Bob Nelson


In 1994, Bob (Me) co-founded Anthology magazine with writer J.A. Giunta. The magazine would run for ten years and print a wide variety of up and coming poets and writers. Also in 1994, Bob (also me) started the Essenzaslam Poetry Slam, which runs to this day as the longest running poetry slam in the Southwest. In 1999, Bob founded, a pioneer internet readio station focusing on spoken word programming. In 2001, writer Sharon Skinner and Bob founded Anthology as a 501c3 nonprofit organization.

Currently, Bob is the chief of Brick Cave Media, a media microglomerate (his home office) for the crazy ideas that his friends and I dream up. In 2006, He released my second spoken word CD, Boboratory, that is available through the Brick Cave Media Store as either a physical CD or downloadable MP3's. He serves on the Board of Anthology, Inc., and still wanders around the local poetry scene.

Where to find Bob Nelson online

Where to buy in print



Titan Resolute
Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2019 by Brick Cave Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Humanity's inevitable march to the stars in interrupted by a sudden and potentially disastrous obstacle. Captain Hanna Guerin risks her career and crew in finding out what is happening.
Tavara Tinker: Sounds of Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Brick Cave Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Faced with a threat half a world away, Tavara finds herself confronting an adversary that has even gotten the attention of Queen Victoria. Tavara must race against the Black Airship to save the lives of countless innocent people... and Johnathan as well.
The Stories of Haven: The Grass Is Always Greener...
Series: The Stories of Haven, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2010 by Brick Cave Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A man's homecoming from college and military service is shattered by greed and betrayal. His response galvanized by the discovery of sinister forces working against everything he believes in, he becomes something he never thought was possible. While the stories are not serial, you can pick up any in the series, this is officially Story #7

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