Road Trip

I wanted to post a flash fiction piece yesterday, but I couldn’t think of anything. I had to go back to my grad school days and come up with a scenario on the spot. I’ve always been a fan of restrictions because they get me to focus on the most important details. That’s why in…

Back Seat

Since this fits so perfectly with what my girlfriend submitted yesterday, I couldn’t help but post it now. It’s another poem that, yes, is about us. The difference is that I didn’t tell her I wrote this. Back Seat She’s sound asleep in the back seat of the van as we drive back home. The…

First Grad School Assignment

I finally have something to post from my fiction workshop! School’s going really well. I think I’m getting used to the workload now. I’m reading a book a week on top of packets of dense reading and, of course, writing. My first assignment was very interesting and there are multiple parts to it. The first…

Rain Drops

Saturday was a huge day for me. I did my first Tough Mudder and managed to get through the entire course and complete every obstacle. For those that don’t know, it is a ten-mile obstacle course held all over the United States. The obstacles are absolutely insane, too. Look it up on Youtube. I’ve never…