Monthly Archives: July 2017

MOOC 1: Unfelt Flames of Kate Leone

The first week of my first MOOC has blown by, and already I feel like I have grown as a poet. The feedback is invaluable. The videos, taught by instructors as diverse as the genre, have rich insights to share. … Continue reading

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Review: Small Spirits by Marge Simon

Dolls: replicas of people made of cloth, clay, wood, bone, porcelain… used for religion, ritual and play. From the wooden paddle dolls left in Egyptian tombs in the 21st century BC to the plastic, highly stylized dolls of today, these … Continue reading

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Interview with Matador’s Editor in Chief, JT Lachausse

I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Matador Review’s Editor in Chief, JT Lachausse.  Matador Review is an excellent publication covering alternative art and literature. I share their submission opportunities here when I see them because they seek the cutting … Continue reading

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Meet, Greet & Eat with DeLois Jackson

DeLois Jackson is another one of the authors appearing at the upcoming Author Meet, Greet & Eat at Cafe Bienville on Aug. 19 from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. She is the inspirational author of  “FAITH: My Walking Cane to Glory,” … Continue reading

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From Soraya: Interview with Peter Straub

I am excited to introduce a personal friend, Soraya Murillo Hernandez, from Spain. Soraya speaks Spanish, and I only speak English, so our friendship has leaned heavily on technology and Google Translate. When I was accepted for Borderlands Press Boot … Continue reading

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My NWFSC Classes in Crestview & Niceville

The Northwest Florida State College class schedule has been released. I’ll be teaching five classes this next semester on two campuses. Click here for information on registering. Niceville Campus Elements of Story I on Thursdays from Sept. 21 to Oct. 12 … Continue reading

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Calling Authors for Indie Author Day in FWB

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Last Lizard Reading of Summer

Tomorrow I’ll be doing my last reading of The Literary Lizard for the summer at the Fort Walton Beach Public Library at 10:30 a.m. It’s been a busy summer. Over the past two months Lit and I visited Children in Crisis, … Continue reading

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Learning From Trees

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Week #7 Marks 21st Episode on Radish

Yesterday, July 21, I posted my 21st episode on Radish! I didn’t realize it until this morning when I logged on to check my stats. For more details about the Radish serial reading app, read my original blog post on … Continue reading

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