Beginning August, 2015, and continuing until completion: Mulch: a bizarro, speculative fiction, southern gothic, magical realism smashup. 

Wattpad is also home to my Quotidian Project. A new poem a day for a year. Poet, educator, writer. Winner of the Dogfish Head Poetry Prize, Delaware Press Association Award for Best Verse, nominated for the Pushcart Prize, National Press Award for Best Verse. Awarded an NEA grant to adapt Romeo & Juliet into a rock musical for teenagers, Whitaker teaches Drama, Psychology, and English at Pocomoke High School. Whitaker is a member of the National Book Critics Circle and the literary review editor for the Broadkill Review. He is the author of three chapbooks of poetry and the YA ebook Seven Days on the Mountain, and Toxic Tourism: Dystopian Short Fiction. His chapbook The Black Narrows was selected for the Key Chapbook Series by the Broadkill Press. Many of the poems in The Black Narrows first appeared here.
  • Location:
    Eastern Shore of VA, DELMARVA
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    3 years ago

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Description: Hidden in the corpse-fertilized fields of father, farmer, and crime-lord Mulch Hayes has created a magic box to imprison his half-mermaid daughter, Marina, whose power is matched only by her innocence. The box...


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