapbook “punctures” published at Really Serious Literature on Instagram for the next 30 days! Totally excited to have my first chapbook published in such a unique manner and platform. Part II released today, featuring “Digging for Lost Temples”, “little deaths”, “Smooth Whiskey”, and “joshua”. So glad to be a part of the @rlysrslit Disappearing Chapbook Series before it comes to its official close. Thanks, C.C. Hannett!