(Late) Breaking News: I’ve Published Another Short Story

I recently returned from my South American vacation to news that one of my short stories, "Second Honeymoon" was being published in the May 2014 issue of DRIFTLESS REVIEW and was a finalist for thier flash fiction contest. I may not have won the cash money, but you can read all 750 words of "Second Honeymoon" … Continue reading (Late) Breaking News: I’ve Published Another Short Story

Tune in Tuesday: I’ve Got a Secret

http://youtu.be/eocPEu5nMVE Other than Tegan and Sara's "Closer," if there was one song that defined SECRET HEART it would be "I've Got a Secret" by Kate Nash. I've got a secret, I can't tell you You would judge You would judge You would judge You would judge Why can't we be friends? We can't pretend you … Continue reading Tune in Tuesday: I’ve Got a Secret

Happy Mother’s Day!

This blast from the past was from Mother's Day 1990. I was in third grade. It marked the first time I was published and in turn was also the best Mother's Day gift I've ever given my mom. While my storytelling has improved in the last 24 years, I can't say the same about my … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day!

Bad Poetry Friday

Untitled 1/4/00 (Based on a painting I saw at the Museum of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg, Florida) If I had a lover, who woke me each morning with the music of his guitar I would relish in the sounds of the chords the sweetness of his voice If I had a lover who sang … Continue reading Bad Poetry Friday

Throwback Thursday

I started Crossfit this week. No one told me there would be running involved. I just thought I'd throw a tire around. I am not a fast runner. I am slower than your grandma's 1984 Buick with four flats. In high school I ran cross country. No matter how slow I was there was always … Continue reading Throwback Thursday