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The Most Extraordinary Pie

You are sitting in a cozy room in an easy chair and there’s a table across the room.  And on this table there’s a piece of pie. 273 more words


Copyrights and Barcodes {It's a Business Man, but Am I?}

Hey writers!

I am filling out copyright information and investigating the ISBN and barcode shakedown. And, I do mean shake down!

I mean, it’s $125 for one ISBN and $295 for 10! 215 more words

Writing Life

What Grows

What Grows, a short story of mine, is included in Issue 38.1 of Room magazine. The issue will be launched this Sunday at the… 21 more words


Open Letter to Marc Maron, Day 29 (on the uses of idleness)

Speaking of being overweight (I knew we’d get back here eventually…)

If anyone asks what I’ve been doing over the long weekend, I will say nothing. 395 more words

A Letter to a Client-Walking in my Shoes

I was thinking recently about the challenges I’ve endured as a freelance writer.  When I began earning money for writing in 2007, I had not yet realized  the difficulties I would face trying to find work as well as trying to be paid a decent wage for my skills. 1,059 more words

Daily Thoughts

Silence of the Sheep

Around holidays, sheep are like to the streets of Addis as tinsel to a fir tree. Being in the city during Ethiopian Christmas for the… 578 more words