Contributors

OUT NOW: POEMS BY CAPTAIN B

Captain B. Seafarer. Lover of shore leave. Collector of heads. Disseminator of tales. Twitter: @NPeligeiro

APRIL AND MAY: HEADLINES BY LIZETTE ROMAN-JOHNSTON

Lizette Roman-Johnston is a bicoastal bisexual currently living in Oakland, California. A 2021 graduate of the Saint Mary’s College MFA program, Lizette writes satire and creative nonfiction (Harry Styles often appears in both). Lizette’s writing has been published in The Daily Drunk, The Sad Girl Review, Rejection Letters, and others. She is also a synth-loving bedroom pop musician under the name rizbot.

COMING IN MAY: HEADLINE BY J.B. DAVIS

J.B. has written for a handful of humorous sites while also writing and producing for his podcast, The Jesting Journal. When he’s not writing, he can be found in a tree in his backyard eating from a can of SpaghettiOs.

COMING IN MAY: POETRY BY COLIN JAMES

Colin James has a couple of chapbooks of poetry published. Dreams Of The Really Annoying from Writing Knights Press and A Thoroughness Not Deprived of Absurdity from Pski’s Porch Press and a book of poems, Resisting Probability from Sagging Meniscus Press. Formally from the UK he now lives in Massachusetts.

JUNE KICKOFF: POETRY BY RYAN KEATING

Ryan Keating is a pastor, writer, winemaker, and coffee roaster on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. You can find his work at Ekstasis Magazine, The Agape Review, Words and Whispers, Box, and Vocivia (forthcoming). Twitter: @keatingr / Instagram: @ryankeating77  

THIS JUNE: ART BY JEN OF MORONICARTS

Jen is a gothic weirdo who makes up stories about fake people doing stupid things, and posts them to their blog called MoronicArts. Sometimes Jen draws strange pictures. Size matters; over 300 of these short and even shorter stories might be found at MoronicArts.com.  Maybe. Look at buy or commission Jen’s art at https://ko-fi.com/artbyjenx.

THIS JUNE: SÉAMUS EASTON

Séamus Easton is a writer, performer, and stand-up bass appreciator. His writing has appeared in An Injustice, Slackjaw, The Mindful Word, and others. He can be found on Twitter & Instagram @tweetsbyseamus.

THIS JULY: POEMS BY NOLCHA FOX

Nolcha Fox (@NolchaF) has written all her life, starting with poop and crayons on the walls. Her poems have been published in Bullshit Literary Magazine, Storyteller’s Refrain, Dark Entries, Wilder Literature and others. Her chapbook, ‘My Father’s Ghost Hates Cats,’ is available on Amazon.

THIS JULY: POEM BY ADAM VAN WINKLE

Adam Van Winkle was born and raised in Texoma and currently resides with his wife and two sons in South Carolina.  He is the founder and editor of Cowboy Jamboree Magazine and Press.  In addition to publishing his short fiction and creative nonfiction online and in print at places like Pithead ChapelCheap Pop!BULL MagazineThe Dead Mule School of Southern LiteratureMonkeybicycle and Red Dirt Forum, he has published several novels and plays with Red Dirt Press, Cowboy Jamboree Press, and Leftover Books. Van Winkle is named for the oldest Cartwright son on Bonanza.  Find him and his publications online at www.adamvanwinkle.com and @gritvanwinkle.

THIS AUGUST: POEM BY OLIVER BAER

Oliver Baer does many things. He was the editor of Cthulhu Sex Magazine and Two Backed Books. His epistolary novel, Letters to the Editor of Cthulhu Sex Magazine, was published in October 2019. His short stories have appeared in April Grey’s anthologies as well as others. His essays have been on blogs as well as books. His poetry has appeared in Goodreads Best Poems 2020, Punk Noir Magazine, Paper Teller Diorama, Hell’s Mall:  Sinister Shops, Cursed Items and Maddening Crowds, Birds Fall Silent in the Mechanical Sea, Cthulhu Sex Magazine, Horror Between the Sheets, Horror Writers Association Poetry Showcase Vol. II and other publications. He is visible using the virtual spectrum of social media by following him on Twitter https://twitter.com/obaer and/or Facebook https://www.facebook.com/obaer3 Much of his work can be found at http://tentacularity.wordpress.com

JESSE HILSON

Jesse Hilson is a newspaper reporter and cartoonist living in the Catskills in New York State. His writing has appeared in publications like Maudlin House, The Daily Drunk, Rejection Letters, Expat Press, and elsewhere. His cartoons have appeared in Misery Tourism, Bear Creek Gazette, and Excuse Me Mag. A poetry chapbook, Handcuffing the Venus De Milo, will be published by Bullshit Lit in 2022. He can be seen on Twitter and Instagram @platelet60 and via email at platelet60@gmail.com. His Substack newsletter is at  cholorohemoglobin.substack.com.

GENE GOLDFARB

Gene Goldfarb now lives in New York City. He writes both poetry and prose. His poetry has appeared in the very small press, among these: Black Fox, Sheila-Na-Gig, Trouvaillie, The Daily Drunk, Green Briar and elsewhere.
Twitter: @gene3624

MATTHEW MCGUIRK

Matt McGuirk teaches and lives with his family in New Hampshire. BOTN 2021 nominee with words in various lit mags and a debut collection with Alien Buddha Press called Daydreams, Obsessions, Realities available on Amazon and linked on his website.

Website: http://linktr.ee/McGuirkMatthew

Twitter: @McguirkMatthew / Instagram: @mcguirk_matthew.

GEORGE COUFOS

George Coufos is a retired HR exec from Boston who writes as a hobby. Find more of his articles on medium: https://earth-vessel.medium.com/.