Published Writing

Grace Untethered at Glint Literary Journal, found at glintjournal.wordpress.com November 2016.

 After finding a photograph of her birth mother, Elizabeth visits with her and they find a path to forgiveness and love.

After finding a photograph of her birth mother, Elizabeth visits with her and they find a path to forgiveness and love.

Mick's Island at Legendary Journal, found at downdirtyword.com March 2016.

 Sam's small skiff sinks while out fishing with his little sister. He gets them both to the shore of a small island and while they wait to be rescued, the siblings reconnect emotionally after years of growing apart due to their parents separation.

Sam's small skiff sinks while out fishing with his little sister. He gets them both to the shore of a small island and while they wait to be rescued, the siblings reconnect emotionally after years of growing apart due to their parents separation.

 

Estate Sale at crackthespine.com July 2015

 When Maggie returns to the estate where she worked as an au-pair and began a tortured affair, she may discover truths she wasn't prepared to find.

When Maggie returns to the estate where she worked as an au-pair and began a tortured affair, she may discover truths she wasn't prepared to find.


False Goddess at foliateoak.com May 2015

 Ten-year-old Louis is waiting for something spectacular to land in his life on a hot and very dull summer morning. But when she arrives, she may bring more than Louis had wished for on that sweltering day.

Ten-year-old Louis is waiting for something spectacular to land in his life on a hot and very dull summer morning. But when she arrives, she may bring more than Louis had wished for on that sweltering day.

Absence at halfwaydownthstairs.net - September 2014

  Things keep disappearing from Kate's life, day by day. Is she insane or has life dealt her a second chance?

Things keep disappearing from Kate's life, day by day. Is she insane or has life dealt her a second chance?

When She Remembered at mendacitypress.com - Summer 2014

    A woman visits her mother and witnesses firsthand her mother's decline into dementia.

  A woman visits her mother and witnesses firsthand her mother's decline into dementia.

 

Just keep Her Safe at thecornerclubpress.weebly.com - May 2014

  Paige, a young drug addict, finds redemption from a woman passing through.

Paige, a young drug addict, finds redemption from a woman passing through.

Cake at drunkmonkeys.us - April 18th 2014 - nominated for the 2014 Best of the Net Anthology

   A woman picks up a young hitch hiker only to discover a connection to her past.

A woman picks up a young hitch hiker only to discover a connection to her past.

 

Shedding Skin at literaryorphans.org - Issue 11, March 2014

   In the midst of the Depression, a young girl finds herself torn between family members because of a past tragedy.

In the midst of the Depression, a young girl finds herself torn between family members because of a past tragedy.

Bangkok at bluelakereview.weebly.com - May 2014

  A grief stricken young woman finds hope for family she didn't know she had in faraway Bangkok. 

A grief stricken young woman finds hope for family she didn't know she had in faraway Bangkok. 

Necessary Divides at writerstype.com - 2013 winner for short story of the year

   Two teenage girls begin to distance themselves from one another after years of friendship.

Two teenage girls begin to distance themselves from one another after years of friendship.

Everlasting at fictionontheweb.co.uk

   A spirit searches for a new beginning on earth, and finds one.

A spirit searches for a new beginning on earth, and finds one.

Sideswiped at TheGreenSilkJournal.com - Fall 2013

   Faye's late night return to work reveals things she is unprepared to know.

Faye's late night return to work reveals things she is unprepared to know.