Here's a scene I've been playing around with. Someday it may become something longer, as my idea journal scenes tend to do. For right now, enjoy.
I'm pretty sure everyone already knows that I was an elementary school teacher for fifteen years. Some people know the story of my first year of teaching. This short story that I'm sharing today takes shades of that story. However, this story is not based on anyone real. The story is fictional. I draw on... Continue Reading →
I have always had a rather active imagination. Not surprising, really, since I became a fantasy writer. My mind wanders constantly, often creating random "what if..." situations. I got better at writing those down as I got older. They often become the ideas for my books or scenes in a book. Here are a few... Continue Reading →
write from the perspective of someone who is developing an understanding of what it means to be different.