Just Released

“Debt,” “Cotton-Candy Pink,” “Hidden Beauty” and “That’s Just the Kind of Guy I Am,” appear in The American Journal of Poetry in July, 2018. [...]

Oh, How I Love Mitzi

Yes, sometimes the cars laugh at me, even the taxis. Mitzi thinks it’s because I’m too short to be smart, which gives me a sinking feeling that in my next life, I’m going to be a toy boat. You [...]

Marksman

Amid the bodies of the trees, or next to the sea, I stand perfectly still, a circle around myself. I am my own address. At home, I turn off the lights, think more clearly about invisibility. [...]

100-Word Stories

Good Grammar is What Women Want Without a Voltage Meter to Check How Hot a Fence Is, You’re Just Guessing Escape Tunnel   These and other 100-Word stories appear in The Drabble    

Curious

Once I nearly fell off Riley’s houseboat and drowned.  Now, I’m going to get my pants altered.  Took the muscle relaxant. It’s nearly noon, but my hands are still near my fingertips.  They say [...]

The Future

  The Future   Before I was fired, I nearly completed the empathy training workshop. It wasn’t so bad, especially since I came out swinging. Now, whenever you call, I pretend that I [...]