Showing posts from March, 2015


One of my essays--about counting dogs as a spiritual practice--appeared Sunday at Episcopal Cafe and is available by clicking here . How this essay came to appear here is a study in keeping one's ears alert--like a dog's, if you will--because I'm not a member of an Episcopal church and ordinarily wouldn't have heard about this publication. My sister is Communications Director at a large Episcopal church in Arizona and participates in several Facebook pages where people share ideas about communication strategies. The editor of Episcopal Cafe posted that they were looking for new voices for their Magazine, which features pieces about a specific topics. Meanwhile, last fall I'd written part of this essay as part of my daily writing practice, and as part of my ongoing effort to write shorter pieces. I'd submitted it to one paying market, and it had been rejected. When my sister pointed out the Episcopal Cafe opportunity, I recognized that expanding on the ex

Anthology Ahoy!

Here's where I'll be in a couple of weeks! Ten Stories High Launch  Saturday, March 21, St. Catharines Central Library, 2 PM. Refreshments, even!