A sampling of my works in progress.
Excerpts from Short Stories:
Keepers – As the holiday approaches, an elderly couple prepares for the family gathering with mixed emotions.
Continued On Page 2 – A depressed woman must cope with a hostile plumber.
Excerpt from a Novel in progress:
Untitled Novel #1 – After the father’s accidental death, a family struggles to stay together when harsh changes threaten its unity.
excerpt: Short Story? novel? Not sure yet
The Blue of Heaven – A girl receives extraordinary visits while being punished with life underground.
These are short-short stories that I published on my blog in final form, all inspired by photographs.
A Mother’s Day – A Depression-era migrant worker speaks of her daily life and her newborn.
Postcard to Chateau-Thierry – An imagined postcard exchange.
The Graveyard – Abandoned trains are used to aid a rebellion.
Rust Never Sleeps – A continuation of The Graveyard, shared in an unusual way.