Below is a feed of all of my writings, fiction and nonfiction, ordered by posting date.

Husband: Some Haiku Poetry About Love

Husband: Some Haiku Poetry About Love

In honor of my 14th anniversary with my husband, I’m sharing some haikus I’ve written about him. Because, after 14 years, he’s still the one I’d choose. (I love you, Ben.) Husband, Exhibit A He loves listening to Christmas music year round. Our house is merry....

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A Brutal Story about the American South

A Brutal Story about the American South

One of my favorite authors to read is Cormac McCarthy. He has a way with words that sticks in my brain long after I’ve closed one of his books. Poetic, intelligent, altogether lovely. Recently I picked up McCarthy’s Blood Meridian, an adult literary novel that...

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The Wondrous Nature of Fall

The Wondrous Nature of Fall

Well, school started! Here’s a rundown of how we’re taking over the local elementary school this year. This is the first time since our oldest started school five years ago that Ben and I have only had one child at home. And that one child is pretty delightful (as...

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Green: a Poem

Green: a Poem

He was not like the others. When he looked at me, I felt as though he could peel away my skin and see all the way inside. I felt as though it interested him to know what was hidden behind my walls. I felt seen. Heard. Known.

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