I watch myself in the looking glass, hand moving in practiced rote. A hundred strokes through inky locks, as if ordering my glossy waves can transform me into a goddess deserving of adoration. My father disavows my obsession with skin cremes and face paints. He knows nothing of what it is like to live as … Continue reading Duality
Happy holidays, friends! Here's a little flash fiction gift for you. Enjoy the season! The Controversial Invention by MM Schreier Alabaster Snowball knocked and poked his head into the workshop. “Bushy Evergreen? Are you in?” His voice cut through the air, squeakier than his normal cheery tone. “I brought you the latest list.” … Continue reading A gift for you…
Closing out the year with a bang, I'm very pleased to announce that I have two short stories live at different lit mags. The first entitled, "The Children of Gods," is in the Winter Solstice issue of All Worlds Wayfarer. I'm linking you to the issue, not directly to the story here, in case you … Continue reading Publication Alert!
I found out last week that I came in first place in the Writer's Workout Writer's Games. This is a pretty intense contest. For five consecutive weekends, competitors are under a seventy-two hour deadline to produce a polished short story within the confines of a prompt. The competition is stiff. (I know, as I'm friendly … Continue reading Writer’s Games!