“Attempts. Failures.” Included in GFT Presents: One in Four

I’m really excited that my short story, Attempts. Failures., is included in GFT Press’ first print journal/mini-anthology: GFT Presents: One in Four. It was previously published in their March 2016 Ground Fresh Thursday online. Guest editor, Janine Pickett–the founding editor at Indiana Voice Journal–selected my story to be included in the print journal/mini-anthology. I got my … Continue reading “Attempts. Failures.” Included in GFT Presents: One in Four

“The Work of Wolves” Out Now in the Fredericksburg Literary and Art Review

Morning, My first creative nonfiction piece, The Work of Wolves, is out now in the Spring 2016 Issue of the Fredericksburg Literary and Art Review. You can read it online for free or order a physical copy (it’s full of beautiful photography and art!). You can read The Work of Wolves here. -A.S. Coomer   Continue reading “The Work of Wolves” Out Now in the Fredericksburg Literary and Art Review

“More Rust than Nickel” Out Now In Serving House Journal

Afternoon, My short story, More Rust than Nickel, is out now in Issue 14 of Serving House Journal. Warning: it’s the kind of story that might fuck your day up. It’s difficult, ugly, and–sadly–a portrait of too many Americans today: stuck living inside their heads in a past varnished with another coat of fool’s gold … Continue reading “More Rust than Nickel” Out Now In Serving House Journal

“We All Know the Color of the Rain” to be Included in Delirious: A Poetic Tribute to Prince

Afternoon, y’all. NightBallet Press is putting together a poetry anthology dedicated to Prince (RIP) entitled, “Delirious: A Poetic Tribute to Prince.” Dianne Borsenik, mighty editor of NightBallet, is accepting submission until 5/24/16. Y’all Prince fans get with it and submit! I wrote and submitted a poem for it this morning. It’s called, We All Know the Color … Continue reading “We All Know the Color of the Rain” to be Included in Delirious: A Poetic Tribute to Prince

“Indian Staircase” Will Be Included in the 2016 Hessler Street Fair Poetry Anthology

Good morning, My poem, Indian Staircase, will be included in this year’s Hessler Street Fair Poetry Anthology. That means I’m invited to the Barking Spider Tavern in Cleveland on May 7th at 3pm to read the thing and possibly–slim chance, I know–win some money. The namesake of the poem comes from a hiking trail in Kentucky’s … Continue reading “Indian Staircase” Will Be Included in the 2016 Hessler Street Fair Poetry Anthology