Monthly archives: June, 2015

Bullet Tears: We’re Big Girls Now

The following is a flash fiction backstory of the main character in my upcoming novel, Bullet Tears. Five-year-old Donna tapped the plastic red person over the colored spaces on the Candyland board. She reached the last space and took her plastic person high in the air and dropped it on the Candy Castle. “I win!”…


Facebook Defeat

I felt like a true Seattleite today. For the first time in two years, I felt like I lived here. Nothing about my day was specific to the Seattle experience, so maybe I just felt like an Earthling. I did my laundry in the laundry room of my 100-year-old apartment building. I rode the bus…