Posts Tagged “MeTheWriter”

February 4, 2016

Dear You: Is there even such a thing as whitewater writing?

Dear You, Do you ever wonder if the thing that makes you the most you is also the thing that keeps another more productive you just out of reach? Or maybe I should say, is it possible that the way (…)

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November 6, 2013

Remi Bids Farewell

I haven’t shared a lot of my own fiction on this blog (yet), but I want to share this piece because it wouldn’t exist without social media. I am a regular listener to The Functional Nerds podcast and follow its (…)

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March 22, 2013

At Grandma’s House

The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat— That’s the poem’s real name, not The Duel. Duels come with pistols, rapiers at best. This cat and dog, they ate each other up! (The poem is all that’s left of them.) Grandma’d (…)

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October 2, 2012

No Place Like Home

Emmabeth doesn’t understand why Dorothy ditched Munchkinland. She certainly wouldn’t have. If a cyclone drops you in a town full of dwarves with flowers on their heads, why skip away before you even finish your lollipop? Especially when a snarly, (…)

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September 6, 2012

The Last Book I Loved

Well now. It’s been a few months since I’ve posted here. I haven’t even written the final follow up for my challenge that ended back in May. In short, I am an abysmal blogger. But, even so, I’m choosing to (…)

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October 26, 2011

Which Witch Wrote Which…

I listen to a bunch of podcasts about writing, and one topic that tends to come up on a fairly regular basis is that of pseudonyms, or pen names. Before I started paying attention to the world of publishing via (…)

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July 11, 2011

Second Guess

I wrote and fiddled with 1065 words the other day. The first 160 or so, below, are the only ones that don’t make me cringe as I read over my work. (And who knows? They might make me cringe tomorrow. (…)

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May 24, 2011


You are My Favorite Animals is a collection of poems I hope to write about (and for) Eva and David. This is the first, so far. It still needs editing. It is spring, and my eyes seek purple among the (…)

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