Publications—Fiction, Images and Essays

Paraphrasing, Henri Cartier-Bresson, “I just have to live and life will give me pictures and stories.”  

Stories life gives me, center on relationships (couples, siblings), class, race, and urban survival.



Bus Stop Blues Blink-Ink #52,  June 2023

Cinders: A Love Story Your Impossible Voice, May 25, 2023

When Stars Fell to Earth” 50 Give or Take #857, March 13, 2023

The Wire” 50 50 Give or Take #889, April 14, 2023

Like Breath” 50 Give or Take #596, June 25, 2022, included in The 50-word Stories of 2022: Microfiction for Lovers of Quick Reads.

Question and Answer” Flash Fiction Magazine, February 21, 2021

Forgetting Things” Quick Fiction Magazine

Utility” Blue Mesa Review, Issue 14, 2002


April 13, 1964” Five Minutes One Hundred Words, August 20, 2023

“12th Street Normal” The Forge Literary Magazine (forthcoming September 2023)


Starfall #3” one sentence poems, May 18, 2023


Matt’s Party” F-Stop Magazine, Issue—Community 2023

Portrait” F-Stop Magazine, Issue—The Portrait 2022

Soul Glove” Storm Cellar, Volume 8.2, Spring 2020

“The Ballad of Richard and Lucille” Grief Diaries, April 2017

“Together or Not Part I-IV Helen Literary Journal Fall 2017

Under the El”, Michigan Photography Exhibition 1999

Children on Bridge” Toledo Museum of Art, 1999

Portfolio” Ontario Review, Fall 1999


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