Heart Day

Hello folks! I hope you've had a great week! I hope you all enjoyed the festivities of Valentine's Day, too. I know this can be a very difficult holiday sometimes, and a very over-commercialized holiday other times. But I've always been a sucker for the ruby-red hearts. There's always been something about making Valentines that … Continue reading Heart Day

The Tokenmaster

Paul polished the bright gray metal into a silver shine. Then he set the finished piece on his desk and sat back on his stool, admiring his work. It was a tiny soldier figurine, barely two inches high, with a neat cap, detailed face, crisp-looking uniform, and even a tiny ray revolver tucked into the … Continue reading The Tokenmaster

The Life and Times of a Sewing Machine

Hello everyone!  Finals week is upon me soon and I have been super busy after the return to classes. I have some really fun literary stuff in the works, but for the time being I thought I'd share a short story I wrote a few years ago. It is a sort of ode to my … Continue reading The Life and Times of a Sewing Machine