100 Word Story: The Chair

(100WordStory.org, a wonderful very-short-fiction site, encourages readers to write a story based on a photo prompt. I am pleased to be one of the featured stories on their latest photograph. I’ve posted my story below; read all four featured posts here.)  When we piled stones in the courtyard, the soldiers kicked them down. We planted flowers, the … Continue reading "100 Word Story: The Chair"

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140 Characters in Creative Nonfiction Magazine #51

I enjoy writing creative nonfiction tweets on Twitter (the hashtag #cnftweet is used by many writers, including me) and I am excited that one of my tweets was included in the print issue of Creative Nonfiction magazine. (One of 24 tweets on the theme of sustainability in issue #51.) Since it’s a print only magazine, I … Continue reading "140 Characters in Creative Nonfiction Magazine #51"

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Three Crucial Tips for Cluttering Your Basement

Three Crucial Tips for Cluttering Your Basement Essential advice for effective amassment  As I carefully traversed the precarious faux-city-skyline of plastic-bin towers that rose above the ground-covering of paper shopping bags densely packed with VCR tapes, kitchen gadgets, and ill-fitting clothes, I marveled at the transformation my wife and I had brought to fruition since … Continue reading "Three Crucial Tips for Cluttering Your Basement"

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