Wednesday, July 15, 2015

New Flash Nonfiction

Check out four of my MMA essays over at More Than Sports Talk



















Excerpt:

"The real test of a fighter’s resolve happens back stage while waiting his turn. Some prefer to fight right away, others need the time to relax and focus. Usually I am openly and unabashedly almost dramatically nervous—so nervous my parents would call it “nerves,” a not-so-subtle euphemism for emotional instability"

Thursday, July 2, 2015

First Review of Most Human Human Contest


Kristina Marie Darling Reviews my Slash Pine book over at AMRI.


























Excerpt:
"Matos makes ambitious philosophical claims about the nature of violence with subtlety and wit. In many ways, he suggests that because aggression is neatly contained in such a way, there's no longer a risk that it will spiral out of control, since it is relegated to a controlled environment."