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Publication: Esther on eBay

I am really excited to share the publication of my short story "Esther on eBay" in Open: Journal of Arts & Letters. First, the presentation of the story in the magazine is just beautiful. Esther really gets the star treatment: http://ojalart.com/literary-arts/fiction/short-story/short-story-elizabeth-gauffreaus-esther-ebay/. Second, the story was inspired by the post "Rogue Gallery" on Katherine Griffith's blog … Continue reading Publication: Esther on eBay

Found at Freethinker’s: The White Mountain

I first encountered Dan Szczesny's work at a reading and open mic at A Freethinker's Corner Books in Dover, New Hampshire. I enjoyed his poetry reading, but when he read from the chapter, "Voyage of Life," in The White Mountain, I knew had to buy the book. In this passage, he describes taking his six-month-old … Continue reading Found at Freethinker’s: The White Mountain

A Trip to Vermont: Connecting to the P.E.O. Sisterhood

Not long after my debut novel, Telling Sonny, was published last December, my cousin Anne asked me if I would do a presentation to her local chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood, a philanthropic organization that provides college scholarships to women. Before each meeting, the group has a program featuring a talk by a successful woman--and … Continue reading A Trip to Vermont: Connecting to the P.E.O. Sisterhood

Publication: “In the Days Before Spring”

I am pleased to report that my poem "In the Days Before Spring" has been published in the Spring 2019 issue of Pinyon. This is a print publication, so I've created a video for the poem. "In the Days Before Spring" is actually the precursor to my short story, "The Story of Henry: Chapter and … Continue reading Publication: “In the Days Before Spring”