Endless Press Runner-Up

My story “Steampunk Circus” was runner-up in the Endless Press Realm Makers Scholarship Contest. The winner, Lisa Godfrees, became a staff member during the contest and graciously passed on the scholarship to me. I am going to Realm Makers this year! This is an answered prayer! Thank you, Lord! Thank you, Lisa! Thank you, EndlessContinue reading “Endless Press Runner-Up”

Lands Uncharted Announcement

I am honored to be joining the amazing group of writers on Lands Uncharted as a regular contributor. In case you aren’t familiar, Lands Uncharted is an established, multi-author blog offering reviews and insights into the world of teen speculative fiction. My first post, a review of S.D. Grimm’s “Amber Eyes”, will be published on February 1st.Continue reading “Lands Uncharted Announcement”

Caffeinated Microfiction

Microfiction and flash fiction present a unique challenge for crafting a story, squeezing in all the elements of a story in less than 300 or 1000 words, respectively. But it’s also fun and a great way to hone your writing skills. Here’s one of the microfiction stories I wrote. Coffee The young woman inhaled theContinue reading “Caffeinated Microfiction”

Fun and Casual, Scifi Reads from the Road

Moving plus holiday travel equaled lots of time on the road (and in the air). Seems like the perfect time to catch up on reading, but it really depends upon the type of book. I enjoy books that fully immerse me into their skillfully woven, complex tapestry, but not when I can’t give them myContinue reading “Fun and Casual, Scifi Reads from the Road”