My poem "Living Week to Week" has been published by Flying Island. Check it out here. #poem #livingweektoweek #writing
My poem "Living Week to Week" will be published by Flying Island in late summer/early fall. #poem #accepted #writing
Here is the full "23 Years Sober." #poem #KurtCobain
My poem "23 Years Sober" has been published in Measure. It's sort of a villanelle about Kurt Cobain. #poem #Measure #KurtCobain
My story “Therapy” is now available in Dime Show Review Volume 3 Issue 1 on Amazon. You can still find it on the website too (https://www.dimeshowreview.com/therapy-by-phillip-smith/). If you haven’t read it, I hope you enjoy it. #shortstory #published #writing
Stan Lee's characters taught readers many things: being tolerant (X-Men), being a teenager (Spider-Man and X-Men), being brave, couragous, and standing up for people (Captain America), being a perfect family isn't perfect (Fantastic Four), and (especially for me) being able to hold in your anger until it explodes (Hulk). Thanks Stan! Excelsior!
I've started a new project I'm calling "alt-rock poems." I picture it as a chapbook of 10-15 poems that are inspired by alt-rock from the early 90s. I have a good start on five of them. I decided the notebook I'm writing in needed some decoration to fit the theme.
It looks like they changed the address to my flash fiction "Therapy." You can find it here.
It's been busy lately. So here is another quick update. I upgraded the blog. You can now find it at phillipsmith-writer.com. Also, I received an update on my poem "23 Years Sober," which is about Kurt Cobain. The issue of Measure: A Review of Formal Poetry it's in will be out at the end of … Continue reading A Couple More Updates