Congratulations to the Winners of the Schlafly Micro-Brew Micro-Fiction Contest!

I got a very nice email from River Styx on Thursday saying that I had made it into the final round of judging for the Schlafly Micro-Brew Micro-Fiction Contest. It’s always nice to know when you are close as a writer even if you don’t win, so I’ll take finalist any day over all-out rejection. … More Congratulations to the Winners of the Schlafly Micro-Brew Micro-Fiction Contest!

Turnbuckle Chapbook Runner-Up

Good news! I found out last night that I am the Runner-Up for Split Lip Press’s Turnbuckle Chapbook Contest. Split Lip has published a lot of impressive work lately, so I feel really honored. You can read the announcement here.

Taleamor Park Residency

I returned home Wednesday from a ten day residency at beautiful Taleamor Park in Laporte, Indiana. I revised, walked, napped, read, brainstormed, and created twenty-five new pages of prose. I’m incredibly grateful for the time away to focus on my writing. I’m also looking at this residency as a kind of reset, and hope that the clarity … More Taleamor Park Residency

Check Out Lost Balloon!

I launched the new flash-focused literary journal Lost Balloon last Wednesday with an original short-short by Gay Degani. Tomorrow we’ll publish a piece by the wonderful Molia Dumbleton. I’m so happy and proud to be showcasing these fantastic authors. I hope you’ll enjoy the site.

Two Announcements!

I have two exciting announcements! I have decided to start an online flash fiction journal. The planned launch date is February 1st, and I will provide more information about the project closer to that date. I’ve been accepted for a ten-day artist residency at one of the Alliance of Artists Communities emerging members in early … More Two Announcements!