Making use of writing prompts

Making use of writing prompts

I was in a Zoom workshop recently led by flash fiction expert Meg Pokrass. One of the writing prompts she offered was, “They said it only came out at night.” Here’s an edited. version of what I came up with: I know better They say it only comes out...
Bankrupt: a one-act play

Bankrupt: a one-act play

One of these days I’m going to publish a collection of five or six of my one-act plays. This one, titled Bankrupt, was produced, along with five other short plays, in 2019 by Off the Page, an accomplished and popular local readers theater group. For this...
Redwoods, a lament

Redwoods, a lament

We are all on edge in Sonoma County and other California locales contending with raging wildfires amid COVID-19. The news this week that Big Basin, California’s first state park, was consumed by flames hit me hard. It was the first place my husband, Jim, and I...

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