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Upcoming Spring/Summer 2015 Events

Hello, everyone. I have a couple upcoming events booked. I’d love to see you there!

The Mingle @ Ravenswood Used Books, Ravenswood, Chicago. Thursday April 16, 2015. 24 more words



You have been cast as the BABYSITTER in the following scene. The only requirements at the audition were that you are (a) cisgendered and female, (b) below the age of twenty, and (c) blonde. 214 more words

Creative Nonfiction

The Magic of Ragdale

Success! Fellow writers know how rare it is to start anything about one’s writing with the word success. And here I’ve already used it twice. I arrived at Ragdale 16 days ago with specific goals in mind. 489 more words


Fear and Overcoming

Sometimes I’m scared to have my own children. I want to, and I imagine it often. I can see my husband with a baby in his arms, me smiling at the two best things in my life. 299 more words



The monday musings of a crazy cat lady…


I was watching The Simpsons. He strolls into the room and plants a squidgy bundle of sellotape and wrapping paper on the bed. 168 more words


Little Red Car

There is a red car in the parking lot across the street from our apartment. I can see it clearly from my window every time I take my eyes away from the screen, which is quite often as I struggle with what to write. 410 more words