Looking For Santa: A Poetry and Prose Anthology (Old Mountain Press Anthology Series Book 23)
Looking for Santa is a collection of poetry that has been gathered from poets across the country, expressing their thoughts about the Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah or New Years holidays or winter in general. Portions of this anthology were nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2015.
Read my flash fiction "Dear Holiday Shoppers" for a taste of working retail during the holidays.
A Funny Thing: A Poetry and Prose Anthology (Old Mountain Press Anthology Series Book 22)
A Funny Thing: A Poetry and Prose Anthology is a collection of poetry and prose whose theme is humor. Guaranteed to make you laugh out loud at least three times (or you have no sense of humor).
A gas leak leads to an intimate encounter (of sorts) in my flash fiction piece "The Hot Room".
Mountain Writings: A Poetry and Prose Anthology (Old Mountain Press Anthology Series Book 17)
Old Mountain Press announces its publication of Mountain Writings. This collection of poetry and prose has been gathered from 49 writers across the country. The theme is anything relating to the mountains.
In my poem "Tiny Jokes", I remember my grandfather, Bill Lewis, his dog Tiny, and the jokes he played when I was a little girl. Bill and Tiny were inseparable.
When We're Together: A Poetry and Prose Anthology (Old Mountain Press Anthology Series Book 12)
When We're Together published by Old Mountain Press is a collection of poetry and prose that has been gathered from poets across the country relating to relationships: people to people, people to animals, animals to animals, people to places etc.
My poem "Cloud Trout" is about my first fishing trip in the Smokey Mountains, near Cullowhee with my family.