Publications

FICTION

“The Gaming Hour,” Over My Dead Body, December, 2016

“Life Preserver,” The Flash Fiction Press, September 2016

“World’s Best Grandpa,” Brilliant Flash Fiction, September 2016

“Heirloom,”  Tomato Slices Anthology, Amoeba Ink, June 2016, (print, Available on Amazon)

“Voices,” Siren Lit Magazine, July 2015

 

RECENT NONFICTION

“Does St. Peter Give Advance Notice?” (Essay in Feisty After 45: The Best Blogs of Mid-life Women Anthology, Edited by Elaine Ambrose, February 2016, Paperback and Kindle Edition. Available on Amazon)

“Banded Bowls” Good Old Days magazine, January/February 2015, (print)

 

EARLIER NONFICTION PUBLICATION EXPERIENCE

Ghostwriting and Whitepapers, Safari Books Online, 2008 (print and online)

“GPS,” First Person Column, The Columbus Dispatch newspaper, June 30, 2007 (print)

“The Chocolate Whizz-Way,” PLUS magazine (Canada), July 2002 (print)

“Hooked on Treats,” I Love CATS! magazine, May/June 2002 (print)

“Full Circle,” Diabetes Forecast magazine, March 2002 (print)

“Influence and Diabetes,” Diabetes Interview magazine, October 2001 (print)

Technical Writer and Instructional Designer (Print and Online Content), Various Fortune 500 Companies

Content Developer for Metatec’s NautilusCD multimedia magazine (online and CD editions)

Part-time Reporter for This Week and Grove City Record newspapers (owned by The Columbus Dispatch)

Editorial columnist/reporter for The Southwest Messenger newspapers. Wrote a Biweekly column titled, In Other Words, articles, and human interest pieces

 

AWARDS

“Making a Difference,” Finalist in Nonfiction Essay Category, The Author’s Venue Writing Contest sponsored by The Writer magazine, February 2006

Multimedia Maggie Award Winner for managing a multimedia publication for PC World Multimedia LIVE! (online and CD editions)- Two years in a row, May 1996 and May 1997.