The Adventures Of Toad – Part 1

“I can’t do anything right,” cried the wood toad to the frog. “What do you mean?” the frog licked his eyeball and looked up from The Daily Flypaper. “People are always upset at me for something or another. They call me slimy and warty and all these other names.” The toad rubbed a foot overContinue reading “The Adventures Of Toad – Part 1”

Short Story: Aquarium

This experimental short has been rejected by a few different magazines at this point, so I’m going to go ahead and post it here. “Why? Why do you let us go on doing such horrible atrocities to each other?! We commit genocide! We destroy the most precious of creations! The very God you serve gaveContinue reading “Short Story: Aquarium”

A Draft Excerpt From “Little Earthquakes In The Sea”: Time For Goodbye

Content Warning: this piece discusses the death of a child and is based on a true story that took place almost a hundred years ago. For those wishing for a soundtrack while reading, I recommend this. It rained that day in Bonaventure. The men in linen raincoats slicked with wet wax pried her blue andContinue reading “A Draft Excerpt From “Little Earthquakes In The Sea”: Time For Goodbye”

Short Story: Cicadas

I’m happy to announce my short story ‘Cicadas‘ is live on Coffee House Writers! I’m excited to bring my readers back to one of my past homes as I pay homage to a city I love. Richmond is a beautiful city filled with rich history and the kind of muggy summer heat you don’t easilyContinue reading “Short Story: Cicadas”