MATT on the drive-in marquee–A drama by Chris Joseph Stancato

MATT on the Drive-In Marquee, a Drama by Chris Joseph Stancato MATT on the Drive-in Marquee “I’ll be sure to take good care of Gale tonight Mrs. Hollis.” “I expect that you will Zampo. She is on her summer break for only two months and hasn’t been out that much. Since my husband passed, things have been rough on us emotionally and financially. To have a young man like yourself with a good job, nice car, want to take out my sweet Gale is, well, it’s really kind.” “Mrs. Read more [...]

book release!

Super Special Summer Book Release! The Vinyl Record Collection of Stories, Volume I is a coming-of-age story about Trey Carte, his social timeline—a soundtrack of ten chapters, and the budding relationship with his dad. This compelling collection of stories is set in the borough of Belle Vernon, located in Western Pennsylvania.The time is 1977 at a small house on Water Street. A place where the wealth of rich music, a vast collection of vinyl, creates a unique cohesiveness for Trey and his Read more [...]

haiku porticos 1

Haiku Genres in a Modern Style Poetry—evolves.Freedom is the range of change.The reinvention…Haiku Porticos...  Poetry nearly reinvented and brilliant! Really enjoyed the American-Machina 33 style poetry!Poetry in MotionOnce again, Chris Stancato’s’ talents come out in his poetry!RAVE REVIEWS ABOUT THESE NEW HAIKU Haiku Porticos, a chapbook with haiku genres in a modern approach with new names, styles, and the introduction of a new form: American-Machina33. In this time Read more [...]

“You can’t walk out of a drive-in!”

Danny Zuko, T-Bird, Rydell High Greaser Gang Zuko was right, even though Sandy, who he just asked to go steady, had other intentions. However, you can walk out of your home, hop in your car, and pull into a drive-in cinema. To escape the feeling of being cornered by Covid-19, The Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLIFF) in partnership with Pier Sixty-Six Hotel and Marina, has the place and space for you to enjoy a night on the town at their drive-in cinema. Families, couples, and Read more [...]

haiku porticos

by Chris Joseph Stancato https://youtu.be/GE6cAIfgY1E This is the time of technology and speed; of instant gratification and social media platforms. A challenging time for some—a difficult time for others. The fast pace demand is only a simple nod to these times as recognition. What does poetry demand? Some of us will take a direction away from the viral activity, and onto a blue highway—the lifeline of a sacred road map. This entry where local people and shops shoulder the community; Read more [...]

¡EBooks 4 Everyone!

Free to $3: Comedy, Romance, Drama, Poetry Gas Station Ganja, a comedy: "Mark was right when he said the word of them selling weed would spread around the small towns of the Mon Valley.  Pot heads found their nirvana; the message had spread like smoke signals as the hype around the pipe now had a name: Gas Station Ganja."Serendipia, James & Adaline, a romance: “I want to hold your body and feel the sunshine in your soul.” Serendipia is a Spanish word which translates to Serendipity in Read more [...]

GRĒN BLŪ HAIKU No. 2

https://youtu.be/F4FLpVZsaeE Podcast Orange Postman POP No. 2 (Love & Hope) GRĒN BLŪ HAIKU NO. 2 also called Love & Hope is a haiku based on my experience with homeless people. The project to help our neighbors, our community, was organized by a community engagement program: Love Hope Music, based in Miami, FL. Read more [...]

Grēn Blū Haiku

https://youtu.be/iz4lZnPgUPM Grēn Blū Haiku-- "Grēn Blū Haiku No 1" is a social commentary about helping your neighbors, your community. A call to act with virtue and give to those who need your help or time. You can find this type of literature along with literary and documentary reviews, short-stories, and the five books that I have authored at my website www.orangepostman.com Podcast Orange Postman Podcast Orange Postman, aka ¡POP! is your channel of channels. Be sure to subscribe Read more [...]

¡Meet the Author!

Photo by @TheFilth83 Taylor Davis Presents: LIVE at Roots Miami Kava & Eatery Hosted by Taylor Davis Sound and Roots Miami Kava Bar & Vegan Eatery - Wynwood ▶️¡Sábado Gigante! A night of music and vendors at one of the hippest spots in town-- @taylorjamesdavis presents a variety of musical performances and vendors like me! 🍊⭕Join me on this night with some of the best talent in our town! ✔ Roots Kava Miami ℹ🎂YOUR HOST: John Everyman BUT WAIT!! THERE'S Read more [...]

A Stinging Short-Story by Chris Joseph Stancato

On the Heels of the Bee's Knees Who are we gonna call Ron?” “Well, it aint gonna be Ghost Busters.” “Should I laugh now or after we die from bee stings,” Daryl said. Ron crossed his arms, smiling. “I thought it was funny.” Daryl crossed his arms as well, but frowned. “It won’t be funny if mom gets stung.” “First of all. They are honey bees,” Ron said. “Stop right there Mr. Science,” Daryl said. Ron looked up at the large bee hive and didn’t utter Read more [...]

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