A tale or two. And a curious request…

My memory's hardly lacking in detail, but that's all I've got. Details. Bits and pieces. Can you help?

Original Story: The Legend of Chunk

Horecka's latest short story published in the 2018 CTWS anthology...

Sbohem bohem! We’ll miss you, Gramma…

Horecka's eulogy for his grandmother, Viola Konvicka, who was laid rest yesterday.

Farewell, Gramma! You will be missed…

When Gramma passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2018, a realization hit home pretty hard. She was the last of my maternal figures that I knew, growing up. I must be hard on those who I've known as such.         My real mother, Betty Faye, left us in 1976.   Her mother, Frances, … Continue reading Farewell, Gramma! You will be missed…

Book now turned in for MFA creative writing program…

  Turned in my book for my MFA program last week. It's 295 pages with 18 original works of original fiction, three of which have already published elsewhere. Hoping to find a university press who might be willing to help me publish the entire collection...

Central Texas Anthology now available now available for purchase on Amazon…

I just discovered that the inaugural Central Texas Writers Society's 2018 Anthology: Writers in the Heart of Texas and Beyond, is now available on Amazon. Organization leaders advised me in August 2018 that "The Legend of Chunk," one of the tales told in my forthcoming story collection, Long Gone & Lost: True Fictions and Other … Continue reading Central Texas Anthology now available now available for purchase on Amazon…

Deadline approaching fast for Long Gone & Lost…

Sept. 1 marks the date Bobby Horecka's Long Gone & Lost goes in for his MFA review...

Una mas cervesa, por favor…

Bobby Horecka lands another piece in the literary magazines.

Another story from my forthcoming book to be published…

Just got word from an editor at a literary magazine out of South Carolina that they'd like publish another piece I wrote. They'd like to place it in their upcoming October edition. This current offer is with an online magazine called Amarillo Bay, (so named to reflect the hometown locations the magazine's founders, one from … Continue reading Another story from my forthcoming book to be published…

Cold Summer Showers | typishly

Source: Cold Summer Showers | typishly That was fast! Written last weekend, notified Monday and published by Tuesday. This was written as part of Typishly's creative challenge, where they provide a starting line and you fill in the rest. Launched in November 2017, Typishly.com is a new online literary journal that publishes poetry and short … Continue reading Cold Summer Showers | typishly