Get shorty

Here’s the link to my short story, published in the Foundling Review this week: Foundling Review, Issue #1, May 2010 – HAIRSPRAY Reader’s reactions to this piece have been interesting.  As a writer, I don’t believe in coercing readers to...

The Hunger Games

It’s been awhile since I’ve read a book straight through in a few hours.  What can I say, The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins was unputdownable (no, I don’t think that’s really a word… but it should be).  So I’m tired...

What I love about first drafts

1. They can be awful. 2. They can be awful. 3. They can be awful. There’s nothing quite like making stuff up without any worries about striving for perfection.  And the first draft is really the only place I have complete and total reign to do this. ...