I Never Told You

Released October 3, 2019

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"Of Mice and Crows?"

Clever Magazine, Spring 2021

"Instrumental: That's What Friends Are For"

Modern Creative Life, April 24, 2018

“Red Galoshes”

Modern Creative Life, May 30, 2017

“The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly”

Modern Creative Life, September 12, 2016

Also Annual Anthology: 2016, Modern Creative Life, page 183


"Bird Brain"

Watching Backyard Birds

Volume 19 No. 33

June 2016, p. 14 (print)


"Thimbelina and Me" Studio Tour

Modern Creative Life, June 17, 2016


"Pray for Me: Memories of Bible Camp at Lake Okoboji"

Indiana Voice Journal, June 3, 2016


Writing Studio Tour

Modern Creative Life, April 3, 2016



Clever, Spring 2016

"A Fairy Statue"

News&Observer, September 20, 2015, print only 


“My Own Special Songs”

Still Crazy, July 2015 issue, print only


Guest Blogs


My First Time: Bernie Brown”

The Quivering Pen by David Abrams, May 5, 2014


“Bernie Brown’s Library: The No-Arrangement Arrangement”

The Quivering Pen by David Abrams, November 14, 2014

Short Stories







Exhumed: 13 Tales Too Scary to Stay Dead

Gravelight Press, 2020

"The Doggone Ghost"


Halloween Party 2019

Devil's Party Press



"The Man in the Hotel"

"The Doggone Ghost"

"The Best Shot"

Bits of Sugar and Other Stories

Short Story Contest Winners

Grateful Steps Publishing 2019

Print only

“The Estate Sale”

Modern Creative Life, July 17, 2018


"Tempo Rubato"

Belle Reve Literary Journal, January 31 2017

No longer available


"Birthing at Hitchcock House"

Modern Creative Life, December 22, 2016


“Same Old Casserole"Modern Creative Life, July 12, 2016

Nominee for Pushcart Prize

Annual Anthology: 2016, Modern Creative Life


"Snow Day"

Belle Reve Literary Journal, December 1, 2015

No longer available


"Denk Aan Uw Lichten"

Tales from a Small Planet, October, 2015


“Queen’s Day”

Penny Shorts, May 2015

“A Paper Fan”

Every Writer ezine, 13 February 2015


“The Ghost in Produce”

Death Head Grin Anthology, Volume One ebook, 2012 DHG Press


“Pacific Coast Highway”

Still Crazy, July 2012, print only


“The Red Baseball Cap”

Whistling Shade Literary Journal: The Fairy Tale Issue, Spring – Summer 2012, print


“Dinner at Les Deux Magots”

Clever Magazine ezine, Spring 2012


“Snow White Casts A Spell”

All Things Girl, January – February 2012

No longer available


“Sew Scary”

Death Head Grin ezine, March 2011

No longer available


“Camembert Soup”

Della Donna ezine, April 1, 2011

No longer available


“Two Men From Aix”

All Things Girl ezine, March – April 2011

No longer available


“The Peter Pan Statue”

Still Crazy, Volume IV, Issue 4, January 2011

Print only


“Beatnik Poetry”

Punkin House Digest Family Edition, Volume 1, Edition 2


“Willing Suspension of Disbelief”

Still Crazy, Volume III, Issue 2, July 2010

Print only


“Dan and Lewis Drag Main”

All Things Girl ezine, July - August 2010

No longer available


“The Owl and The Tombstone”

Death Head Grin ezine, June 2010

No longer available


“Heart’s Delight”

All Things Girl ezine, May - June 2010

No longer available


“In Tune”

All Things Girl ezine, November – December, 2009

No longer available


“For Elaine”

All Things Girl ezine, September – October 2009

No longer available


“Holiday in Venice”

Still Crazy, Volume II, Issue 2, July 2009

Print only


“Peter and Priscilla”

Dream Fantasy International Volume 13, 2008 - 2009

Print only


“Nothing Like it on Planet Earth”

Abandoned Towers Magazine, 3rd Trimester, 2009

Print only


“The Martha Stewart Houses”

Words of Wisdom, Volume 25, Issue 24, Autumn 2007

Print only


“St. Delight’s Church Supper”

The Armchair Aesthete, Issue 26, Autumn 2006

Print only


“Just an Ordinary Guy”

The Storyteller, Volume 11, Issue 1, January/February/March 2006

Print only


“Everybody Loves Sunflowers”

Words of Wisdom, September 2005

Print only


“The Adventures of Pam and Larry”

Writer’s Journal, May/June, 2003

Print only


Podcast interview with Demond Thompson

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