50° this week which means snow melt, mud slick, and outdoor running! I have missed outdoor running. There is something completely uninspired about treadmills; even with headphones, the droning of the belt and knowing damn well the miles ticking off on the machine don’t match the accelerometer on my phone, running feels like work. Outside, though… Outside […]

A very short story of mine appears in a Kindle-only edition of “Speculative Valentine Drabbles 2015“, edited by Roy C Booth and Jorge Salgado-Reyes. I’m a short fiction writer at heart, and while I adore the short form, drabbles are probably my favorite mind exercise. Drabbles are exactly 100 words. Some editors include the title […]

I’m still coming down from the Great Genealogy Hunt in Alabama (which is being written in exhaustive chunks), but the feels have remained warm and happy. In the last two weeks, I’ve been a featured selfie on an HWA site –  I’ve been accepted in a drabble anthology (which you can pre-order), and another anthology I’ll be […]