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The Hoarders -- for independent readers age 9-12
In case you're wondering, the title is NOT about messy houses like in the TV show.  ​The hoarders​ in my story are a couple of kids who figure out a way to...
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When wild boy Ro Curtlee was convicted of rape and murder, the fallout against those responsible for putting him behind bars-including detective Abe Glitsky-was...
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Raised by loving adoptive parents, San Francisco private investigator Wyatt Hunt never had an interest in finding his birth family—until he gets a chilling text...
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Dispirited
Cathy sees things that are invisible to everyone else. Her new stepbrother's bizarre behavior. A ghostly little boy. An abandoned house in the woods. But she doesn'...
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The Murano glassmakers of Venice are celebrated and revered. But now three are dead, killed for attempting to leave the city that both prized their work and kept...
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When Robin Romm's The Mother Garden was published, The New York Times Book Review called her "a close-up magician," saying, "hers is the oldest kind [of magic] we...
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In this diary of intentionality, the behearer and the beholder approach the world with an attitude of longing—for less: less sorrow, less suffering. Daily...
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Hate your job? Ready to quit? Is your boss is a flaming jerk? Think you have a lawsuit? You are facing a crucial career moment. Mistakes will cost you dearly. Stand...
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They are here among us Far from home, gifted with special abilities, hunted for their powers. And they are desperate to find their other, the one who completes them...
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66 Laps
I slipped off my clothes and dove into the pool. We are 96 percent liquid. There is nothing more sensuous than a good splash against naked skin: the initial rush of...
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Epithalamion
Comstock Review calls Epithalamion "a 64 page collection with an unusual binding. Inside it’s vintage Snell but more surreal, and with more Hindu content and...
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Responding to America's love affair with the short-short, editors Robert Shapard and James Thomas searched thousands of books and magazines to select these sixty...
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Flower Half Blown
"a 25 page chapbook of varied and beautifully imaged lyric narratives"---Comstock Review
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The Best Women's Travel Writing 2007
No matter how badly you may have messed up your first Thanksgiving away from home, I assure you, mine was worse.
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Publisher’s Weekly, in a starred review, hails ATTACK OF THE JAZZ GIANTS & OTHER STORIES “as one of the best fantasy collections of the year.” Kirkus Reviews...
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Nomad <i>Ger</i>
1200-word article that appeared in the Dallas Morning News Sunday travel section, with photos by John Lander.
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Fitcher's Brides
In the latest addition to the Fairy Tale Series created by Terri Windling, fantasy author Gregory Frost (Tain; Lyrec) provides a fresh and highly readable spin on...
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Coins
Why your pocket change might just make the best travel souvenir ever.
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While you were out
What happens in your neighborhood while you're at work might surprise you.
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