<![CDATA[Hello everyone... Oops, this is what happens when you have back-to-back sibling reunions, graduations, and college departures, and general hubbub. Still, here are the links to all of the amazing writing this week: 1) Flash Fiction Fridays airs our August show! Theme is Jubilation and we hear a Super Flash Interview with Madison writer Angela Rydell who reads her story, “Conviction.” Then I read xTx’s story, “Jonah Questions.” http://www.wuwm.com/programs/lake_effect/lake_effect_segment.php?segmentid=9560 2) My poet friend Rachel Heimowitz tipped me to this amazing Vogue article about poet Sharon Olds: http://www.vogue.com/culture/article/fine-print-poet-sharon-olds-chronicles-the-end-of-her-marriage-in-a-new-collection/ – 1 3) One of my favorite writers, Lidia Yuknavitch stirs it up with “Explicit Violence” at The Rumpus: http://therumpus.net/2012/08/explicit-violence/ 4) My former boss, Dan Pallotta, writes about what really happened with former company Pallotta Teamworks: http://blogs.hbr.org/pallotta/2012/08/when-my-business-failed.html – disqus_thread 5) Alex Pruteanu has a wonderful piece, “Some of Life” up at The Bookends Review. And word on the street is that editor Jason is looking for submissions: http://thebookendsreview.com/2012/08/24/alex-pruteanu-some-of-life/ 6) Three refreshing poems by Bill Yarrow at Moira Poetry: http://moriapoetry.com/yarrow.html 7) Helen Vitoria brings panache with her latest, “Phoebe,” at Fwriction Review: http://www.fwrictionreview.com/post/30030828241/phoebe-by-helen-vitoria 8) A marvelous exchange with writers Christopher Allen and Marcus Speh at I Must Be Off: http://www.imustbeoff.com/2012/08/expat-author-interview-with-marcus-speh.html 9) Amazing friend and brilliant writer Julie Innis now has her very own Facebook Author Page. Join it before you lose sleep: http://www.facebook.com/JulieInnisWriter 10) Amy J. Clark is fiction contest winner at Solstice with “Rheumatic Fever:” http://solsticelitmag.org/fiction-contest-winner-rheumatic-fever/ I want to thank Michael Gillian Maxwell for making my first JMWW Flash Fiction course one of the best experiences I’ve ever had! His enthusiasm, willingness to try new approaches, coaching/communication skills and natural talent all added up to the highlight, and surprise of my summer. Thanks, Jen Michalski for suggesting this, and Michael, for signing on.]]>
HUMP Day Behind!
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Yes, this HUMP, on any given day, is the best! Thanks, Robert!
A stunning list of writing this week. Thanks for taking your time to assemble it all.
You are nothing short of pure brilliance, my friend!
Here comes Brenda! I know how you love the B’s…great blog, bud. Cheap trick.
LOVE, as always!! Thank you, Robert, for bringing us the latest on HUMP DAY!!! xo
Thank you, RV! 🙂
Dear Robert, thank you for featuring the interview with Chris Allen in your HUMP. Every time you hump you create a anthology of modern culture: not mono, but multi. Cheers from Berlin, the capital of HUMP.
I was blown away with surprise when I got to the last paragraph of this post. I had no idea and my jaw just dropped! Wow! Thank YOU for a wonderful, stimulating and most inspiring course. It was the perfect next step for my work and really gave me a jump start in a new direction. I deeply appreciate your patience, humor, and encouragement and your constructive insights. It was really fun and most memorable!
Love this! Great post. When is your own poetry chapbook coming out. I think you said September? E-mail me please!
Great post, again Robert. You continue to provide so much entertainment!
Your radio show is incredible every single month! I really enjoy it, as well as the rest of this blog, too.
Fantastic again, Robert! You rock.
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LOVING Brenda’s reference! Love the B’s and love the blog. Nice!
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