“You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club”

– Jack London

Below you will find excerpts from work in progress.

A Dark Secret

I am honored to have one of my stories recently published in Ploughshares, an award winning journal that is “more honored by national anthologies than any other magazine except the New [...]

The Case for Psychic Distance

Read Jennifer Hanno’s story “The Case for Psychic Distance” in the December issue of Ploughshares,  award winning literary journal produced at Emerson College. Find out more [...]

My Thoughts Exactly

2012: My Thoughts Exactly was awarded First Place in Empirical’s Fiction Contest Below you will find an excerpt but you can read it in its entirety here. Chrissy seemed oblivious to the lack of [...]

 “Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people.”
– William Butler Yeats (1865-1939)