KC Writes Interview-Jeanette Powers

KC Writes Interview-Jeanette Powers

Posted on Jul 11, 2017 in Interview, KC Writes | No Comments

I count myself very fortunate to have spent an hour with the indomitable Jeanette Powers for my latest KC Writes Interview. And, I think today, on the eve of her new book launch, is a great time for me to share the interview with you. Jeanette is one of the hardest working women I have […]

It’s Almost Time!

It’s Almost Time!

Posted on Jul 5, 2017 in Promotions | No Comments

A few months ago I told you about my first solo-speaking event. It’s almost here, and I hope you can join me!  On Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 5-7 p.m.,  I’ll be at the Uptown Arts Bar sharing behind-the-scenes secrets on The Color Eater and reading from the manuscript. And do you remember that story […]

Welcome to the Enter the Apocalypse party-and you don’t even have to leave the house!

Welcome to the Enter the Apocalypse party-and you don’t even have to leave the house!

Posted on Apr 12, 2017 in Interview, Promotions | One Comment

A while ago I wrote a nice little story about the end of the world, and I thought where on earth am I going to sell this?  A few weeks later I get an email about an anthology called “Enter the Apocalypse.” I sent in “Alone” and was very pleased to get an acceptance a […]

KC Writes Interview-Janet Sunderland

KC Writes Interview-Janet Sunderland

Posted on Mar 6, 2017 in Interview, KC Writes | No Comments

It’s not everyday we get to interview our heroes, but for this week’s KC Writes interview I was lucky enough to interview one of mine—Janet Sunderland. This multi-faceted woman came into my life seven years ago and has been a wealth of knowledge, inspiration, and fun from the first day we met.   If you’re ever […]

Jessica Conoley’s reading at the Uptown Arts Bar tonight!

Jessica Conoley’s reading at the Uptown Arts Bar tonight!

Posted on Jan 13, 2017 in KC Writes, Promotions | No Comments

I’ll see you tonight from  7:00 p.m. – 9 p.m. at the WTF stories for your earballs show! We’re at the Uptown Arts Bar. (3611 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111) for a night of unexpected adventure, laughter, and fun as we read our latest work. Be hypnotized by Dawn Downey’s creative essays, mystified by Annie Raab’s […]

Meet WTF on Friday, January 13th @ The Uptown Arts Bar

Meet WTF on Friday, January 13th @ The Uptown Arts Bar

Posted on Jan 3, 2017 in KC Writes, Promotions | No Comments

I’m sure by now you know you’re invited to the WTF stories for your earballs reading on Friday the 13th from 7 p.m.–9 p.m. at the Uptown Arts Bar. (3611 Broadway, Kansas City, MO)  I hope you can make it because I would like to see your face in real life. I realized some of […]

KC Creates Interview-Caleb Harman

KC Creates Interview-Caleb Harman

Posted on Dec 27, 2016 in Interview, KC Creates, KC Writes | No Comments

Caleb Harman is a hell of an artist and the penultimate creator—which is why I decided to make him the first non-writer interview in my podcast series. I know absolutely nothing about art, and was a little worried my lack of knowledge would lead to a crap interview, but it turns out creativity doesn’t care […]

January 13, 2017- Meet me at the Uptown Arts Bar

January 13, 2017- Meet me at the Uptown Arts Bar

Posted on Dec 13, 2016 in KC Writes, Promotions | No Comments

One month from today I’ll be reading in the  WTF stories for your earballs show at the Uptown Arts Bar!  The WTF writers group hits the stage once again for a night of unexpected adventure, laughter, and fun as we read our latest work. Be hypnotized by Dawn Downey’s creative essays, mystified by Annie Raab’s magical […]

KC Writes Interview-Jason Preu

KC Writes Interview-Jason Preu

Posted on Dec 2, 2016 in Interview, KC Writes | One Comment

If you ever have the chance to see Jason Preu read live GO. You won’t regret it. The way you look at writers and readings will be forever changed. His mad skills with words and captivating stage presence are just a few of the reasons why I wanted to sit down with Jason for the […]

Mary Poppins and my right to VOTE

Mary Poppins and my right to VOTE

Posted on Oct 22, 2016 in Essay | 2 Comments

I’ve decided to take November off from blogging, social media, and newsletters.  I’ll be challenging myself and participating in National Novel Writing Month.  The general idea is 50,000 new words on a novel by the end of the month.  I am an uber slow writer, so this seems insanely difficult and unattainable to me—but I […]