What People are Saying about Other Household Toxins

Hey, adorable IMBO readers! My flash fiction collection, Other Household Toxins, came out in January. I love all the stories in the collection. I love the cover art. I love the reviews people have been writing. And I hope you love it too. If you live in the US, you can buy it on Amazon. […]

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Cycling in Munich — Tips from a Local

Bike and Biergarten — Great CombinationI was not raised with a bicycle. Or maybe I had one for 10 minutes when I was 10–before it was stolen. Nashville, at least way back when I was a kid, was not a place for bikes. Munich, my home now, is. It’s not Beijing, but it’s certainly bike-friendly–or […]

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Other Household Toxins Giveaway!

Are you strapped for cash? Running low on dough? Are you one of the 300 million US-Americans who have not read Other Household Toxins, my debut collection of flash fiction,yet…but would love to…if there were just a way, some magical process, an angel, someone who might wave a wand and make that dream come true? […]

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Baby Made a List!

Photo from flickrI’m beyond thrilled that Baby has made it onto a list of recommended flash fiction provided by the editors of 100 Word Story and curated by The Millions. The list includes stellar writers such as Leesa Cross-Smith, Kim Chinquee, Meg Pokrass, Kara Vernor, Stuart Dybek, and Joy Williams. Also on the list are […]

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First “Easy” Hike of 2018

Everywhere the sound of mountains thawing. The waterline in the reservoir is frighteningly low, we assume to make room for the water raging down from above, gurgling all around us. It’s a warm day in the middle of April. And the place is almost deserted. We go left around theSchlegeisspeichersee (Schlegeis reservoir), home to one […]

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Other Household Toxins is here!

I’m excited. The stories in Other Household Toxins have been accumulating for the last 10 years. The collection is an eclectic grouping of flash fiction. From magic realism to in-your-face realism, and everything in between–surrealism, absurdism, hyper-realism (and more -isms)–the collection has something for everyone. I hope there’ll be something you love among the 48 […]

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Other Household Toxins — Cover Reveal

Jessica Gawinski is crazy talented. I’m thrilled that she did the cover for my debut collection of flash fiction, Other Household Toxins. This eclectic group of 48 stories from the past 7 years is my interpretation of flash fiction thus far. Many of the stories come and go on one page, and some push the […]

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