Two Poems Reprinted in Assaracus #16

Assaracus #16 marks SRP publisher and Assaracus founder and editor Bryan Borland’s last issue as editor. He’s pulled together a stellar line-up of poets he’s published from over the years and reprints two poems from The Erotic Postulate: “Wrestlers Unfinished” and “Wrestlers Finished.” Check it out! Cover poem by Danez Smith:

The Next Big Thing Interview

I was tagged by my fabulous press-mate Wendy Chin-Tanner to partake in “The Next Big Thing” self-interview series. Wendy’s book Turn is forthcoming from Sibling Rivalry Press in March 2014. I tweaked the questions a bit as they had a prose writer bent to them, and seemed aimed at an unpublished manuscript (and though I Read More …

Some Favorite Books Read in 2010

As with last year’s list, this is a list of books I read this year that stuck with me in some way.  There were many books published this year that I have yet to read (a boy only has so many hours in a day!) and they are sitting in a pile here.  I’ll get Read More …

Goodbye, September

What a month! A pattern seems to be developing in recent years: that of the rough September.  I’ve had a root canal this month, an ear infection, survived a round of layoffs at my day job, and found out I have to have minor surgery later this fall.  Tack this on to my summer of Read More …