If this is your first time here and you feel overwhelmed or you are a prospective employer or interested friend you won’t want to miss what, in my mind, are the best pieces I’ve published to date: L-I-N-C-O-L-N Recurrence Half-Asleep Years I just turned on “Stripsearch” “I Saw Her in a Dream!” The Dead Winter […]
“What the heck? It’s the dead of winter and the sun is still shining!” -small girl outside the Waterloo Public Library I came to the library today and realized that I am in charge of my own blues. I miss college so much it has almost made me ill! I have failed to realize up […]
Does anyone hear me? Or do I talk too much? Is it weird to not hear your own voice when you think? When you write? Maybe this one is real, and that one is false… The voice that gets sweetly high when I’m trying to be nice or more forceful still when trying to make […]
I walked up the stairs that overlook the entire contents of the first floor of the Waterloo Public Library and felt as if I were climbing them for the first time. I used to climb them with Sami after school to check out fantasy books. She looked for the newest Terry Goodkind novel and I […]
I just watched a really awesome movie called “Candy.” It made me realize that the kind of life I’m bound to have is one of the “drug addict” variety, not that I am going to be on drugs necessarily, but that my life will have moments of extreme bliss followed by periods of despair. The […]
Sleeping Beauty (French: La Belle au Bois dormant, “The Beauty sleeping in the wood“) is a classic fairy tale which involves a beautiful princess, an enchantment and a handsome prince. It is the first in the set published in 1697 by Charles Perrault, Contes de ma Mère l’Oye (“Tales of Mother Goose”). There have been […]
On my shelves you won’t find useless quote plaques or books I would never read. You might find dust, Polaroid cameras and 8mm brownies but no one develops the film anymore.