We’ve been married 8 years, and it’s finally come to this: A schmoopy slideshow video for posterity. Groan along with us, won’t you?
I wrote a story called Parent Hack. It has troubled kids making troubling decisions in a troubled system. It’s about necessity and the invention of family. There’s an excerpt below to entice you to buy the book my story is in. *** A hidden intercom crackled, “What do you want?” Nicolas’s keen, dark eyes spotted [...]
The thing about fighting for our lives is that it’s usually nothing like the movies. Yes, there are riots and heroic medical interventions in real life, but ‘the good fight’ is better defined as a lifelong campaign of small resistive acts than it is by its few explosive battles. In the spirit of long wars [...]
You know, against the turbulent backdrop of my past, life seems downright mellow these days. I couldn’t be happier about that. Want more? Leave a comment!
When it’s warm enough, I like to walk outside (as opposed to the hours I spend on the Wii Fit when it’s cold out). One day was especially gorgeous, so I took my camera. Ah, spring! How I wish I wasn’t allergic to you. Want more? Leave a comment!
In which I search my neighborhood for interesting litter, marvel at flowers like I’ve never seen spring before, and bitch about the neighbors like a curmudgeon. This is not the oddbit you’re looking for. Want more? Leave a comment!
The best thing at the playground is the fire pole, apparently. Bastian spent our entire excursion climbing stairs and sliding down the fire pole – no wonder he can eat like a teenager and stay so slim! In the end, he convinced me to give it a go… It was easier to hold onto the [...]
Reading in bed: In which I fit an entire office romance into couple hundred words of prose. Then I talk a bit about why I love flash fiction and how I’d like to write and read more of it. Want more? Leave a comment!