New story: Splenda in the Grass

Splenda in the Grass Two score and three stone ago, I was a young college student at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia. It was there that I tasted love for the first time. I spent my first two nights on … Continue reading

I Talk Slower Than I Think is in TV Series Development

I’ve signed a contract with LA production company Council Tree Productions to develop my book I Talk Slower Than I Think (plus a few additional stories) into a television series. The working title is Tar Nation. CT’S seasoned producer Joel … Continue reading

Think Before You Speak

A Klingon was talking on his communicator while in a slow checkout line at Winn Dixie.  After a moment, the woman in front of him frowned, and she turned to confront him, “Hey! This is America.  If you’re going to come … Continue reading

Award-winning Story Seeking Asylum

This story was not included in my collection I Talk Slower Than I Think.  This one recalls visiting our mother in the world’s largest mental hospital at age 3-4, then revisiting the place at age 18. It was one of … Continue reading

My Poem “Fall” in New Collection

My poem “Fall” has just been published in Chicago poet Janet Kuypers’ literary collection titled The Breaking.  109 pages of fine work by poets from all over. From Scars Publications and Down in the Dirt Magazine. Take a look The … Continue reading