The first chapter of a brand-new fiction serial kicks off the summer of Geraldine Jensen, who spends her vacation in a small Missouri town with her college-age aunt and a closely-bonded group of theatre geeks. An up-and-down rollercoaster of classic film, theatre, and literature-based events and happenings, The Things That Happen to Geraldine is a story of self-expression and discovery, and the many ways to show the world who you are inside.
This work was sparked by a read of Shel Silverstein's 'Magic'. It started out as a kind of free write, then I found myself looking for rhymes, and by the end of it, had discovered a truth behind the particular experiences I describe below. Though it is descriptive and tells a real story, you'll find that it's … Continue reading Poem: Magic
This is the first serious poem I've ever written. It's very dear to my heart, so I hope you all enjoy it! I Last summer I was a prisoner, In a cargo ship’s prison bay. Shanghaied into the Great Unknown To lose another day. Not told where I was going, Unknowing where I’d been, The … Continue reading Poem: Summer Prisoner