I am inspired to write about nature’s awe, love gone good and bad and life’s ironies. Here you can see a list of some of my poems and personal narratives that have been published in journals and anthologies. Some pieces have been linked so you can read them. Enjoy!

Novels:

The Green Lace Corset She Writes Press October 2020

The Silver Shoes She Writes Press, June 2018

The Black Velvet Coat She Writes Press, October 2015

 

Poems:

A Year In Ink. San Diego, The Ink Spot Press. Print

“When Did His Dying Begin?” Vol. 11. Ed. Judy Reeves. 2018

In the Fast Lane.” Vol. 10, Ed. Judy Reeves. 2017

“The Mikado.” Vol. 8. Eds. Dean Nelson and reg e gaines. 2015

“Lost at Sea.” A Year in Ink, Vol 7. Eds. Shadab Zeest Hashmi and Jim Ruland. San Diego: 2014

Ay, Carumba.” Vol. 6. Eds. Michael Klam and Anthony Bonds. 2013.

 

The Avocet: A Journal of Nature Poetry. Ed. Charles Portolano. Fountain Hills, AZ. Print.

“Fleeting Beauties.” Spring 2020

“Bad Blue Jay” and “Morning Quail.” Winter 2019

Perseid Night Sky.” Summer 2019

It’s Always Fire Season Now.” Summer 2018

Resolutions Written.” Winter 2018

“No Moon.” Weekly Avocet #301, September 9, 2018

“A Precarious Night.” Winter 2017

The Birdhouse.” and “A Spring Symphony.” Spring 2016

“The Acorn Goddess.” Fall 2015

The Gray Fox.” Summer 2015

Icy Morning.” and “Hibernation for Rejuvenation.”  Winter 2015

“The Oak.” Summer 2014

 

 

San Diego Poetry Annual, Rainbow, CA Garden Oat Press, Print.

“Cosmic Reverie” and “Does He Know the Secrets of the Universe?” Ed. Seretta Martin. March 2020

“Hot Mango Margarita.” Ed. Seretta Martin. March 2019

“Raw.” Ed. Seretta Martin. March 2018

A Confession.” Seretta Martin, March 2015

 

Assorted Publications:

“Without Stars.”  The Poeming Pigeon 9 The Cosmos Issue. Ed. Shawn Aveningo Sanders, Portland, Oregon: The Poetry Box. 2020. 99. Print.

Ecocide San Diego.” Open Earth II Eco Poems. Ed. Susann Moeller. Pudding Magazine. 2017. 30. Print.

“No Such Thing as Global Warming?” Sunshine Noir II, Writing from San Diego and Tijuana. Ed. Kelly Mayhew and Jim Miller, San Diego: City Works Press, 2015. 173. Print.

“I Will Consider My Dog Mocha.” Sundays at Liberty Station. Ed. Steve Kowit. San Diego, CA, 2015. 29-31. Print.

“Locked Up Inside.” City Works. San Diego: San Diego City College, 2014. 41. Print.

“I Too Looked for Mr. Goodbar.” Serving House Journal 7. Ed. Steve Kowit. 2013. Online.

Tiny Dancer” and “Mother.” Judy Reeves, ed. Wild Women Wild Voices: Collected Writings from the 2012 Wild Women Writing Workshop. San Diego: Lively Muse Press, 2013. 23. Print.

 

Personal Narratives:

“Loves Me All the Time” Olfactory Memoirs a Creative Catalyst Project website. 2016.

“A Bygone Fashion” Olfactory Memoirs a Creative Catalyst Project website. 2015.

“Grandma G.” Judy Reeves, ed. Wild Women Wild Voices: Collected Writings from the 2012 Wild Women Writing Workshop. San Diego: Lively Muse Press, 2013. 13-14. Print.

Piano Lessons.” Judy Reeves, ed. Wild Women Wild Voices: Collected Writings from the 2012 Wild Women Writing Workshop. San Diego: Lively Muse Press, 2013. 26-27. Print.

 

Articles:

“Feisty Writer Writes Feisty Characters” The Feisty Writer, September 19, 2018

“Ten Tips to Creating your Author Wardrobe” She Writes, June 13, 2018

“Ten Tips and Tricks from a Debut Novelist” Manhattan Book Review, November 24, 2015

“From Prose to Poetry and Back Again” We Heart Writing,

“The Inspiration for The Black Velvet Coat” Behind the Book, She Writes Press, October 12, 2015