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If you’re not a good girl, I’m going to leave

I was 6 when my mother disappeared. Now, when men do the same, I assume I’m the one to blame

By: Tammy Delatorre/Salon.com

He left in the middle of the night. 1,740 more words


News you can use

When I sit down to create a new post (admittedly, this doesn’t happen very often), I am always stopped short by the request right off the bat for a headline. 419 more words

Multiple Sclerosis

Life is Unfair. Keep Writing Anyway.

When I was 16 years old, I won first place in the short fiction category of a very small, very local writing contest targeted at teenagers. 760 more words


Salon Writer Thinks The Left Needs its Own Tea Party

This isn’t really a new idea. The left has been desperately trying to replicate the success of the Tea Party for years. First they tried “No Labels” then the “Coffee Party” and finally Occupy Wall Street. 170 more words


January Roundup, featuring Elvis, Lo Fi, and Sneak Peek at my novel "Perfectly Broken"

Hello all!

Hope the first 1/12th of your 2015 was fun. Here in the Catskills, it’s been characteristically cold and snowy, with the usual constant commentary about same, which reminds me, once again, how storytelling is innate in everyone, and I mean… 296 more words


"We desperately need a war on Christmas lies."

My second audition file. The sound quality isn’t perfect, but I adjudged not bad enough to prevent posting here.



December 2014 saw a splash of anti-Christian pieces in the media. 1,484 more words