Christmas Eve is usually full. We go from one family’s house to another. It’s silly and loud and busy. It’s really lovely and it is nothing like the Christmas Eve we had this year. Today was quiet. We sang carols at my grandparents and went for a hike. My 18 month old son and IContinue reading

Tangled Wires Book Review

Can a machine love? I disappeared two months ago. The business world and newspapers lost their minds. I’m back now and have two goals: staying healthy and fulfilling a deathbed promise.  The one standing in my way?  He stepped in to run my father’s company after his death. He knows my secrets and I knowContinue reading “Tangled Wires Book Review”

If He Ever Came Out

Sylvie stood at the bottom of the hill, looking up. Under her feet was the crumbled uneven remains of a cement walk; little more than rubble at points. Trees and bushes and weeds grew over it. Their roots dug down beneath. Where sun and wind couldn’t erode the walk from existence, water and vegetation did.Continue reading “If He Ever Came Out”

Excerpt from Banded Together (Working Title)

Here’s an excerpt from my work-in-progress.  Cecilia has inherited the family business which happens to be a band. They focus on doing events–weddings, parties and such. They also perform weekly at her brother’s bar.  Miles is their newest member and her brother’s best friend and her long time nemesis. This is Miles’ first performance withContinue reading “Excerpt from Banded Together (Working Title)”

You and Me In Quarantine: Epilogue

From Marty Vee: This is a RomCom novella I’m sharing in segments, about two people who don’t like each other getting quarantined together. I suggest starting at the beginning: https://martyvee.com/2020/04/06/you-and-me-in-quarantine-day-1/ But I’ll recap anyway: Billie is a junior reporter for a local network and Edgar, her least favorite person, works in the same position atContinue reading “You and Me In Quarantine: Epilogue”

You and Me In Quarantine: Day 14

From Marty Vee: This is a RomCom novella I’m sharing in segments, about two people who don’t like each other getting quarantined together. I suggest starting at the beginning: https://martyvee.com/2020/04/06/you-and-me-in-quarantine-day-1/ But I’ll recap anyway: Billie is a junior reporter for a local network and Edgar, her least favorite person, works in the same position atContinue reading “You and Me In Quarantine: Day 14”