<![CDATA[Hello everyone! What a week it has been...the political climate heats up for debates, the red carpet and Emmys ("the whats?" as my dear friend says), the solstice, and the religious holidays, so yeah. It's been a big one. And through it all, here are ten (or more) links for you to check out: I have two flash fiction pieces, Mother/Father & Clown up at Necessary Fiction: http://necessaryfiction.com/writerinres/MotherFatherandClown. Thanks editor and friend Nancy Freund. Also, my short fiction, “Cat’s Pajamas,” is at Fictionaut: http://fictionaut.com/stories/robert-vaughan/the-cats-pajamas–2. Formerly appeared at 52/250 and Connotation Press. Thanks editors Michelle Elvy and Meg Tuite. Blue Five Notebook’s Blue Collection: Music issue is live: http://bluefifthreview.wordpress.com/2012/09/19/the-blue-collection-2-music-12-19-summer-2012/ Mathieu Cailler has this gorgeous piece at Two Hawks Quarterly: Hit and Stay – Two Hawks Quarterly | Two Hawks Quarterly Smokelong Quarterly airs Issue #37: http://www.smokelong.com/cover37.asp Howie Good has new signature poetry at Golden Sparrow Magazine: http://goldensparrowmag.com/2012/09/23/the-winter-of-things/ Poet Marc Vincenz has two new gems in the latest Revolution House: http://revolutionhousemag.com/?page_id=23 Polari Magazine features Michael Langan’s interview with performance artist Matt Fennemore about queer arts pioneer David Wojnarowicz, one of my largest mentors and literary influences: http://www.polarimagazine.com/interviews/matt-fennemore-david-wojnarowicz/ Spenser Davis reviews Dorothea Lasky’s new poetry book, Thunderbird, at The Rumpus: http://therumpus.net/2012/09/thunderbird-by-dorothea-lasky/ Matthew Sherling’s words at Cutty Spot about Edward Mullany’s If I Falter At The Gallows: http://cuttyspot.tumblr.com/post/31720836056/words-on-if-i-falter-at-the-gallows-by-edward. (P.S. I am currently reading this collection and love it!!! Thanks, Matt!) Writer Christopher Allen is probed gently by Martha Williams about his fabulous new book, Conversations with S. Teri O’Type: http://marthawilliams.org/2012/09/14/conversations-christopher-allen/ Erin Fitzgerald is up at Matchbook: http://www.matchbooklitmag.com/ And that’s all she wrote (not Erin, just the cliche!). Get on out there before you no longer can.]]>
8 thoughts on “HUMP Kippur”
Agreed, with so much going on in the universe…thanks for the respite of escapism. Fantabulous!
Oh and Happy New Year to you too!
Happy New Year to Andrea, and to all my Jewish pals! xoxo
Gorgeous writing, Robert! Keep it up!
Thanks a bunch for sharing this with all of us you really know what you’re talking about! Bookmarked. Please also visit my site. We could have a link exchange between us!
Love your work and the rest of these amazing links. Thanks!
Keep rockin the lit world, RV!
You bring us the best every week. Can’t wait to read it all this weekend.