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Publication notice: Dead Snakes features “A Muted Iris” and “Amanda II: A Haiku”

11 May

Eric Robert Nolan, Author

I’m honored to report that two more of my poems were published today by Dead Snakes.  They are “A Muted Iris” and “Amanda II: A Haiku.”  You can find them here:

http://deadsnakes.blogspot.com/2016/05/eric-robert-nolan-two-poems_8.html

“A Muted Iris” was first published by Dagda Publishing in October 2014; the haiku was most recently published last year by Peeking Cat Poetry Magazine.  (It follows “Amanda,” which was featured by both Dead Snakes and Peeking Cat.)

Thanks once again to Editor Stephen Jarrell Williams at Dead Snakes!

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Wish me luck.

11 May

Break a leg Eric!

Eric Robert Nolan, Author

I’m pitching a TV movie screenplay today to the folks at the SyFy Channel.

It’s called SHARKNOLAN.

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Redemption Road

3 May

Secret Diary Of PorterGirl

In a fetid communal stairwell of anonymous council flats, I find myself wearing the other hat. The air is laced with urine and recent violence and my chest heavy as up, up, up I go. On the third floor there is a door ajar; it wasn’t the reason we came here but it is the reason we are here now.

We.

Harper is at my back and I have never felt so safe. You could feel safe anywhere if you knew Harper had your back. The open door seems an inevitable destination and through it we go, announcing our presence in the familiar way. 

The flat is pitifully bare. Dust and filth fight for purchase on the meagre possessions. Yet the place is oppressively full with a rancid stench that is worse than that of death. It is the smell of the very worst of life. And then all…

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Publication notice: Peeking Cat Poetry Magazine features “March Midnight Window”

1 May

Way to go, Eric!

Eric Robert Nolan, Author

I’m honored here to report that Peeking Cat Poetry Magazine has again elected to publish a poem of mine.  Today’s newly released April 2016 issue features “March Midnight Window” on page 17.

This piece originally appeared last year over at Dead Snakes.

I’d like to thank Editor Samantha Rose for this opportunity to see my work appear alongside that of so many talented people.

If you’d like to purchase a paperback copy of the April issue, you can do so over at Lulu.com:

http://www.lulu.com/shop/sam-rose/peeking-cat-poetry-magazine-issue-13-april-2016/paperback/product-22671580.html

Or, if you would like to download it in pdf format for free, just click here:

http://www.lulu.com/shop/sam-rose/peeking-cat-poetry-magazine-issue-13-april-2016/ebook/product-22671594.html

Have a great weekend, everyone!

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