From the protection of the doorway, Nana waited. “What are you doing, Jaime? Come inside.” The rain pelted then rebounded on the wood deck. As the sun began to set, … Continue reading
In my head words live. Neurons fire chemical pens. I dream; stories wake.
I held myself at arm’s length from the gnarled oak. My fingers pressed into the painful stitch in my side and I tilted my head back. The two sports … Continue reading
Genre: Mystery Location: A Ferry Object: Night Vision Goggles This is my first Flash Fiction Challenge for NYC Midnight and I didn’t fare particularly well the first round, though … Continue reading
“I’m (clearly) doing something wrong.” The canvas sack muffled a woman’s voice. “Why else would my betrothed toss me in a bag over a horse’s ass. Did my father not … Continue reading
As I continue to write in my book and developing my female lead, I have been more hyper aware lately of when I fall into writing my female into a … Continue reading
Hello, people! I know that the blog has been hibernating for the most part, but I thought I would give you an update. What the hell have you been doing? … Continue reading
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At only two years old, my daughter told us with a confident nod, “I want a doggie.” How adorable! How sweet! Five years later, the statement has turned from cute … Continue reading
I like beets. I don’t like peeling raw beets or having my fingers red stained for days because I never have gloves handy when I pick up beets, so they … Continue reading
Diary of an Inconsistent Cook #46: Eat Your Greens Kale Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing (#eatmoresalad)
Don’t you love it when cooking isn’t really cooking at all? I picked up this overpriced bag of salad that was on a crazy sale at the store and my … Continue reading
Hello, friends and eaters! This post was supposed to make it’s appearance on Star Wars Day — May the Fourth Be With You — but I couldn’t carve out the … Continue reading