Sample Sunday: Save Me If You Can

Deep, chest rending sobs pulled Renata from the fitful sleep she’d finally found, hours after the commotion downstairs. She was so emotionally scattered that she raised her hands to her own face at first, to make sure the mournful sound wasn’t coming from her. Next, she reached for Taylor, who’d fallen asleep amidst pained, traumatized…

Girl, Have You Read… or Nah?

So. The site is live. My feelings are mixed. Thrilled, and nauseous, and excited, and nervous, and pumped, and scared. Will people actually go? Will they like it? Are the colors okay? Is it loading okay? Will people get what we’re trying to do here, and why we’re trying to do it? Will people be……

Sample Sunday: Short Stack

“Welcome to Stacks, pretty ladies. What y’all havin’ today?” The two women on the other side of the counter’s eyes went a little wider when I spoke, and they glanced at each other, exchanging grins before they gave me their attention again. “Can you… say that again?” one of them asked, flipping thick, wavy hair…