Beards – Short Story

It’s the end of the day, but technically it’s still Friday, so here’s Friday’s short story, “Beards”. It’s not that good. I tried, though. Typo hunters, welcome. Beards  Some men have beards. Some people say every man should have a beard. This is obviously not true because some people don’t have beards. However, maybe most… Continue reading Beards – Short Story

I Got Accepted Into An MFA Program for Creative Writing

Today’s post is super late! That’s because I’ve been having discussions with myself, friends, and directors of MFA programs. I got accepted into an MFA program and I’m still figuring out the details, but I’m excited. It’s Lindenwood University’s MFA program in Writing. I’ve been talking to program directors for a couple of days, thinking… Continue reading I Got Accepted Into An MFA Program for Creative Writing

Replacement Parts – Short Story

I hope you like this week’s short story, “Replacement Parts”. Typo hunters are welcome. If you like this story, check out my other short stories that I post on Fridays. You can also buy my fiction collection, Crushes, if you’re into that. Replacement Parts I dropped the fifty on the white countertop and eyed how… Continue reading Replacement Parts – Short Story

Books That Helped Me With My Writing

Last week, I applied to several low-residency MFA programs. While I’d LOVE to get accepted into one of those programs, I’m trying to remember that there are other ways to learn about writing literary fiction, too. The chances of getting accepted into an MFA program seem like they’re getting lower and lower these days, even… Continue reading Books That Helped Me With My Writing

Binoculars – Short Story

Here is my short story for today’s Friday Fiction post – “Binoculars”. Typo hunters, welcome. If you like my work, check out my fiction collection, Crushes. Binoculars  I liked his binoculars hanging down his back. One of the eye pieces was missing a cap. I touched the cold dark green metal and told him I… Continue reading Binoculars – Short Story

Knees – Short Story

Here is this week’s short story, “Knees”. If you like my fiction, please buy a copy of my fiction collection, Crushes, available on Amazon in Print and on Amazon Kindle. Knees Mark drove as straight as he could after Betty pulled over when she screamed at the deer in front of us. We all laughed. Mark… Continue reading Knees – Short Story

Switching Bedrooms – Short Story

I write short stories and post them on my blog on Fridays. I hope you like this short story, “Switching Bedrooms.” If you like my fiction, check out my fiction collection, Crushes. Switching Bedrooms I wrap myself in the soft fuzz of it all every night except the second Monday of every quarter, when I… Continue reading Switching Bedrooms – Short Story