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September / October 2014 News:
Journal will publish my poem "Red Fox" in a future edition.
My poem "Archer" won the
2014 Jack Grapes Poetry Prize of Cultural Weekly, where it was
published on September 24, 2014.
Mused - BellaOnline Literary Review published my poems "Grand
Canyon" and "Woman
at the Crossroad" in its fall 2014 edition.
Exposure published my poem "Angel Loop September" as one of its 2014
Writing Contest winners.
The winner of the Sixteenth
Glass Woman Prize
is Nonnie Augustine's story "All Is Ready." Other winners and finalists of the Sixteenth Glass Woman Prize
were announced or will be announced
For the Seventeenth
Glass Woman Prize I am currently considering direct submissions from former readers and/or winners or
finalists of the prize,
together with material from my personal reading in other sources.
The current reading period ends March 21, 2015.
My most recent novel, Beauty Sleeping, is available
and other online booksellers. It is the story of an artist's journey through
self-doubt and a self-effacing sense of duty, both proving to be formidable
of Works by Friends
Please visit the evolving page on
this website called
FriendShip, which showcases written and
visual work by my friends.
Publications accepted my novel Audrey: A Book of Love for 2015
origami journal published my short story "The Girl Who Moved to Atlanta"
in its summer 2014
Review accepted my poem "Meteorite" for publication.
Poets Journal republished my story "Thirteen Attempts At Saving My Soul"
in its "The Last Time I Ran Away" anthology (May 2014).
book talk for Beauty Sleeping
took place at the Silver City Public Library on April 24, 2014.
Review published my story "Blue Satin Princess"
in its March 4, 2014
Exposure published my article "Fairy Tale Love" in its February 2014
& Spackle published my stories "Old Man, Park, Bus, Winter, Spring," "The Anniversary,"
and "The Photograph" in Issue 12, 2014.
Epiphany published my story "Fury Minuet"
in its February 2014 edition.
Review published my story "Heron Dream" and my poem "A Fable of Leaves"
in its December 2013 issue.
The Write Place at the
Write Time published
my poems "After Long Absence" and "The Wanderers" in its
Autumn/Winter 2013 edition.
Magazine published my story "Annette and Florian"
in its October/November 2013 issue.
Writing As Dance:
Trusting the Mystery" was published as part of Michelle Elvy's monthly column "Writers
on Writing" in Awkword Papercut October 1, 2013.
Review published my prose poem "Someone Is Always Leaving" in its
September 2013 issue.
Review published my poem "Vincent Van Gogh" online (August 2013).
The Linnet's Wings published my story "Good
Friday--Mary Magdalen" in its Summer 2013 edition.
Glow Worm published my poem "Vincent
van Gogh" in its Tuesday Poem series (July 31, 2013)
published my poem "Child"
in its Issue 9 (July 2013).
Review published my poems "Midsummer Night's Wake," "Connecticut Avenue,"
and "Water on Mars" (June 1, 2013) and in its Summer 2013 digital
issue (June 21, 2013). For a complimentary digital copy, please email
Mused - BellaOnline Literary Review published my poem "The Game"
in its summer 2013 edition.
River Poets Journal published my story "My
Mother Loved to Dance" in its
Special Editions 2013: Tales from the Matriarchal Zone.
Thorn Journal published my poem "Neruda's Mermaid" in its
final issue (Spring 2013).
Smoking Poet published my story "Pollution"
in Issue #24 (Spring 2013).
Rose Red Review published my poems "A
Woman to God" and "Vivaldi's
Winter Missing You" in its Spring 2013 issue.
published my unicorn story "Dress Size"
in its fashion theme issue on March 20, 2013.
Eternal Haunted Summer published my poem "Sleeping Beauty"
in its spring
equinox 2013 issue.
Fifth Review published my flash fiction "Salome Comments" in its
Flash Special (March 2013 / 13.6).
my story "Who Will Wed This Woman"
in its Jan - Mar '13 Issue.
accepted my story "Cabeceo" for a print anthology entitled Barcode planned for
published my story "Beauty and the Beast: At the Law Firm"
in its office theme issue on February
Fifth Review published my flash fiction "The Look" in its Blue Five
Notebook (February 2013 / 13.3)
Literary Review published my poem "Burning"
(Volume 7, No. 4; winter 2012).
River Poets Journal published my story "A
Scattering of Rivals" in its
Autumn/Winter 2012 edition.
Journal published my poem "The Storyteller"
in its January 2013 edition.
published my story "Conspiracy Theory"
on December 27, 2012.
The Linnet's Wings published my poem "Pine Siskin"
in its Winter 2012/2013 edition.
My prose piece "Thirteen
Attempts at Saving My Soul" appeared in
Dozen: Thirteen Extraordinary Things: Issue 4.
Fifth Review plans to publish my ultrashort flash fiction "Salome Comments" in a March 2013
Poets Against War, Canada published my poem "Pieta"
November 16, 2012.
Loch Raven Review published my story "Plaisir d'Amour"
(Vol. VIII, No. 3, Fall 2012).
New Verse News published my poem "When
Lightning Strikes Men" October 15, 2012.
My Mother's Story:
North Vancouver, a play collage of the stories of eight mothers of eight
current North Vancouver daughters, ran at North Vancouver Presentation
House Theatre October 17, 2012 - October 28, 2012. My mother, Sigrid Rausch, is
among the eight mothers featured in the play. Reviewed at
The Write Place at the Write Time published my story "The Gift"
in its September 22, 2012 edition.
Mused - BellaOnline Literary Review published my poems "Japanese Paper Flowers" and "The Involuntary
Optimist" (September 22, 2012)
published my fairy tale "The
Most Beautiful Voice" in its Spring-Summer 2012 edition.
Rose & Thorn Journal posted the
back story blog to my story "A Moment At The Window"
on May 23, 2012
Letras Caseras posted my poem "Vigil"
on May 15, 2012.
Salome Magazine published my flash fiction piece
"A Small Candle" on May
Glow Worm honored my poem "That Day"
with a mention and link in its March
20, 2012 blog "March
Haunted Summer published my story "Imagine"
(Spring Equinox 2012).
Metazen published my story "Adam
and Evil" on February 3, 2012.
Rose & Thorn Journal published my story "A Moment At The Window"
in its Winter 2012 edition.
My Mother's Story has been selected to become part of a play that will tell
the stories of eight mothers of North Vancouver residents. The play is scheduled
to run at
the North Vancouver Presentation
House Theatre in the fall of 2012.
Cirque published my story "The Mistakes"
(Volume 3, No. 1, December 2011--"The Mistakes" starts on page 17).
The Write Place At The Write Time published my
in its December 2011 edition ("Marygirl" is the fourth story down)
Kaffe in Katmandu posted my poem "Escape
Literature" in its final December 2011 issue.
Mused - Bella Online Literary
Review published my poem "Identity" on September 23, 2011
(Volume 5, Issue 3).
Salome Magazine published my story "The
Wedding: Snow White" on July 25, 2011
published my poem "Professor" in June 2011.
Rumjhum Biswas published an
interview with me regarding the Glass Woman Prize in flash fiction
chronicles on July 28. 2011.
52/250 republished my story
"Rats" in Thirty-Nine
"The Best Of..."
anthology in May 2011.
My stories "A Fairytale of Love" and
"Princess, Prince, Dragon" appears in
52/250 (April 2011: Week 48,
and May 2011: Week 52, respectively).
Blue Fifth Review published my story "My Own Story" in
Glass Woman Special (March 2011)
The Write Place at the
Write Time published my story "Reflections on The Little Mermaid: A Few Moments with the
Queen" in its March 22, 2011 edition.
My story "Wedlock"
was online at 5923 Quarterly (March 2011).
My story "Rats" appears in
52/250 (January 2011: Week 36)
52/250 republished my stories
"A Scattering Of Rivals" and "Pre-Dinner Conversation" in its
Twenty-Six "The Best Of..."
anthology on December 26, 2010.
My story "Aspects Of Silence" appears in 52/250
(December 2010: Week 32)
Eternal Haunted Summer published my story "Winter"
at winter solstice
published three unicorn stories, "The Devil's Advocate," "Feminists and
Salamanders," and "Freud Scholarship" at winter solstice 2010.
My stories "A Scattering Of Rivals," "Unseen,"
and "Pre-Dinner Conversation" appear in
52/250 (October 2010: Week 20, Week 21,
and Week 22, respectively).
Mused: Bella Online Literary Review published my poems "A Fable of Leaves" and "Harvest Moon"
in its Fall 2010 issue (Volume 4, Issue 3).
"The Good Guys" was republished in
Thirteen, 52/250's first
quarterly review (September 2010) in its THE BEST OF Week 6 - Balance of Terror
section. Thirteen just happens to be my favorite number, too, the
feminist number par excellence to my way of thinking.
5923 Quarterly published my story "Sarah"
in its inaugural September 2010 issue.
White Speaks" (an excerpt from my novella Snow White) is up on Voices.
Rose & Thorn Journal published my story "Strange
Justice" in its Summer 2010 issue (July 15, 2010).
Journal published my poems "Cathedral Garden," 'The Naked Rose," and
"Divorce" in Issue 5 (July 6, 2010)
Eighty Percent Magazine published my story "Eclipse"
in its June 2010 edition.
Hunter," an excerpt from my novella Snow White, appears in Voices
(June 10, 2010).
My stories "Daniela" and "The Good Guys" appear in
52/250 (June 14, 2010 and June
21, 2010, respectively).
Like Birds Lit published my poem "The Dance Begins"
(May 21, 2010)
Review accepted, but never published, my short story "Abandoning God."
Blue Print Review published my
Her Dreams" in issue #23 (January 2010)
Since January 2010 I am an excited
fictionaut.com, an amazing website where writers and readers share a lot of
exciting stories and comments.
Salome Magazine published my story
Seven Ravens: Notes On The Fairytale" on January 4, 2010.
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