Q: When did you start writing?
Q: Who are your biggest inspirations/your favourite writers?
A: Favourite writers – in no specific order – Guy Clark, Townes Van Zandt, Bob McDill, Billy Joe Shaver, Donald Ray Pollock, Hunter S. Thompson, Langston Hughes, Gordon Parks, Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, Tom Petty and James McMurtry
Q: What time of day do you do most of your writing?
A: After midnight & before noon
Q: Why do you write?
A: The constant sense of urgency
Q: Do you have any favourite quotes from writers?
A: ~ Ain’t no money in poetry…that’s what sets the poet free…I’ve had all the freedom I can stand ~ (Guy Clark)
Q: What is one piece of advice you would give new/aspiring writers?
A: Ignore the fucking rules.
Q: Do you have any collections, chapbooks, or other books available for people to purchase?
A: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Gen Z Publishing, Inklings Books in Blue Springs.
Collections of poetry –
Tales of a Receding Hairline, Purgatory, Wicked Rhythm, Ozark Howler
Gallatin Gallows – (Release date: 05/23/18) Howler Holler – (Fall 2018) Cockpit Chronicles – (Spring 2019)
Lawbreaker Blues – (Fall 2019)
Hellraisers Hieroglyphics – (TBD)
Bootleggers Bluff – (TBD)