again. (excerpt, 2019)

again. excerpt of a working piece ​ After Grace had fallen back to sleep Connie did what most twenty-somethings who struggle with...

long walk home.

excerpt from my first novel and thesis ​ Preface CECILY MADE DUST CIRCLES ROUND AND ROUND ON THE GROUND, shredding the knees of her...

dead swan.

Short Story ​​ ​ SHE SCORED. Julie scuffled down St. Charles Street with the small plastic vial of crack held tightly in her hand. Her...

kitchen talk.

An Instance Piece ​ “DO YOU SEE YOUR DUMB DAUGHTER UP HERE ON THE OPRAH SHOW, tellin’ all her damn business?” Willadeene growled into the...

gabbi's faith.

Published in Hair Trigger 32, 2010 ​ SOME WOMEN SPEND THEIR WHOLE LIVES TRYING TO FIGURE OUT HOW MEN operate. I was sixteen when I...