Submissions

I have submitted words for decades, back in the 80’s it was with stamps and typewritten. In the 90’s it was the self-addressed stamped envelopes. I gave up in the 2000’s too busy having children to write anything down except lists upon lists and breast-feeding in my sleep. So I probably woke up in 2010…

crucify ourselves

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I don’t know how some people meet once and never again delete love like typos it is a constant pain to love the person who loves you back who is somewhere in the sea. i almost died and every time i’m scared, i shatter inside. certain songs make me cry…

Regret

I regret what I do every morning. The night whispered seduction and there you were. Open arms and open heart ready to heal my scars. I regret what I say every night after I have said it, but there I was lonely and apart from you. I regret the way I let you in those…

Saint-Laurent

I walked with my turquoise stone in the tiny pocket of my purse for good luck, the witch said. I sat at that cafe and you never showed up I thought perhaps it was the needy poem of fluff I left in your backpack when you were looking at that other girl with long blonde…

Ignore me

You call me in the middle of the day for groceries and what not. What does walking out doors mean to you? I can give only so much the rest is failure to be the type of woman you want. People can rally outside about how my heart is sore from the bruises, but you…

Poetry

I am in an interview and everyone wants to know why? why write? why omit? why publish? why self-publish? why do anything at all? I am at a wedding and everyone wants to know what my book is about, how about you buy it and read it my sarcasm getting the better of me. I…

My ebook is less than a Cafe latte at Starbucks

Valentine’s Special  It was love at first sight when Maria met Jack on a beach all those years ago. But when Jack suddenly disappears, Maria is thrust closer to Hunter, their long-time friend, taking them on a journey that changes all three of their lives forever.   Crush by Christina Strigas Paranormal Romance   SAVE…