HUMP Happy Day!

Hello friends!

Every day brings with it the opportunity to love deeper, go further, transcend. And also read!!!: these are among the best finds the internet harbers of late:

1)   My piece, “There’s No Place Like Home” is up at Metazen:

There’s No Place Like Home by Robert Vaughan | Metazen

Also, my poem, The Thief is up at Fictionaut: “The Thief” by Robert Vaughan — Fictionaut

2)  Always amazing James Claffey up at Cobalt Review:

3)  Bartelby Snopes has a great new story by Samuel Snoek- Brown:

4)  At Cutty Spot, Matthew Sherling reviews poet Frank O’Hara:

5) Gill Hoffs gets down with adorable Christopher Allen about his NEW BOOK:

6) Micah Ling is up at with these two poems:

7) Jules Archer stuns in the best way with 50 Shades of WTF:

8) Two lovely poems by Stevie Edwards up at A-Minor:

9) Blue Fifth Review has a brilliant new all-poetry issue:

10) In addition to Christopher Allen’s new book, (Conversations with S. Teri O’ Type A Satire) it was announced yesterday by Paula Bomer at Sententia Books that Meg Tuite’s Implosion, is forthcoming in 2013!!! Congratulations, Christopher and Meg! conversations with s. teri o’type

Sententia Books

And I have to mention that of course we remember. We will always remember.

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 600 print and online magazines, such as Necessary Fiction, BlazeVOX, Los Angeles Weekly, Literary Orphans and Smokelong Quarterly. He is Editor-in-Chief at Bending Genres and leads round- tables for Redoak Writing in Milwaukee. He is nine 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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14 Responses to HUMP Happy Day!

  1. Andrea says:

    Love your poem, hope it wins! Always inspiring.

  2. Lx says:


  3. Gill Hoffs says:

    Thanks for the mention, Robert! Chris was a dream to interview – huge congratulations to him and the ever effervescent Meg Tuite!

  4. Christopher says:

    Thanks, RV! Sloppy kiss!

  5. Cindy says:

    Great blog and wonderful list of writing links. Keep it up!

  6. Theo says:

    Another brilliant poem and that story at Metazen is crazy great!

  7. Sean says:

    Robert, your blog always fills me up with great joy.

  8. Wallace says:

    I can’t wait for your poetry book to emerge this fall. It’s still coming right?

  9. megtuite says:

    Thank you so much, amazing Robert, and congratulations on the Metazen story. LOVED it!

  10. First and most importantly, thanks for all the news, Robert! I’m actually working on a similar post right now, and I’m totally cribbing some of these announcements!

    But also: Hey! Thanks for the shout-out about my story! 🙂

  11. Claudia says:

    Your site is OUTTA SITE!!! Love this blog, every week.

  12. Denis de Young says:

    Really like this post and some of your links! Thanks!

  13. Katy Lista says:

    This was really an interesting and informative blog post. Pretty cool! Thanks for sharing all the great information.

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