david a. estringel

Poet   /   Writer   /   Columnist   /  Editor

BIO

Skills

A concise list of some of the most valuable professional skills I possess. My tricks of the trade and what I can bring to the table.

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Literary Journals, Magazines & Presses

39
Poems Accepted for Publication

3

Short-Stories Accepted for Publication

28
Essays Accepted for Publication

33
Reprints of Prose & Verse 

2
Poet 

Interviews

64
Unique Published Works

2
Anthology Appearances

Latest News

2/15/19 - "Interviewed Poets - David Estringel (Coda)" published at poetry mini interviews today.


2/11/19 - Essay "'Fulfillment in 100 Words" published at The Good Men Project today.


2/11/19 - Poem "When I Think of Him, I Think of Black Coffee and Toast with Red Plum Jam" accepted for reprint at Foxhole Magazine for their "Memory" issue.


2/10/19 - Essay "On the Outside, Looking In" reprinted in column "Words from the Fringe: The Big, Bad World of Outsider Lit" at Channillo.


2/10/19 - Essay "On the Outside, Looking In - Part II" published at The Good Men Project today.


2/10/19 - Essay "On the Outside, Looking In - Part I" published at The Good Men Project today.


2/10/19 - Poem "Killers" published at Cephalopress today.


2/9/19 - Poems "life in/verse" and "A Dog's Life for Me" to be reprinted at The Elixir Magazine March 2019.


2/9/19 - Essay "Maintaining the High Road when Things Get Rocky" from "Going Grey with David Estringel" published today at The Good Men Project.


2/8/19 - Part V of "Interviewed Poets - David Estringel" published today at poetry mini interviews.


2/5/19 - Essays "Men Who Can't Not Write (A Call for Submissions" and "Loving the Man in the Mirror" published at The Good Men Project tonight.


2/3/19 - Essay "True Prosperity" from column "Going Grey with David Estringel" at The Good Men Project published today.


2/2/19- Poems "the lights are on, but no one is home" and "Olokun," as well as short story "Windows" published at The Elixir Magazine today!


2/1/19 - Part IV of "Interviewed Poets - David Estringel" published today at poetry mini interviews.


2/1/19 - Poems "Blue Sky through Bare Branches" and "Kiss Me, Again, Again, and Again" featured at Digging through the Fat today.


1/30/19 - Poem (haiku) "Solace #2" accepted for reprint at Haiku Journal #61 published 1/31/19 in print. 


1/14/19 - Poems "Blue Room," "Old Filament, Broken Bulb,"Blue Sky through Bare Branches," "Kiss Me, Again, Again, and Again," and "And the Beat Goes On," will be featured on Sunflower Sutras podcast February/March 2019


1/14/19 - Poems "Blue Sky through Bare Branches" and "life in/verse" to be reprinted by Printed Words in Spring 2019.


1/12/19 - NEW poems "In the Ether" and "Only Cats Walk Fences" just accepted by Subterranean Blue Poetry! Publication date TBD.

Other Gigs

Teaching Assistant for the Writing and Language Studies Program at the University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley


Contributing Editor (Fiction) at Red Fez.


Editor and writer at The Elixir Magazine.


Lead Editor & Columnist ("Going Grey with David Estringel") at The Good Men Project. 


Columnist (Words from the Fringe: The Big Bad World of Outsider Lit") at Channillo


Future Editor-in-Chief of The Tripping Muse - coming Summer 2019!

Latest Awards 

Short story "Windows" accepted for reprint on 1/29/2019 at Tulip Tree Publishing for "Story of the Week"


David has a few chapbook contest entries under consideration. Check back for updates!

Current Projects

David is continually working on new material for his first book of poetry The Spaces in Between. He aims to have a book-length collection by the end of 2019.


David is currently working on getting his first chapbook of poetry published in 2019. Currently, he has three manuscripts out under review: Indelible Fingerprints, Civil Wars, and life in/verse


David is currently working on new prose and verse (depending on the mood of his muse, of course) for publication in 2019.


David continues to contribute to other publications in varying capacities at Red Fez, The Elixir Magazine, Channillo, and The Good Men Project. He hopes to add Digging through the Fat / Digging Press to the list in 2019.


David continues to work towards creating The Tripping Muse, a literary magazine that will feature poetry, fiction, essays, and interviews for folks who LOVE good writing. Coming Summer 2019!

Most Recent Acceptances / Publications

Cajun Mutt Press - "Just Another Day" (poem scheduled for 5/1/2019)


Cajun Mutt Press - "Coffeehouse Romance" (poem scheduled for 4/12/2019)


Salt Water Soul - "Olokun" (poem reprint scheduled for March/April 2019)


Cajun Mutt Press - "Storms" (poem scheduled for 3/20/2019)


Cherry House Press - "AI! AI! AI!..." (poem reprint scheduled for end of 3/2019)


Sunflower Sutras (podcast) - "Blue Room," "Old Filament, Broken Bulb," "Blue Sky through Bare Branches," "Kiss Me, Again, Again, and Again," and "And the Beat Goes On" (poems scheduled for February/March 2019 [tentative])


Twist in Time - "Nothing Lasts" (poem reprint scheduled for 3/1/2019)


The Elixir Magazine - "A Dog's Life for Me" (poem reprint scheduled for 3/2019)


The Elixir Magazine - "life in/verse (poem reprint scheduled for 3/2019)


poetry mini interviews - "Interviewed Poets - David Estringel (Coda)" (interview published 2/15/19)


The Good Men Project - "'Fulfillment' in 100 Words" (essay published 2/11/19)


Foxhole Magazine - "When I Think of Him, I Think of Black Coffee and Toast with Red Plum Jam" (poem reprint scheduled for 4/2019.


The Good Men Project - "On the Outside, Looking In - Part I" (essay published 2/10/19)


Channillo - "On the Outside, Looking In" (reprint February 2019)


Cephalopress - "Killers" (poem scheduled for 2/10/2019)


The Good Men Project - "Maintaining the High Road when Things Get Rocky" (essay published 2/9/19)


poetry mini interviews - "Interviewed Poets - David Estringel, Part V (interview published 2/8/19)


The Good Men Project - "Loving the Man in the Mirror" (essay published 2/5/2019)


The Good Men Project - "Men Who Can't Not Write (A Call for Submissions)" (essay published 2/5/2019)


The Good Men Project - "True Prosperity" (essay published 2/3/2019)


The Elixir - "Windows" (short story reprinted 2/2/19)


The Elixir - "the lights are on but no one is home" (poem reprinted 2/2/2019)


The Elixir - "Olokun" (poem reprinted 2/2/2019)


poetry mini-interviews - "Interviewed Poets - David Estringel (Part IV)" (interview published 2/1/2019)


Digging through the Fat - "Blue Sky through Bare Branches" and "Kiss Me, Again, Again, and Again" (poems feature 2/1/2019)


Paper Trains Journal - "Poetica" (schedule date TBD)