I now have a blog, Planet Reasonable, at the lovely website Killing the Buddha. My first essay is a wee piece on religious freedom laws. Enjoy, or hate, but thanks for reading:
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My short story "Color Blind" is now up at Eclectica Magazine. It's got animal extinctions, Sekhmet, Santa Claus, golden Panamanian frogs, real science, fake science, and lots of cats -- in a very economical, easy-reading 1,700 words.
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My new essay "A Damn Fine Female Body Part" is live at the Doctor TJ Eckleburg Review. It is NSFW, covering the topics of curse words, sexual objectification, and the actor Norman Reedus of The Walking Dead, all in under 2,000 words!
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May entertain, but it is a little edgy, NSFW (not safe for work) as the kids say, so consider yourself warned:
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Along with many other great writers' work in the latest issue of the Great Smokies Review. Hope you'll check it out!
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I've had a personal essay, "My Mama Is a Demon," published here. Appreciate it if y'all would check it out.
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My first creative nonfiction publication "Rules of Engagement" is now live at Superstition Review. It's a personal essay about my home invasion that occurred several years ago here in Asheville.
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My short story, "Say When," has been published at Deep South, an interesting online publication featuring all things Southern.
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My short story "Saver's Delight" has been published. It's at a pretty interesting online journal.
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VIDA: Women in Literary Arts has posted its 2011 breakdown of men vs. women publishing in and being reviewed by major magazines. Review the bleak statistics here:
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I put together a list of links/publishing resources to help writers research literary journals and start submitting. The resources also can help you find really interesting journals worth subscribing to. A lot of readers seem to bypass short stories and short creative nonfiction, but some great work is being published.
If you're interested, see my Writing Re-enlightment blog…Continue
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My short story, "Wallow," has won the The Drum/Side B Literary Magazine 2011 Dual Publication Award.
The audio file has been posted and is available here. (Click…Continue
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My First Fiction Publication has been posted today as the weekend feature at Monkeybicycle. I endured 127 rejections of various stories before I received this acceptance from Guest Web Editor Casey Bye (and screamed myself silly).
Why didn’t I give up once I’d reached 50 or 100 rejections? I wish I could say it’s because I’m tough and driven and I know that my writing is worth putting out in the world, but…Continue
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It's time to sign up for fall classes in the Great Smokies Writing Program. Classes cover poetry, fiction, children's fiction, screenwriting, novel writing, and even a class on using classic cinema techniques to improve creative nonfiction. Take a look at the schedule and find your niche:
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