SPECIMENS: True and Un-Altered Notes on an Inadvertent Adventure of an Unusual Nature, the Which Contains Sorrow, Death, Danger, Art and Great Happiness
SHORTLISTED for WILBUR AND NISO SMITH FOUNDATION ADVENTURE WRITING PRIZE – 2019
(as-yet unpublished manuscript)
HAWTHORNDEN LITERARY INSTITUTE FELLOWSHIP – 2019
Casa Ecco, Italy
Essay: Truth and the Rhinoceros
DISQUIET INTERNATIONAL LITERARY PRIZE: NONFICTION – Finalist 2018
LEAPFROG PRESS FICTION CONTEST – 2017 Semifinalist
An earlier draft-in-progress of my novel, SPECIMENS
HAWTHORNDEN INTERNATIONAL WRITERS FELLOWSHIP – 2015
Hawthornden Castle, Scotland
GRUB STREET: MUSE & THE MARKETPLACE
A workshop for writers on May 2, 2015
Literary Humor: Tips and Techniques
THE AMANDA CHRONICLES!
A sophisticated satire column on a British-based international website “for women who weren’t born yesterday”. *
Imagine someone like Eloise (who was six and lived at the Plaza),
only very grown up and worldly wise.
Read all eleven of The Amanda Chronicles here — and laugh!
(*I will be posting the published “Amandas” here soon – sadly, sadly, Amanda’s brilliant and wonderful publisher died and the column is temporarily on hold.)
Sometimes humor is no laughing matter.
Read Seriously Funny about humor as a tool for political resistance here: