Reflections on AWP 2015

The 'Largest Literary Conference in North America' comes to Minneapolis The Association of Writers and Writing Programs (or AWP) holds a conference each year in a different city. Minneapolis, MN was lucky enough to be chosen this year to host the … [Read more]

(Never Slept With) Diablo Cody

In 2008, a coworker brought me a copy of the local newspaper and pointed to the cover story. Diablo Cody had just won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for Juno. In the article, she said how she wrote most of the screenplay at a Starbucks in … [Read more]

Spooky Halloween Drabble – My Boss Is Evil

When I learned about the opportunity to write a "drabble" for a Halloween-themed drabble anthololgy, I didn't even know what a drabble was. I had to look it up. According to wikipedia, a drabble is a 100-word fiction story. Exactly one hundred … [Read more]