Short Story: Open Secret

The house was as enigmatic as the woman whom I would have the pleasure of interviewing. Gloria Kirkland is the last living icon of a forgotten age, wife of the infamous financier, Rutherford Kirkland, matriarch of family that has touched almost every aspect of American life, yet she is relatively unknown to the masses. That's … Continue reading Short Story: Open Secret

Short Story: Shattered

I wish I could pinpoint the exact moment my heart broke. There has to be a moment when it's whole and well and in the next it's shattered beyond recognition, beyond hope of ever being whole again. In my mind's eye, I picture a high-speed camera recording it happening, and then when I replay it … Continue reading Short Story: Shattered

Obsessed

Obsession. That's what's fueling my character Eli, his obsession with Jasmine. He's a man so in love with her, that he's ignoring everything around him, risking his own relationships and his job security for a woman who wants nothing to do with him. He's following her, stalking her, fooling himself into believing he only wants to … Continue reading Obsessed

Tangled mess

As I try to rewrite this tangled mess that I laughably call a book, I've come to realize that writers are a masochistic bunch. Luckily I am indeed a masochist, or at least that's what I took away from the tangled mess of what once was my love life.