Lip Gloss Breakup

Today was the final straw with me and lip gloss. No more. Every tube is coming out of my drawer, even the pretty coral one that I almost...

Making a Splash! "A Secret Gift"

Check out the link from North Carolina Writers Network featuring A Secret Gift. I'm appreciative to this wonderful group for everything...

My Latest Scoop

I'm pretty jazzed to share "A Secret Gift" is being published by Boroughs Publishing Group. The release date is November 2020. This light...

For Love of the Big Dip

The day was Alabama warm as Jimmy’s Ice Cream truck rolled slowly down my street playing a familiar children’s song meant to lure us...

Zippers Away

(Excerpt from one of my humor short story's) I hate zippers...and they hate me back. Even the name zipper is loathsome to my ears. I see...

Much Ado About...Commas

This popular punctuation mark enjoys a long history and has been busy evolving. In days of yore, the comma’s job was simply to allow for...

Read between the lines

When I am pondering a short piece of flash fiction or nonfiction to pen, I usually seek to place a message meant to inspire positive...

5 tips to combat writer's block

Ahh... the feared state of writer's block. Rather than investigate the plethora of causes, why not get about a few simplistic tips to...