Excerpt from “Steaming Hot, Freezing Cold Part 2” Look for it on Popularium soon!Read more "It’s like this: Imagine you’re excited, really excited. Everything you feel comes at you in a rush, surreally fast like the highway when you glance down in front of your hood and the asphalt sweeps beneath you. You are not just happy, you are fast. You are light-speed. You are the memory of galaxies hurtling through the universe."
I’m pleased to introduce a new story, published here at Popularium! The first of a three part journey into the ups and downs of bipolar disorder, I’m thrilled to add it to my non-fiction repitoir. Go ahead and check it out!Read more "Steaming Hot, Freezing Cold: A story about life with bipolar disorder as told through coffee"
This is just a quick announcement to declare that the second draft of Acceleration is officially in the editing stage! Which is, admittedly, dreadful. A few quick editing tips while I’m on the subject though, anyone? Yes? Well, here you go! EDITING TIP NUMBER ONE: Print out your manuscript. You catch so much more when […]Read more "Editing is Go!"
There are times I pour my heart out, forgetting–for a moment–how little you love the running color. –A one sentence storyRead more
I’m pleased to announce that my 2015 is still going strong, this time in the form of an honorable mention in the Thompson Writing Awards! (Which, personally, gives me deja vu from last year until I remind myself that this year the category was fiction, rather than creative-non.) If any of you should like to read […]Read more "Awards Abound– The Itch now Posted!"
I’m thrilled to announce that The Last God has been published in the 2015 University of Colorado Honors Journal! It’s one of four works of fiction published in the Journal, selected from around 600 submissions. The Journal is free for anyone interested in a copy, and it contains works of creative and academic non fiction as […]Read more "The Last God-Get it Now in Print, Get it Now for Free!"
. . . And all of the other contributors to the great pool of quotes about being an writer. Here are three of my favorites, beginning with this post’s namesake: “Every artist is a cannibal, every poet is a thief; All kill their inspiration and sing about the grief.” –U2, The Fly You can listen to this […]Read more "U is for: U2"