I remember the old deck of cards, there were only forty-seven, how we played war and slap-jacked those cards, their clay-coated smoothness.Read more "“Sweet Violets” | New Flash Fiction Review: Issue 14 | 1 September 2018"
She fluttered out of the pages, “as a sudden wave dissolves the sand-built turrets of children,” she was sure.Read more "Fantastic Fabrics | Barren Magazine: Vol 1 | 20 August 2018"
Chuck meditated as code lines bricked up his screen, he heard the router stabilize as the coffeemaker hoofed to a stop.Read more "“Mametchi,” “Scattershot,” “Waste Management” | Connotation Press | July 2018"
Slap by slap they say: I see you, see you, see you, slap.Read more "“Parade of War Orphans” | Unlikely Stories Mark V: The 20th Anniversary Issue | 2 July 2018"
“Now, that’s a real Zig Ziglar move. Don’t never be so proud to leave money on the ground. It’s a trait of success.”Read more "“Knoxville” | Ripening: 2018 Anthology | National Flash Fiction Day | 11 June 2018"
He threw away his Purple Hearts. Those he let go.Read more "“Shaft” | Cleaver Magazine Issue No. 21 | 22 March 2018"
“He stole a pocket guide to flowers, marked 35-cents, to give as a birthday present, but he still has it. “Read more "Reading Games | Spelk Fiction | 22 January 2018"
(hurry! hurry! you will hear soft tattoos, thump-chucks of old fringe-headed sledgehammers whip-swung by roustabouts who taste aba-daba good like funnelcakes or cola.)Read more "S H O T G U N + I Have a Jaggedy Scar |The Valley Review Vol 11 Iss 3: Black Forest | September 2017 (Print)"
She loved how Edward curried her stifles and gaskins, how he spoke sweetly, always producing a sugar cube of good news.Read more "The Groom | Five:2:One #thesideshow | 4 November 2017"