FROM THE EDITOR

Yup, that blowhard again… We continued with our original format with VOICES FROM THE FIRE this week . VOICES will be returning possibly a day late, due to the fact that Dumpster Fire Press or rather I will be heading down to ST. Augustine PoetFest to sponsor the UNDERGROUND SOUNDS SHOW featuring Wayne Mason atContinue reading “FROM THE EDITOR”

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Shane Allison

Bold New Mindscape

There are some books that you will read that will shake you to your core and remind you what real writing and art is all about in Ari Whipple’s hybrid collection of poetry and art.These are some of the most courageous page ever to go into print from Dumpster Fire Press and it’s an honorContinue reading “Bold New Mindscape”

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Michael Lacy

Beth Remember when you would tell me if your sky was falling That you’d wait for mine to come back around Well I only trusted you as hard as I could throw  Which is hard, and up against that bedroom wall Because we liked to remodel our hearts in the dark… So if you startContinue reading “VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Michael Lacy”

CONSIDER THIS, APRIL CRUELTY BEGINS

with our first release… Roz Washington returns with a new collection of poetry ALL THINGS CONSIDERED, picking up where SUNLIFE left off. New destinations, new encounters both real and imaginary, varying phases of contemplation and a journey into a Bradbury-esque cosmos engineered by Jules Vernes. Take a walk on the wildside where even the mostContinue reading “CONSIDER THIS, APRIL CRUELTY BEGINS”

APRIL CRUELTY IS COMING

That’s right, National Poetry Month is on the horizon and April is cruel, poet and publishers punishing each other and themselves alike… First on the agenda…Editor in Chief Mike Zone will be attending St. Augustine PoetFest (brainchild of Chris Bodor)…taking part in a discussion panel regarding Poets and Change (essentially poetry and politics), then there’sContinue reading “APRIL CRUELTY IS COMING”

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Maksym Beshlei

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Robert Ragan

And Afraid There was something there with them. Rachel could feel its eyes watching as they stood around talking while they went on and on about the lake house. She stood there in a trance witness to horrible visions of chained maniacs. And the brutal man who ruled the insane with an iron fist. Dan,Continue reading “VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Robert Ragan”

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Tiberius Galloway

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Stephen Whitter

These Days.  Yes, I’m afraid it’s me, And this is you now, Well I’ll be.  A detached house, attached husband, Two kids, a new surname.  A brand-new Audi. Your face was a picture, when you realised  I, wasn’t working with the removal men. It was mine the stuff they were moving into the new house.Continue reading “VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Stephen Whitter”