I Am A Broken House

My Work

Buy Once, Share Often

I've spent the last few days bombarding social media with information about my two new chapbooks: "How The Story Ends" and "Pearl Dandy." The idea, of course, is to let as many people as I can know that a) these works exist, b) they're both reasonably priced (thanks to the…

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Bonus Book Friday is here!

On Friday, June 7th, between Noon and Midnight (CST), each order of "I Am A Broken House"in paperback will receive a 2nd work from me absolutely free. The humble goal is to sell at least 10 books during that 12 hour block, so I'm offering these free additions to encourage…

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My Thoughts

Failure Truly Is An Option

                “Failure isn’t an option.”                 You’ve likely heard that line in a million movies, usually from the hero of the picture just before he leaves his allies behind to face alone the machinations of some overwhelming evil. Perhaps, within the context of a film, failure really isn’t an option….

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Talent and Hope in all shapes, sizes…and ages.

  I've always loved to watch children create. Whether they are building a castle out of Duplos to fend off an impending dragon attack or fingerpainting a work of abstract wonder, their imaginations don't often know the limitations that years on this hard earth can shackle us with. Kids give themselves freely…

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The Trouble With Questions

                When you write, whether it’s for a living or just a passionate hobby, you tend to field a lot of questions. Someone wants to know why you killed off their favorite character when they seemed like they would be so important to the overall story, or they question the…

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My Random Musings

The Fear of Failure

A little over two years ago, after struggling for some time with the loss of my parents, I decided to put the hurt I was feeling to work for me. Specifically, I decided the poetry and some of the short fiction I had been writing in the interim might prove beneficial…

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