Tag Archives: Short stories

The Things To Come

The things to come…it sounds like a horror novel, but it’s just the title of this post about some updates. Publications: Free download and a plug In June, I had a short story published in a YA horror anthology, Growing … Continue reading

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The Faces of the Crying Girl

I am ecstatic to have my short story “Kara’” included in The Faces of the Crying Girl, an anthology composed of 12 different authors’ takes on Alexander Nader’s story “The Crying Girl”. HairBrained Press will release the anthology on April … Continue reading

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5 Things Budding Writers Need to Do Now

Back in graduate school, a peer asked me what I planned to do with my English degree. I told him, ‘write’. His response was, ‘well, that’s what we’re all here for’, as though carving a career for oneself as a … Continue reading

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Finding Peace in the Little Things

Today is one of those glorious days where writing just flows out of me–including a blog entry! So I wanted to stop and appreciate the little things that make all of this worth it–‘this’ being the hell I’m enduring with my … Continue reading

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Parallelism and Other Matters of the Mind

Had a dream about a little boy. I was looking out a window. It was snowing, so when I saw the blood shooting out of this boy’s chest, the color contrast itself was the most startling. Once outside, I pulled … Continue reading

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