The Puzzle of Drabbling

The Puzzle of Drabbling

The first questions I’m asked in my new interview with Five Directions Press are phrased this way: Your new story collection, Soul to Soul: Tiny Stories of Hope and Resilience, includes 100 stories, and each of them is 100 words long. This kind of precision, I...
Thank You for the Wonderful Reviews!

Thank You for the Wonderful Reviews!

Just a quick note to thank the readers who have been reviewing Soul to Soul: Tiny Stories of Hope and Resilience on Amazon, BN.com, and/or Goodreads (you don’t have to buy the book from one of these sites to review it there). Online reviews are so important to a...
A Note on Writers as Teachers

A Note on Writers as Teachers

Lately I’ve been teaching a Saturday morning creative writing class for 7th graders. The class takes place on Zoom, and I’m working with the students to write science fiction stories. In the meantime, I was invited to present a Symposium webinar on...
Readers Love Soul to Soul!

Readers Love Soul to Soul!

Now that Soul to Soul: Tiny Stories of Hope and Resilience is landing in mailboxes around the country and world, the verdict is in! Readers are loving the book. Here are a few of the comments I’ve received: “I finished your book last night, and I wished there...