All stories speak a certain amount of truth ...even the ones that aren't true.

Upmarket Novel Excerpt: Two Steps Back

Dear Mr. Hurly, I’m sorry I jumped bail and I intend to pay you back every bit of the money. I’ve lied about so many other things, you probably think I’m lying about this too and I can’t blame you

Collaborative Memoir Excerpt: It's Okay to Try

I was crying. Crying was something I did almost every day. Sometimes outwardly, but mostly within.

Short Story: The Morality of Thomas Jefferson

(Published in The Smoking Poet) Pop is named after Thomas Jefferson, but I think that’s where the similarity ends.

Random Thought: Personal Writing Recipe

Prep Time: 10-30 Days* Simmer Time: 30-90 Days* Ready In: approx. 8-16 Months* *Times vary, due to atmosphere and taste Ingredients: 1 freshly picked concept (must be fresh) 1 small notebook