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Iowa Online Writing Summer – Power of the Pen: Identities and Social Issues in fiction, nonfiction, poetry and plays

Two courses coming up this summer. On May 15, 2017, the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa will open Power of the Pen: Identities and Social Issues in Fiction and Nonfiction, a free massive open online course. This … Continue reading

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Strange Attraction

My short story, Strange Attraction was published in Tuesday Tales in Litro, February 14, 2017.

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Beneath the Masks – Kari Holloway

My review of Beneath the Masks is up at Goodreads. You can also read this delightful short story at Amazon here. “I wasn’t too sure what to expect as I’m not into fantasy but I was pleasantly surprised and glad … Continue reading

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The Writer’s Space

What runs through an editor’s mind as she reads a piece of work for the first time? Does she let herself relax into the story like a reader would, or does the editor’s mind take over, hawk eyed, looking for … Continue reading

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Windy City Sinners -Melanie Villines

My review of Melanie Villines very interesting book Windy City Sinners is up at Goodreads. Check it out, along with other reviews at the link, or read it below. Everyone’s a sinner and a saint. I didn’t know what to … Continue reading

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Litro

This is Home is a short story I wrote last year about a Palestinian woman stuck in the middle of the conflict. Check it out here.

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Lakeview International Journal of Literature and Arts

Earth Song is featured in LIJLA Vol 4 No1 February 2016. Go here or read it below.   Earth Song   I am the weeping earth cringing in pain when you dig me up, pulling out   limbs, entrails leaving me … Continue reading

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