Hump it up Day

Hey fellow humpsters! Here are some noticeable things from this week around cyberland:

1) It’s Ben Tanzer Issue at DOGPLOTZ. I was so happy I peed my pants!

2) Could not make my heart sing more, guys and gals, nope! Bring some Joani into your life with Final Notes:

3) Two Serious Ladies, a new site lauched by Lauren Spohrer:

4) A moving Sunday essay “Wrinkles and Time” by Julia Goldberg at The Rumpus:

5) Sometimes there’s a piece I read and wish I’d written it. Here’s one:

6) Brad Listi, grand poobah at The Nervous Breakdown, does Adam Wilson for his podcast show, “Other People”:

7) Also, while at TNB, check out this amazing piece by Siri Zernand Muller: – comment-214613

8) Then, a bit of nostalgia, and some fun. My “Three Stooges” piece at Fictionaut:

9) Susan Tepper goes deep with Roberto Carlos Garcia in their Monday Chat: – comment-10449

10) This is one of those sites you just have to wonder, hmm? So fascinating!

11) A bonus post, just added this morning, by Blake Butler at VICE:

The Top Ten Most Frequently Played Songs on Several Famous Authors’ iTunes | VICE

Well, that’s about all for this HUMP DAY Blog! See you around town and don’t forget to order your very own copy of Flash Fiction Friday here. Please? Pretty please?


About Robert Vaughan

Originally from NY, Robert leads week long National writing retreats at sites like Mabel Dodge Luhan House, Synergia Ranch, and EarthRise IONS. His poems and fiction are published in over 500 print and online magazines, such as Necessary Fiction, BlazeVOX, Los Angeles Weekly, Literary Orphans and Smokelong Quarterly. He is Editor-in-Chief at (b)OINK magazine and leads round- tables for Redoak Writing in Milwaukee. He is six times a Pushcart Prize Nominee and his fiction and poetry have won awards, including a Micro-Fiction runner-up (2012) and twice a finalist in the Gertrude Stein Fiction Award (2013-14). His books are: Microtones (Cervena Barva Press); Diptychs + Triptychs + Lipsticks + Dipshits (Deadly Chaps); Addicts & Basements (Civil Coping Mechanisms); RIFT, co-authored with Kathy Fish (Unknown Press), and FUNHOUSE (Unknown Press).
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10 Responses to Hump it up Day

  1. Yasmine says:

    Love The Stooges piece at Fictionaut, and all the rest of these links, Robert! What great work you do for all of us writers. Thanks.

  2. JR Price says:

    The links are a great way to spend HUMP DAY! I really enjoyed many of these, and you are a rock star, sir!

  3. Theo says:

    That Stooges story had me cracking up! Has it been scarfed up by someone for publication yet? You are so fast at churning these amazing pieces out and I marvel every single time.

  4. Wallace says:

    Brilliant, you master crafter!

  5. Andrea says:

    Thanks for the weekly list!

  6. Robert Vaughan says:

    You’re so welcome, humpy buddy of mine, SM! xo

  7. Thanks for the shout-out, and the other recommendations!

  8. Elke says:

    This is such a great resource that you are providing and you give it away for free. I enjoy seeing websites that understand the value of providing a prime resource for free. I truly loved reading your posts on . Thanks!

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