Publication First: Two-Fer!

The Publications This is the first time I have had two pieces published in the same issue of a literary magazine--in two different genres! "Creosote Reverie" and "The Strange End of Laura Farnsworth's Marriage" appear in the Fall 2019 edition of Smoky Quartz, put out by the Monadnock Writers' Group. The Back Stories I wrote … Continue reading Publication First: Two-Fer!

Another Poetry First: Tanka

I have been blogging for three years, and one unexpected result from following other bloggers has been the inspiration (and the courage!) to try new forms of creative expression. Here is what I have so far: A Video First: "Cape Elizabeth: 1962" (Video Poetry) A Fiction First: "Beware the Ides of September" (Ghost Story) Finding … Continue reading Another Poetry First: Tanka

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”