Editor-in-Chief / Fiction Editor:
I’m an American transplant in Germany. I’ve lived in Germany for 11 out of my 26 years (and counting). I teach Business English and have a BA in English Literature. The closest thing to home I have in America is San Diego, California. I’ve been published in Expat Press, Door is a Jar Magazine, Five:2:One Magazine, and Silent Auctions Magazine. My debut novella was released on August 31st via Alien Buddha Press. It’s entitled FAMINE: Get The Hell Outta Here While You Still Can.
David Estringel is a reader / writer/ poet / bibliophile and Writing Studies teaching assistant at the University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley, located in Brownsville, Texas (USA). He received his BA in English in 1992 from the University of Texas at Brownsville and will receive his MAIS in English (concentration in Literature & Cultural Studies) Summer 2020. He will also receive his MFA in Creative Writing in May 2020. Future plans include a lot of writing and publishing more his poetry and short-stories, teaching college literature and creative writing, reading all the books in his library (1310 and counting), and publishing his second book of poetry.
His work has been accepted and/or published by Specter Magazine, Foliate Oak Magazine, Terror House Magazine, Expat Press, 50 Haikus, littledeathlit, Down in the Dirt, Route 7 Review, Setu Bilingual Journal, Paper Trains Journal, The Elixir Magazine, Soft Cartel, Harbinger Asylum, Briars Lit, Open Arts Forum, Cajun Mutt Press, Former People Journal, The Ugly Writers, Writ in Dust, Cephalopress, Twist in Time, Merak Magazine, Salt Water Soul, Cherry House Press, Subterranean Blue Poetry, Printed Words, Sunflower Sutras, Tulip Tree Publishing (“Story of the Week”), Salt Ink, PPP Ezine, Digging through the Fat, Haiku Journal, Foxhole Magazine, The Basil O’Flaherty, Three Line Poetry, Agony Opera, The Siren’s Call Ezine, Alien Buddha Press, Alien Buddha Press Ezine, Synchronized Chaos, Pantheon of Poesy, The @baffled Haiku Daily, Blood Moon Rising Magazine, Grey Borders Press, The Blue Nib, Fishbowl Press, Horror Sleaze Trash, Poetizer, Rigorous Magazine, Corvus Review, Spillwords Press, Proletaria Journal, Cherry Magazine, Bleached Butterfly, Poetry Pea (Haiku Pea), ICOE Press, Arthut, TL:DR Press, Sub Roza Zine, Spit Poet Zine, Ponder Savant, Outcast Magazine, Z Publishing, Impspired Magazine, Drunk Monkeys, Channillo, and The Good Men Project, where he was a Lead Editor and columnist (“Going Grey with David Estringel”). He is also a Contributing Editor (fiction) at Red Fez, a writer, contributing editor, and “Artist in Residence” at The Elixir Magazine, columnist at Channillo, and a Fiction Reader at riverSedge: A Journal of Art & Literature. David is also a permanent “Featured Writer” (monthly) at Cajun Mutt Press and Poetry Editor at Fishbowl Press.
David’s work has also been accepted for publication in eight anthologies: Dreamscapes (Cherry House Press), Briar’s Lit Vol. II (Briars Lit), Alien Buddha’s House of Horrors (Alien Buddha Press), Psalms of the Alien Buddha (Alien Buddha Press), DADDY: A Cultural Anthology (Grey Border Books), Shades of Pride (TL;DR Press), One Last Poem Anthology (ICOE Press), and Texas’ Emerging Poets – 2019 (Z Publishing). His first collection of poetry and prose, Indelible Fingerprints, was published in April 2019 by Alien Buddha Press.
David has been working on his first chapbooks of poetry Blue, Civil Wars, Trois, and life in/verse. His first feature-length collection of poetry and prose Indelible Fingerprints was
accepted for publication at Alien Buddha Press March 2019 and published
April 1, 2019. He is also diving “head first” into short-story writing
that will mostly encompass oeuvres of kitchen-sink and dirty realisms and the surreal.
David has also been interviewed by South Florida Poetry Journal (USA), poetry mini interviews (Canada), the Human Condition – RGV Titan Radio (USA), and authors interviews (UK).