Shelled Locusts

My new story "Shelled Locusts" found a home at Spirit's Tincture!   Shelled Locusts The kitchen floor lined with cracked linoleum, bubbled with the smell of garlic-laced handprints. Rena stood closely to the counter and peeled away cornhusks, the soft strands of silk piling on the floor and her feet. She put the rough husks … Continue reading Shelled Locusts


“February 2017” is up with Rat’s Ass Review

Find it here! February 2017   In D.C., I pocket my husband alongside my pictures, open-mouthed and filled with teeth. He says he doesn’t remember the city in the same way I do. Everything’s different. I’ve noticed there’s more water in Kansas than D.C. It seems like a lot of things should be fountains here, but … Continue reading “February 2017” is up with Rat’s Ass Review

“Tangled Roots” nestled with 3Elements Review

Find it published here! Tangled Roots She pulled away corn husks, the fine silk piling on her feet and masking cracked linoleum until the floor shone golden strands. Her father's hands hulled speckled peas and wrapped around the slender neck of his eighth bottle --quelling sounds but quickening the blood rush in her ears. When she … Continue reading “Tangled Roots” nestled with 3Elements Review