Beaches, Soon

Beaches, Soon

But I haven’t slacked off. Six flash short stories completed and submitted to various literary journals and the like. When all this submission drama is over, an anthology will be released one way or another. You know, I’ve fallen hard for the compact...
Dear Unfortunate: A Warning

Dear Unfortunate: A Warning

Haven’t dropped an ass cheek in the airplane seat, yet. But next week, I’ll treat someone to my graceless presence. Better hope that I don’t spill coffee on your food tray, dear unfortunate fellow passenger. I’ll be pretty damn tired after a...
So, Where Am I?

So, Where Am I?

To do list: Finish plotting one book and write it, continue researching a second, and the third is…hell, I don’t know. Or maybe I do. I think…maybe… The first book is one quarter written. You may have already read the story in A Cat Will Play....
Rainy Day Procrastination…

Rainy Day Procrastination…

I lean back, sip coffee, and watch the rain beat down an empty cardboard box sagging outdoors. The movers left Monday and I scan the boxes still stacked outside my office. I’ve got to unpack this stuff. Brown, elastic tape wraps over and around each folded...
For More Than Just Sneezes

For More Than Just Sneezes

I walked onto the Kimball Street sidewalk, hearing children shout out each others’ names behind me. Red brick buildings, squat but sturdy, lined both sides of the street. Cooking bacon wafted over from the nearby breakfast diner. I headed south and minded my own...