I took a break from script writing yesterday to try and beat a pressing deadline for a call for submissions for a journal. I found out about the call for submissions on November 24 and the deadline was for November 30. It was something I really wanted to submit something to. But I had nothing,…Read more restructuring

no exit here

There is a poetry competition that I took interest in. I don't really take too much stock on competitions because I know that it's really just based on certain individuals aesthetics -- but I figured I needed to win some if I was going to get any sort of credibility and to help get more…Read more no exit here


My book, Remnants, has slowed down in sales considerably at the beginning of the year. I was selling about five or six copies a month and then when 2016 came, it totally stopped completely. I expected as much. Poetry doesn't have a huge market and I'm practically a nobody. I thought it was going to…Read more impatient

Twitter and Instagram Poems

So I've been going through all my Twitter poems. I have a lot of them. Like, a lot. Like, I've stopped counting after I passed 80. Some of them are shit. Some of them are pretty good, if I do say so myself. I was thinking, at some point, of collecting the love poems to…Read more Twitter and Instagram Poems

visual inspiration

Aside from the Twitter poems, I've started to use photos that I've taken over the years since I got my iPhone and posting them on Instagram and using them as the starting point for a poem. I look at the image and I put together a piece using the elements found there. Unlike Twitter, Instagram…Read more visual inspiration