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: 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.

Mr. Man Candy has gone live across the Midwest…

I always take him with a few grains of salt. Not too much. I mean, dude’s always been on the rotund side, and he’s got a heart condition, for Christ’s sake...

These two really need to get out on the road more…

Now here's a couple of ol' boys who need to spend a lot more time behind some handlebars...

Long gone or leaving…

Goodbye Bill Cunningham and many more before you...

So what’s the deal with this Outlaw business anyway?

As promised some time ago, I finally got around to this part: Outlaw Authorz began in a summer writer's workshop in 2017, when Ol' Burnin' Beard there nearly got a whole group of writers kicked out of the library during his reading. I know, I know... That's some outlaw shit there, huh? But you would've … Continue reading So what’s the deal with this Outlaw business anyway?

Story Excerpt: Chicken Hawk Down (Third & Final Part)…

He soared in places where angels and demons live, way up in the great beyond, and returned to our patch of earth, completely unfazed.

New Story Excerpt: Chicken Hawk Down (Part II)…

Czech--not Spanish--was the predominant language I heard growing up in South Texas. But finding those who know anything beyond "Jaks se mas?" or Pivo is getting harder and harder to do...