March 2023: Second Place
Off Campus Writers Workshop
Best Opening Contest
Susan's defense of her master's thesis leads her to therapy...Why?
Home, Visions of Life: Perspectives of Artists and Authors Exhibit, Skokie Public Library
November 2 - December 20, 2022
There will be two author/artist events:
(Nov 10, 2022, 6:30 PM)
Art Sparks Writing Workshop:
(December 8, 2022, 6:30 PM)
My new flash fiction story, "Home" which was inspired by Bruno Surdo's (2018) painting "Growing Up," will be on display with the painting at the library from Nov. 1 through Dec. 20.
Infinite Monkey Hypothesis, Turning Points
"Infinite Monkey Hypothesis," which appears in Turning Points, is about a thesis defense that leads to therapy. Buy on Amazon.
My Turn, Visions of Life 2: Art-Inspired Short Stories
James Ostlund's painting "Garlic" was the inspiration for "My Turn" in which betrayal destroys a marriage.
Shortly before attaining early retirement, a long term member of AA falls off the wagon because she didn't get the promotion she thought she deserved.
Susan's passage from third to fifth grade has unexpected consequences.
A short story about the decision to apply to graduate school and opening the responses...
Do You Wanna Dance?
A short story about a 16-year-old's first concert experience - The Divine Miss M tour at The Auditorium theater, Chicago, 1973.