Monthly Archives: June 2012

I’m a Bed Writer

I’m a bed writer. Recently, I realized I do my best work while lying in bed with a laptop. I need a Queen-size mattress and some pillows. A couple of cats. A cup of coffee. Some lessons are a little … Continue reading

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This is what I spared you on Father’s Day

This is what I wrote on Father’s Day, and what I spared you so as not to ruin your holiday. Well, the holiday is over.  It’s Father’s Day and my father is dead.  He is dead 7 years now, and … Continue reading

Posted in Caring for parents, Death, Fathers, Mothers, Parents, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Take Two Megs, Huff It Up With Joy, and Mix in a Yoo

So what do you get when you take two Megs, Huff it up with Joy, and mix in a Yoo? You, my friend, get some of the best summer (or anytime) reading you will ever find. I am so proud … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews, Creative Nonfiction, Public Readings, Reading, Solstice MFA Pine Manor College, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Secret Facebook Sex Conversation REVEALED

First, disclaimers and qualifications: Yesterday, I found myself involved in a four-way or five-way, I mean, a multiple conversation in Facebook Message. Of the women mentioned in the conversation below, I’ve only met Ann in person. She is a student … Continue reading

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