So... WHEELHOUSE, in conjunction with EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE, released their PRESS anthology.
I was solicited by their editor DAVID WOLACH, I sent them an essay and it was accepted for presentation and publication, I flew out to Washington and presented it, LARINA WARNOCK from THE EXTERNALIST wrote this about it:
"This panel generated some of the best critical discussion I’ve seen in months, largely, I think, because the three panelists (comedian Bill Barr, writer/editor Barry Graham, and writer/student Jeff Konen) were coming at the same subject from three very different directions and, more importantly, so obviously cared about the subject. I was utterly taken in by Graham’s reading—the gut honesty of it..."
So, now the anthology is out, but somehow my essay was discarded, even though he emailed me a few months ago and told me it would be included. I guess there was no room for it, since they had to make room for the work of the editors, including his own...