El Portal to Publish King’s poem “Grit Bliss”

This is a piece I penned as the centerpiece for a collection of my poetry with this very title, Grit Bliss. I have much gratitude that it found a home individually in Eastern New Mexico University’s literary journal. Check out the cover art of their most recent edition.

Bear Review To Publish “Unnamable”

This poem is a chimera made real on the page by Bear Review. My work is keeping some wonderful literary company. I’m very grateful to the poetic Bears in those Kansas City coffeehouses.

A Just Verdict to be Published by Pennsylvania Literary Journal

I wrote this stream of consciousness short story not too long after moving to Monterey Peninsula as a result of most days walking Carmel Beach. To touch rocky promontory at each end of the beach is about a three mile walk. The rocks came alive to me as they grounded my body as well as my spirit. And so this story . . .