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Local Author Panel for My Birthday

I can think of no better way to celebrate turning 53 than to meet new authors and chat about writing… so that’s what I did today. Joining Mel Carney, Darlene Deluca and Anola Pickett for the Mid-continent Public Library’s annual … Continue reading

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Watch Skeleton Hour 04: Black Cranes

I was so excited to be part of the fourth installation of the Horror Writers Association’s Skeleton Hour along with editors and authors from the new horror anthology, Black Cranes: Tales of Unquiet Women. I had a lot of fun … Continue reading

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Listen to “Soft Deadlines”

To be honest, I began this romance attempt without a lot of faith that I’d finish. But here I am, the first week in and a quarter of the way done. And, believe it or not, I am loving it. … Continue reading

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Local Author Fair Panel #1

It’s the official start to the 7th Annual Local Author Fair hosted by Mid-continent Public Library’s Storytelling Center. One of the best things about moving to Kansas City has been this library system and the center. HUGE support for literacy, … Continue reading

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On the Thirteenth Day of Halloween: Happy Neewollah!

Happy Halloween! On the Thirteenth day of Halloween my true love gave to me… a reading of “Happy Neewollah!” Written just for the Horror Writer Association’s Poetry Gallery for the holiday. It was published in the October 2020 newsletter, only … Continue reading

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On the Twelfth Day of Halloween: No More Sunday Drives

On the twelfth day of Halloween my true love gave to me… a reading of “No More Sunday Drives.” Again written for Nina D’Arcangela‘s Ladies of Horror monthly photo prompt, this also appears nowhere else but her blog Spreading the Writer’s Word. … Continue reading

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On the Eleventh Day of Halloween: Paper Cuts

On the eleventh day of Halloween my true love gave to me… a reading of “Paper Cuts.” Another for Nina D’Arcangela‘s Ladies of Horror monthly photo prompt, this also appears nowhere else but her blog Spreading the Writer’s Word. Why did I … Continue reading

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On the Tenth Day of Halloween: Post Consumer

On the tenth day of Halloween my true love gave to me… a reading of “Post Consumer.” Again, written for Nina D’Arcangela‘s Ladies of Horror monthly photo prompt, it isn’t included anywhere else at the moment. It will be included in my … Continue reading

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On the Ninth Day of Halloween: Parade of the Raven Prince

On the ninth day of Halloween my true love gave to me… a reading of “Parade of the Raven Prince.” Written for Nina D’Arcangela‘s Ladies of Horror monthly photo prompt I can really tell which of my ‘unpublished poetry’ folders Ryan favored. … Continue reading

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On the Eighth Day of Halloween: She Waits

On the eighth day of Halloween my true love gave to me… a reading of “She Waits.” This was also written for Nina D’Arcangela‘s Ladies of Horror monthly photo prompt. Why did I write it? From May 2019, the image shows the … Continue reading

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