meet Herb Kauderer

Headshot of Herb KaudererHerb Kauderer is a retired factory worker who grew up to be an associate professor of English at Hilbert College.

He has written film, drama, and short fiction, but is most noted for his poetry. His writing has won the Asimov’s Readers’ Award (2016), the Ewaipanoma Sonnet Contest (2008), and the WorldCon Poetry Slam (1998) and been nominated for the Pushcart, Rhysling, Elgin, Dwarf Star, and Analog AnLab Readers’ Awards. His current book is Flying Solo: The Lana Invasion (2017) from Poet’s Haven Press. More about him and his writing can be found at HerbKauderer.com

 

Read Herb’s work in Altered Reality Magazine

 keeping company  bug in the system  two wrongs
 zombie existence  Profiling the unknown  duration of the crossing
 Styx  out of hades  The Theft of Yesterday’s Lover
basilisk priestess’ nightmare scylla
satyr insane medusa depth perception
having touched sky arachnid defense space efficient
doom what lay underfoot look the other way
the robot insane sentient pushing listener