Monday, December 31, 2012

Mad Swirl

Now online in the Mad Swirl poetry forum: "Cat's Eyes".


Thursday, December 27, 2012

Misfits' Miscellany

"Animal Magnetism" currently featured in Misfits' Miscellany, courtesy of Philip Vermaas.

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Visceral Uterus

Currently featured in Visceral Uterus: "Photo Finish".

Sunday, December 9, 2012

Pushcart Prize nomination

The poem "Hard to Reach" has been nominated by the editor of Crack the Spine for the 2012 Pushcart Prize. Click here to read the nomination announcement (and link to the issue in which the piece originally appeared) and here to find out more about the Pushcart Prize. Many thanks to Crack the Spine's Kerri Farrell Foley.

Sunday, December 2, 2012


Just in time for Christmas, "Letter to Santa Claus" appears in the December 2012 issue of cc&d magazine. Happy mechanical Christmas!

Ginger Piglet

"The Wound-Up Toy" has just been published in Issue 3 of Ginger Piglet Magazine - available for purchase ($10 print, $3 digital) from MagCloud.


The poem "In Country" appears in the Winter 2012 issue of Mobius: The Journal of Social Change.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Congruent Spaces

Two new poems in Issue 6 of Congruent Spaces Magazine: "Step Through" and the issue's featured poem, "Images". Available in various ebook formats from Smashwords.

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Speculative Edge anthology

The poem "Heartfelt" appears in The Speculative Edge's anthology 2012 Best of the Year, available for purchase from createspace.

Thursday, November 8, 2012

The Rainbow Rose

A new poem in The Rainbow Rose: "The Runner".

Friday, October 26, 2012


In Issue 35.3 of Star*Line, the official publication of the Science Fiction Poetry Association: the short poem "Customary Use". To purchase the issue (or to become a member), visit the SFPA's website.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Crack the Spine

Featured in Issue 43 of Crack the Spine literary magazine: "Fiber Optic".

Friday, October 12, 2012


Four new poems - "A Place for Everything (And Everything in Its Place)", "Long Flight", "The Thrill of the New" and "Your Reflection, Distorted" - all appear in the October issue of Burningword Literary Journal. You can read them online here or download the entire issue (or buy it in print) from MagCloud by clicking here.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Misfits' Miscellany

Now online at Misfits' Miscellany: "Dignity Assaulted".

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Aberration Labyrinth

The poem "The End of Love" - selected as the Aberration Labyrinth's October horror poetry contest - will be featured on that journal's homepage for the next seven days. According to the contest rules, all submissions had to be 12 lines long and contain the following words (one per line): morning, blue, clipper, greed, smell, thick, bristle, manic, defenestration, coffee, fear and filch. Click here to read the finished product.

Sunday, September 30, 2012

Congruent Spaces

The short poem "Nighttime in the Office" is featured in rhythm in blue, Issue #5 of Congruent Spaces Magazine. The complete issue is available from Smashwords as a digital download for $1.99 - click here to go to to the Smashwords website.

Saturday, September 29, 2012

In Parentheses - print issue

The poem "The Powers That Be" appears in the October print issue of In Parentheses magazine - available in paper or as a digital edition for the introductory price of $7.49 (paper) or $0.99 (digital) from Magcloud.

Friday, September 28, 2012


Appearing now in Pyrokinection from A.J. Huffman's Kind of a Hurricane Press: "Spanish Fly".

Saturday, September 22, 2012

Misfits' Miscellany

Online now in the online magazine Misfits' Miscellany: "Adipocerous".

Sunday, September 9, 2012

Subliminal Interiors

Five new poems are featured in the September issue of the online magazine Subliminal Interiors: "Electric", "Friction Builds", "Tag", "The Calm Before" and "Unseen".

Saturday, September 8, 2012

Aberration Labyrinth

Featured in the September issue of Aberration Labyrinth: "Morning Ablutions" and "When You Kissed Me".

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Down in the Dirt

"Courage Boys" - online now in Down in the Dirt magazine Volume 110.

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Inner Sins

Online now in Issue 1 of Inner Sins magazine: "Love, Bared and Polished".

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

The Speculative Edge

The dark mechanical poem "Heartfelt" has been published in Issue 2 of The Speculative Edge, available in both print and digital formats.

Sunday, August 26, 2012

The Camel Saloon

Currently featured at the Camel Saloon: "An Elusive Scent".

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Danse Macabre du Jour

The poem "Dismemorobilia" is currently featured on the Danse Macabre website (along with the previously published "Mr. Chillblain" and "Grandmother's House") as their Danse Macabre du Jour offering for August 22, 2012.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

The Camel Saloon

Currently featured at The Camel Saloon: "Deadbolts".

Saturday, August 18, 2012

Misfits' Miscellany

A new poem, "The Moustache", is now online in the literary magazine Misfits' Miscellany.

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Humber Pie

Online now in the Yorkshire-based blogzine Humber Pie: "Water Dogs".

Sunday, August 12, 2012

In Parentheses

Five poems currently featured on the In Parentheses literary blog: "The Powers That Be", "Spirits Rising", "Soul Food", "Recon" and "My Spiritual Journey".

Friday, August 3, 2012

Danse Macabre

Creepy people and twisted fairy tales - two poems, "Mr. Chillblain" and "Grandmother's House", are featured in the latest issue of Danse Macabre, Lazarus.

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Inorganic - a digital chapbook

Twelve prose poems, all on the theme of bodily functions and dysfunctions, have just been published as a digital chapbook by White Knuckle Press, edited by Howie Good and Dale Wisely: Inorganic.

(Cover graphics and design by Dale Wisely)

Friday, July 13, 2012

Mad Swirl

For those interested in re-contemplating the ineffable, "Divine Rights" can now be found archived in  The Best of the Mad Swirl Poetry Forum. The monkey abides.

Saturday, July 7, 2012

Dark Edifice

A suite of five poems - all darkly speculative in nature - are featured in Issue 2 of Dark Edifice, an online literary magazine based in Australia: "Stand By", "Night Run", "Prosthesis", "Trolling" and "Change of the Guard".

Friday, July 6, 2012

Aberration Labyrinth

Two poems, "NIMH ONline Store" and "Liu Guangzu Hurries Home" appear in Issue #001 of the new online journal Aberration Labyrinth.

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Down in the Dirt

In the July/August issue of Down in the Dirt (vol. 108): "Auction".

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Short, Fast, and Deadly

A micro-prose piece appears in the June issue of Short, Fast, and Deadly: "Ties". Available on line or in a print version.

Friday, June 15, 2012

Literary Juice

"Dessert at the Oasis" is featured in the June issue of Literary Juice.

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Visceral Uterus

Two poems, "What If" and "Intended as a Cutting Remark" can now be found on the website of Visceral Uterus, an online literary journal.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Milk Sugar

Three new poems, "Inside Outside", "Nothing Personal" and "Dreaming" appear in the June/July issue of Milk Sugar: A Literary Journal.

Saturday, June 9, 2012

The Hellroaring Review

Four micro-prose pieces are now online in the inaugural issue of the Montana-based journal The Hellroaring Review: "Seashell, Seashore", "Ring General", "Burial Ground" and "In Mama's Kitchen".

Sunday, June 3, 2012

Yes, Poetry

The poem "Fingers on My Flesh" appears in the June 2012 issue of Yes, Poetry, available online or as a PDF download.

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Circus of the Damned

Two poems currently appear in the online journal Circus of the Damned: "When I Died" and "Traps".

Tuesday, May 15, 2012


Featured in Issue 6 of the online journal Curio Poetry: "I Saw It".

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Requiem Magazine

Three poems in the May issue of Requiem Magazine: "A Breath of Air", "Cowboy's Lament" and "Restless".

Monday, April 23, 2012

scissors and spackle

Featured in the April issue of the online journal scissors and spackle: "Key to the City" and "Love Eat Prey".

Wednesday, April 18, 2012


Featured in the April issue of Locust Magazine: "Black Cat's Bone".

Monday, April 16, 2012

Crack the Spine

Hot off the virual press: three poems, "Hard to Reach", "Guts" and "To-Do List" in Issue 20 of the online literary journal Crack the Spine.

Friday, April 13, 2012

Slit Your Wrists

Five poems now online in Slit Your Wrists eZine.

Wednesday, April 11, 2012


Two poems, "Words to Live By" and "Reptilian" are featured in the inaugural edition of the Baltimore.based e-zine Seltzer.