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This prison is much colder than the one I was in just 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…

Deadline approaching fast for Long Gone & Lost…

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

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

Been a spell, I know…

Somewhere between teaching summer school college classes, working on book edits, wrapping up my electrical classes and otherwise riding life bareback, trying hard to hang on, I almost forgot about it.

Original Poetry: ‘Hipster Jesus,’ as published in the 2018 Havik literary anthology…

Where would we be with Hipster Jesus and his dapper blue checked blazer and skinny jeans?

Original Poetry: ‘HAP/HAZ/ARD,’ as published in Havik’s 2018 literary anthology…

I remember a boy, clumsy, cotton-topped, following that old man around, every-where...

Original Poetry: ‘My Little Girl’ as published in Alchemy 2018…

Yet somehow I became the bad guy...

Original Poetry: Why You (dis)sin’? (as published in Alchemy 2018)…

Poem lets Outlaw knock the dust off his byline for the first time in nearly a decade.

Finally! It wasn’t another a rejection…

Bobby Horecka thought a new byline would never come considering how so many of his submissions had gone lately.