Category Archives: Fiction

Music Project

It’s kind of awesome being in a relationship with another artist most days — we “get” each other in ways that non-artist partners haven’t in the past, we are both more about pursuing careers that are more callings and passions … Continue reading

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“Rising” on the Stoned Crow Press Website

Stoned Crow Press is a new publishing venture that my writing group is putting together. While in the process of starting a print press, we’re working on a website where we feature the work of our members and others. Recently, … Continue reading

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I’ll Surreal Your Ism

Here’s a snippet from a short story I just started writing, and a picture of a cat for your viewing pleasure. 🙂   The kitchen table was a chasm above which floated their coffee cups, the sugar bowl, their plates … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Snippet

So, as I’ve said before, I had originally intended to post lots of my NaNoWriMo endeavor here on my blog, but then I realized that writing fast and I don’t mix so well. But little pieces here and there have … Continue reading

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A Writing Challenge from a Friend

The other day, I was on my computer, trying to write, but nothing was coming to me. I had Facebook open in a browser window, and typed “I want to write, but I’m drawing a blank on what to write … Continue reading

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“The Tattoo Artist and the Barefoot Bandit” in The New Ohio Review

Last year, I had my story “The Tattoo Artist and the Barefoot Bandit” out for submission. Usually I’ll send a story out to several places (providing, of course, that they accept simultaneous submissions) and hope for the best. Often I … Continue reading

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Daily Post’s Weekly Writing Challenge: Characters

I haven’t participated in WordPress.com’s Daily Post Weekly Challenges yet, but when I read today’s I knew I had to join in. My character for this challenge is someone I know very well, and have become very close to over … Continue reading

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