Category Archives: Houston Art Nerds


I am back in Austin after a brief trip to Houston for the Houston Art Nerds Salon #8: Effigy. Road travel is hard on my fibromyalgia and so I have been avoiding long trips, but this was their first salon of the year and a special one — an almost all-night event combining our usual […]


Change is constant. I mean, really fucking constant. The last few months have been a whirlwind of love found, lost, and changed. I’ve moved to a new city (though I write these words from Houston, my former stomping grounds). I’ve made new friends and lost ones I never expected to lose. The weird part of […]

Keeping Busy

The last few days have been productive ones. I still am not producing as many new words as I would like, but I have had some fertile brainstorming sessions and have a lot of ideas in my head. I sent out a couple query letters for overdue submissions. This weekend I revised “Becoming” and sent […]

Moving &c

I moved this month, which always has the effect of draining me of energy for writing and many other things. On the other hand, despite the upheaval this has caused in my life, I am in a much better place to live — cleaner, happier, more social. My muse would not let me rest for […]