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Thomas Vaultonburg
Works at Zombie Logic Press
Attended Rockford College
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Five Poems By Colin Dodds
Colin Dodds is the author of Another Broken Wizard, WINDFALL and The Last Bad Job, which Norman Mailer touted as showing “something that very few writers have; a species of inner talent that owes very little to other people.” His writing has appeared in mor...
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Ugly People Sitting On a Park Bench
I'm full of stuff like poetry today. I got this poem right here. It's deceptively simple in it's simplitude. I say that to try to sucker you into believing there's something there. We both know the truth, don't we?  I'm not saying these people on a bench ar...
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Unwitting Outsider Poetry From Thursday
I wrote a poem I didn't write today. For some weird reason I had this flashback to a bartender I worked with almost two decades ago who was always telling me about this goof she was dating. She died suddenly, and I had this bad feeling for her that the end ...
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#outsiderart  and a short story by Adam Kluger. 
This is an amazing painting and short story by Adam Kluger, from his series of short stories Winners and Losers. He is influenced by Bukowski, Hemingway, Fante, and Salinger, but his style is definitely all his own. "Reflecti...
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Mod Wolves. PR 5. Why? Why not? #themightyboosh  
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Three Things I Want To Believe In
I'm about as cynical and pessimistic as it gets. I'm like Mikey in that old Life cereal commercial. I think everything is fake and it's all bad and no matter what any of does we're doomed. But this summer three different things are giving me hope. There are...
I'm about as cynical and pessimistic as it gets. I'm like Mikey in that old Life cereal commercial. I think everything is fake and it's all bad and no matter what any of does we're doomed. But this summer three different things are giving me hope. There are three things I really want to believe ...
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Playing the Short Stack
For almost a decade I've been joking that I was a better poet twenty years ago than I am now, and I'm not getting any better. Well, it doesn't seem much like a joke anymore, so I had a brainstorm: I have twenty-five years of journals of poems I started, fin...
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B.Z. Niditch at Outsider Poetry
                                                                                                         B.Z. NIDITCH is a poet, playwright, and fiction writer.  His work is widely published in journals and magazines throug...
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Poetry From NYC Subway Cars By Adam Kluger
No More Love Music was written a number of years ago inside NYC subway cars. -Adam Kluger When I read those words I was already in, as I spent an entire Summer riding the Rockford buses because I didn't have anywhere to go or anything better to do. These ar...
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Joseph Reich Charles Atlas Poems
Someone recently asked me what criteria I use to decide if I'm reading a great poem or not. And I immediately responded "I don't." Because my response to poetry isn't based on a good/bad continuum. I'm more interested in something that makes me say WTF was ...
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  • Zombie Logic Press
    Publisher, 1997 - present
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Rockford, Illinis
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Byron, Illinois
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Thomas L. Vaultonburg is an American poet and children's book author and the publisher at Zombie Logic Press.
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  • Rockford College
    Psychology, 1993 - 1995
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Come to Rockford, Illinois, and bring your sledge hammer, big guy. I'm sure you'll have different results with your douchebag act here.
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