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What’s Up Doc #37: My Book Is Live Today (#selfpublishing #indiebookspromo #shortstories))

My love’s labor of pages speak between the lines. The book is out there. Enough of that… What’s really in my head right now? This: Mindful Things: Tales from a … Continue reading

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Writing on the Fly #3: Neuron Dance (A Haiku)

In my head words live. Neurons fire chemical pens. I dream; stories wake.  

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Yeah Write #117: House of Bones (#amwriting #flashfiction )

Stained glass circles set into window frames shifted hues in the low sun’s light. Ostentatious architecture — void of straight lines and smooth surfaces — beckoned with its specter of … Continue reading

March 20, 2019 · 11 Comments

Yeah Write #116: Unlucky Duck (#amwriting #flashfiction )

Kit answered the door with a cauldron-sized tea mug and pastry half in her mouth. Five neighborhood children aged seven to twelve shouted. “Hey, hey! Shut it!” The gaggle quieted … Continue reading

March 13, 2019 · 5 Comments

Musings #37: The Problem With Alita – Battle Angel (#amwriting)

Alita was worth watching just for the special effects, action, and CGI and I would recommend that the movie be given a viewing just for that aspect alone.  The world … Continue reading

March 8, 2019 · 3 Comments

Yeah Write #115: The Goat Girl’s Corruption ( #amwriting #microstory )

You burned my goat skin, charred my soul, and wedded me to your son. None asked which of my dreams had turned to ash. You feasted upon my beauty. Dine … Continue reading

March 6, 2019 · 5 Comments

Yeah Write #114: The Sour and Sweet (#amwriting #flashfiction )

The temperatures had dropped and the first frost would come knocking in the night. Dervish, the cat, lounged atop a heating vent with his legs splayed in the air. “Evie!” … Continue reading

March 6, 2019 · 4 Comments

Writes and Wrongs #14: Teens Talk Like Normal People (#writingtips)

Because I’m feeling cheeky and super confident today for no particular reason, I’d like to open up a dialogue on the subject of dialogue. In particular, the subject of making … Continue reading

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Yeah Write #113: Unsaid (#amwriting #flashfiction )

Yeu ran his hands over the garden plants, searching for identifying knots in the guide string. The pungent tomato leaves had grown large and the hairy vetch crushed under his … Continue reading

February 27, 2019 · 7 Comments

Yeah Write #112: The Parting (#amwriting #flashfiction )

They intended to burn me. I recalled my mentor’s words and they wrapped me in comfort: Some you can push and others nudge but a bit. Orra would berate me … Continue reading

February 20, 2019 · 8 Comments

Protected: Yeah Write #111: Unravelling (#amwriting #flashfiction )

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Protected: Yeah Write #110: The Neverending Truth (#amwriting #flashfiction )

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Protected: What’s Up Doc #40: Crossways — #NYCMidnight SSC Round 1 GR150

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Protected: Yeah Write #109: Bitter Almonds (#amwriting #flashfiction )

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Protected: Yeah Write #108: Lovers Bloom Eternal (#amwriting #flashfiction )

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Diary of an Inconsistent Cook #70: Quiche, It’s What’s for Dinner (#homecooking #piecrust #quiche)

So, I made lemon meringue pie for my little brother’s birthday last week, and the curd came out really supercalifragilisticexpialidociously good (I used Meyer lemons), but the crust was…stupid. I … Continue reading

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Yeah Write #107: For You I Wait ( #amwriting #microstory )

Dearest Mine, I think I should perish shackled in matrimony these seven years. Upon my bed, your musk clings in the sheet folds and pillow dents. Your caresses linger in … Continue reading

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Protected: What’s Up Doc #39: Apportunity Knocks — #NYCMidnight SSC Round 2 GR13

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