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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

More Play Festival Details

Good News!

The upcoming Short Play Festival at the Indy Eleven Theatre has assigned various area theater companies to each play (and playwright).  I have learned that my play, Ripe Plums Are Falling, will be produced by Casey Ross Productions

Thank you to Indy Fringe and the Indiana Writers Center for this wonderful opportunity.  I'm really looking forward to collaborating with a local theater company!

Tickets are available now and I've learned that the Indy Eleven Theatre seats 75.  So get your tickets if you want to attend!  April 17th and 18th.  7:30 pm.  Yay!

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Set the Date!

Good News!

I am happy to announce that one of my ten-minute plays, Ripe Plums Are Falling, will be be produced!  Indy Fringe and the Indiana Writers Center have put together an emerging playwrights showcase that will premiere at the Indy Eleven Theatre, April 17th and 18th.  Here are the playwrights who will be featured:

Ledge, by Jerry Holt
Big Hunger, by Stacey Katz
Sweet Virginia, by Enid Cokinos
Stop Crying!, by Louis Janeira
Lady Parts, by Elise Lockwood
Ripe Plums Are Falling, by Stacy Post

Come to Indianapolis and see my play along with these other fabulous Indiana playwrights.  I am so excited and grateful for this opportunity!  Tickets are available now.  Yay! 

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Good Light in the Corner

Seen Reading:

Late morning, at a Starbucks, an older woman with cropped black hair, an ice cream striped long sleeved t-shirt, fuzzy long blue scarf and leggings, sat in a corner comfy chair, with a knitting bag and crochet work strewn across her lap.  The light streaming in from the window must've been perfect.  She warmed her hands with her cup and sipped her beverage while perusing Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout. 

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

What Quote From Literature Inspires You?

A writing friend of mine sent this list of breathtaking quotes from literature...prompting the mutually shared thought, "Dear God, I wish I could write like that."  (Sigh.)  I thought I would share it, in case there was an author or a quote unfamiliar to you, dear reader.  I discovered new gems in the mix along with beloved treasures.  I've already found one new author that is a must read.  (Hint: number 23.)  Enjoy!

Friday, January 9, 2015

Quail Bell Magazine Strikes Again

Yes, folks, the bell tolls for the third time.  I've got another poem up over at Quail Bell Magazine.  Enjoy!


Thank you, QBM!  Much appreciated!  What a week it has been!

Thursday, January 8, 2015

A Little Poet Trivia

Did you happen to read the Indianapolis Star online today?  Did you catch Tim Evan's article about all things "official" in Indiana?

http://www.indystar.com/story/news/2015/01/08/indiana-ready-state-fossil/21421385/

Did you take the quiz at the end?  It just so happens that the last question includes a reference to this Indiana poet.  Even though I am NOT the correct answer at this time, perhaps someday, I could be?  What a nice surprise!  How fun is that? 

Thank you to Tim Evans and to the Indianapolis Star for including me in their quiz!

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Poems Written with the Outdoors in Mind

Hello to you on this chilliest of chilly days in Indiana. As I write this, the outside thermometer hovers just above 2 degrees.  Brrr!  It is definitely a long underwear, wool socks and sweater kind of day. 

I have good news to share.  Quail Bell Magazine has published two of my poems.  Check them out!  They were written with warmer climes in mind.  I hope you enjoy them!

Apple Blossoms

Last Picnic

Thank you to Quail Bell Magazine for featuring my work.  They have also accepted a third poem which will be featured at a later date.  So stay tuned...