Flash Fiction


My sister spent four years out in Hawaii going to school. During that time we learned some interesting stories and pieces of Hawaiian culture. This culture still fascinates me with their stories and histories. So, while I borrow just a little from the culture for this story, my intention is to do so in a… Continue reading Kalaipahoa


100 Word Challenge: Homemade

Hey, y'all. I've got my response to the 100 Word Challenge over at Thin Spiral Notebook done this week. Here's your fair warning--there's been a lot of stress going on in my life and this response reflects a little of what's been going on. Our challenge word this week was homemade. I give you: Finding… Continue reading 100 Word Challenge: Homemade


100 Word Challenge: Listen

Here is tonight's offering for the 100 Challenge Tara Roberts puts on over at Thin Spiral Notebook. She gave us the word listen and exactly 100 words for our response, no more and no less. This prompt was a particularly powerful one for me as a counselor because so much of what I do is… Continue reading 100 Word Challenge: Listen


Gecko, Gecko

I loved the prompt from Tara over at Thin Spiral Notebook this week. The word lizard instantly brought to mind the ongoing chases and struggles my sister had with the geckos invading her apartment when she lived in Hawaii for a few years. She wasn't very fond of the geckos even though I thought they… Continue reading Gecko, Gecko