Tuesday, June 30, 2020

New Poem - THE LEGEND OF SHAVONNE


A 4-page lyrical poem.  What do a witch, a handsome prince, and a poor young woman have in common?  Maybe a chance at romance.

Sunday, June 28, 2020

Monologue THAT WEEKEND IN BELFAST to be produced in the United Kingdom, July 2020


My monologue about a young woman let down by a musician, titled THAT WEEKEND IN BELFAST, will be produced via a podcast called "How to Be Young Again" in the United Kingdom on July 4th, 2020.  Producer is Lita Doolan.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Variant Literature to publish essay MY SOUTHERN DAD


In July, in a print literary journal, Variant Literature will issue my 2,500-word essay MY SOUTHERN DAD, an autobiographical tale of my humorous and fractious relationship with my father.

Sunday, June 21, 2020

New 10-minute play - AN UNROMANTIC ENCOUNTER


SYNOPSIS: On a rampart during the Battle of Britain, a sexy nurse and a reluctant soldier "get it on."

Saturday, June 20, 2020

Two new short plays


A SINGLE GOOD MEMORY - 3 characters.  A drama that takes place on a fire escape on a hot summer night.

CAN'T WE ALL JUST GET ALONG? - 3 characters.  A serio-comedy about family dysfunction and a father who's unwilling to fix the TV.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Short story A LITTLE LIE to be published


Wingless Dreamer will publish my short story A LITTLE LIE in a fiction anthology on the topic of "Overcoming Fear" this year.

Monday, April 27, 2020

Three new publications: BEAUTY IS A FEMINIST ISSUE, QUEENIE, and RICHARD GERSTL


My essay BEAUTY IS A FEMINIST ISSUE will be published by the Havik literary journal in late May, 2020.

Also, monologue QUEENIE from my play CHESS & THE MIDDLE EAST is being published by Applause Books this year.

And my monologue RICHARD GERSTL, about a real, mentally ill painter who lived in Austria and committed suicide after a failed love affair with the wife of one of his best friends in 1908, has been published by In Parentheses last weekend.