CHW Publication: Arahura

A new poem on Coffee House Writers makes reference to someplace I’m missing dearly right now: Aotearoa (New Zealand). The Arahura River is a living, breathing thing with a soul unto itself. It is also subject to some heartbreaking history of the colonial Gold Rush era. The Ngāi Tahu or Kāi Tahu iwi made aContinue reading “CHW Publication: Arahura”

Excerpt from “Black Swan Hunting”

Content Warning: this story alludes to spousal abuse and the assumed death/suicide of a distraught woman. I’ve been working on a writing project idea for a murder mystery with lots of twists and turns. Just what everyone needs, right? I love murder mysteries that involve birds – I’ve been writing them since I was 8…Continue reading “Excerpt from “Black Swan Hunting””

Twitter Is A Strange Place For Global News Insights

At any given time the major cities around the globe are lit up on the Twitter activity heat map. They don’t sleep, but you’ll see after 5 PM things start to get busier for countries that run on a Monday through Friday work schedule. For those of you losing your minds over that last statement,Continue reading “Twitter Is A Strange Place For Global News Insights”