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: 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: Dillinger

CARRYING THE FIRE

Recently, the Editor in Chief of Dumpster Fire Press engaged in a collaboration with musical talent Brotherwell of the RE: COVERY PROJECT in the adaption of his poem “Railroad Earth” into a song… It’s been quite the journey and we hope you enjoy. at the bottom you’ll find links to more of Brotherwell’s work asContinue reading “CARRYING THE FIRE”

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Merritt Waldon

Self-portrait in meditation

PUNKY DILLINGER…ART DIRECTOR

Yeah we never thought we’d see Dillinger with such a distinguished title either but as we navigate through whatever the hell we’re doing as it expands into wherever and whatever hell it’s mutating into it became necessary to shift some of the editorial duties over and give Dillinger a distinguished title to make for theContinue reading “PUNKY DILLINGER…ART DIRECTOR”

St. Augustine POETFEST

St. Augustine, FL – This year for National Poetry Month (April) Ancient City Poets have partnered with the English Department of Flagler College and the St. Johns Cultural Council to present a day-long celebration of creative writing and reciting on Saturday April 9th, the day after the Henry Rollins spoken word tour stop at theContinue reading “St. Augustine POETFEST”