Publications


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These are links to Rick's work that has been / will be published.


Idyll on the Riverbank” and “St. Gertrude of the Boulevard” (poetry) appeared in Mulberry Fork Review,Issue 3, Volume 2.


“Untitled” (it’s a Haiku!) appears in Haiku Journal, Issue 38.


“Cairn” (poetry) appears in the October 2015, week 2 issue of Cowboy Poetry Press


“Bill” (poetry) appeared in the October 2015, week 4 issue of Cowboy Poetry Press


“Fiat” (poetry) appeared in the February 2016 “Lent” issue of Pilgrim Journal.


“Near Acquaintance” (flash fiction) appeared in the Winter 2015 Issue of After the Pause.


"Bunker" (flash fiction) appeared in  the December 5th, 2015 edition of Flash Fiction Magazine.


"Ascending Descent" (flash fiction) and "Between foxtrot and tango" (poetry) appeared in Bop Dead City Issue 14.


"The Fifth Letter" (flash fiction) appeared in Beorh Weekly.


"Chìtù mǎ" (poetry) appeared in 2015's "Pop Culture Issue" at Yellow Chair Review


"Gunsels Need Not Apply" (prose poetry) appeared in The Five Two, a crime poetry weekly and is read on YouTube here: Gunsels Need not Apply


"Quiet Stable" (poetry) appeared in Quatrain Fish (January 2016)


"Dali at Home" and "Moon Like a Sun Like a Montage" are poems paired with original artwork by Karen Klinedinst, and appeared in The Light Ekphrastic.


"duct tape fixes everything" (prose poetry) appeared in the Zodiac Review.


"Shadowguests" (poetry) appeared in the May 10th edition of Amaryllis (UK)


"Mea Culpa" (poetry) appeared in the Candelmas Issue of Dappled Things.


"Helsinki notes" (poetry) appeared in Rust+ Moth.


"Senecio" (poetry) appeared in Dali's Lovechild  Issue 18.


"Ruth and Boaz at the Threshing Floor" and "When I knew / you were gone" (poetry)

appeared in the September, 2016 issue of Allegro Poetry Magazine. (UK)


"New Breeds" (microfiction) appeared in the July, 2016 edition of Urban Fantasist. (UK)


"Old Growth" and "Signs of a May Morning" (poetry) appeared in Spirit Fire Review.


"Someday We'll Incarnate You in Porcelain" and "Family Album" (poetry) appeared in Indiana Voice Journal.


"On Finding Thinness" and "Battleground words" (poetry) appeared in Issue 1 of Shorter University's Bridges Magazine.


"truelovetruelovetruelovetruelovetruelove" (poetry) appeared in Strange Poetry (UK).


"Chest of Recollection" (prose poetry) appeared in Deep Water Literary Journal (Ireland).


"A town of mirrors and quaking 44's" (poetry) was the Artist's Choice winner for the Ekphrastic Challenge, January 2017 in Rattle. 


"Economies of Martyrdom" (prose poetry) appeared in Eunoia (Singapore).

  

"Running a little late"(poetry) appeared in the Spring 2017 print edition of Whitworth University's Rock and Sling.


"A very small problem" (flash fiction) appeared in Beakful (Becquée) (France).


"Crossing the County Line" (poetry) appeared in Into the Void(Ireland).


"Ascension Day" (poetry)  appeared in The Christian Century.


"Andromache at Pergamon" (poetry) appeared in Bluepepper (Australia).


"The Spirit of Truckee Lake" (poetry) appeared in the August 2017 edition of Sonic Boom Journal (India).


"Fairy Tale Ending" (flash fiction) was voice recorded by a Canadian actor and appeared on the podcast of The Centropic Oracle(Canada).


"99 to the Columbia," and "The solitary life holds splendid treats," (poetry--sonnets) appeared in the August 2017 edition of Rotary Dial(Canada).


"Narcissus of Hollywood" (poetry) and "Feasting on pasties at the Empire Mine" (poetry--sonnet) appeared in Prole (UK).


"Our Lady of Iliniza Norte," "Reflection on Salvador Dali’s The Apotheosis of Homer," "Klee and Kipling tête-à-tête" and "Aseptic" (poetry) appeared in issue #51 of egoPHobia(Romania).


"Still life with jigsaw hearts," "Great, great, great, great uncle," and "Ancestral photo album" (poetry) appeared in the December 2017 edition of Open: Journal of Arts and Letters (UK).


"Paleo Makeover" (flash fiction) was selected for Magic Mondays publication by Vestal Review.


"Ready or Not" (flash fiction) appeared as a monthly "Speculative Fiction" selection with Eastern Iowa Review.


"Old Growth" (Pushcart Prize nominee, poetry) appeared as a reprint in the Winter Edition, "The Life of Trees" by Author's Journal of Inventive Literature.


"The Virgin of Pico Rivera with Child" (poetry) appeared in the February 19th, 2018 edition of Amethyst Review (UK).


"Choreography for the Drunk in the Gutter Ballade" (poetry) appeared March 8th, 2018 in The Pangolin Review (Mauritius).


"Houyhnhnm" (flash fiction) appeared in the April 1st, 2018 edition of Riggwelter(UK).


"Hello Unwraps" and "Element 79" (poetry) appeared in the May/June 2018 issue of Ink in Thirds.


"Excerpted", "Moon Face Explains Himself Again" and "Ecce Eyespots" (poetry) appeared in Survision Magazine, Issue #3, June 2018. (Ireland).


"Pietification" (prose poetry) appeared in Dawntreader ( UK).  "Into the West with Psilocybin and Jefferson's Avatar" (prose poetry) will appear in an upcoming edition of Dawntreader, tba.


"Refusing Oblivion" (poetry)  appeared in the June, 2018 issue of Lonesome October Lit (UK).


"Nebuchadnezzar II Unchained" (prose poetry) appeared in the July 23rd, 2018 edition of Psaltery and Lyre.