Creature Feature: Damnation at Toluca Ranch

Through Halloween, The Monitor is running a nine-part series of mine featuring illustrations by various artists. Called Creature Feature, the column consists of retellings of local legends about strange beings. This week’s story was “Damnation at Toluca Ranch,” illustrated by Carlos Ortega-Haas (ink) and Charlene Bowles (color). Damnation Page 1 Damnation…

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Translated Poem in Eye to the Telescope

My translation from Spanish of the poem “Ambrosia” by Alejandro Cabada Fernández is featured in the latest edition of Eye to the Telescope, the on-line journal of the Science Fiction Poetry Association.  

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Fall 2013 Edition of Illya’s Honey Released

Illya’s Honey has put up its latest number, a great issue jam-packed with poetry, including my pieces “Rhyme Ran to Rap” and “These Hands.” Head over to the website to check out the amazing voices.  

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Creature Feature: The Ghosts of Fort Brown

Ramping up to Halloween, The Monitor is printing a nine-part series entitled “Creature Feature.” Published each Thursday, this column features my retellings of creepy tales of ghosts, ghouls and cucuys from deep South Texas, with illustrations by a variety of local artists. The fourth of the stories, featuring art by Christopher Hernández,…

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SQ Mag to Publish “To Brave the Mountains”

After a couple of years of shopping it around, I finally found a home for my fantasy story “To Brave the Mountains” in any upcoming issue of SQ Mag, an international speculative fiction e-zine.  

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Creature Feature: Devil’s Lagoon

Ramping up to Halloween, The Monitor is printing a nine-part series entitled “Creature Feature.” Published each Thursday, this column features my retellings of creepy tales of ghosts, ghouls and cucuys from deep South Texas, with illustrations by a variety of local artists. The third of the stories, featuring art by Marco Sánchez,…

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Poems Upcoming in Red River Review

My poems “Craft,” “Dark Blot,” and “Making a Man” have been accepted for publication in the November 2013 edition of Red River Review.  

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Creature Feature: The Devil at Boccaccio 2000

Ramping up to Halloween, The Monitor is printing a nine-part series entitled “Creature Feature.” Published each Thursday, this column features my retellings of creepy tales of ghosts, ghouls and cucuys from deep South Texas, with illustrations by a variety of local artists. The second of the stories, featuring art by the…

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Poems Upcoming in Illya’s Honey

My poems “Rhyme Ran to Rap” and “These Hands” will be appearing in the fall/winter edition of Illya’s Honey, the journal of the Dallas Poets Community. Links to come!  

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Creature Feature launches

Starting September 5, 2013, and running through Halloween, The Monitor will be printing a nine-part series entitled “Creature Feature.” Published each Thursday, this column will feature my retellings of creepy tales of ghosts, ghouls and cucuys from deep South Texas, with illustrations by a variety of local artists. The first…

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