Writing Portfolio

Flash Essays

Some samples of my explorations and experiments with a current passion:  the flash nonfiction essay, which is designed to be compact and powerful, with carefully crafted diction and movement.

Deeper Dives

Somewhat longer, and more meditative explorations of various aspects of life, the universe, and everything. Meandering, detailed, and (because I can only be who I am) often lyrical.


A nod to the most frequently visited section on my old teaching site--some thoughts (and resources) on why we require stories, and how to craft them not only well, but with integrity.