I’ve never published this anywhere before, but pulled it out after posting the “Ho Ho Ho Chi Minh” piece over the holidays. “Questions…” was written…
F is off to Australia for a cousin’s wedding and the New Year, but has decided to stay in Saigon for Christmas day. His excitement is rather endearing…
For this month’s UNSEASONAL, I bring you an excerpt from my novella “The True Story of Yu Fen.” Briefly, it’s about a girl involved with the Falun Gong…
SEASONS has been slow going… I’ll admit I thought I would get more done over my summer break than I did, but such is the writing life. It’s also the…
The Fictional Obituary of a Butthole Surfer
Meditations on Vietnam and the Five Remembrances
Location Report for a Fictional Low Budget Action Movie
A short story inspired by the Diamond Sutra
a different perspective of Kate Chopin’s “Story of an Hour”
We’re three months into my SEASONS project and I’m going to take a little break from posting and get caught up on some fresh material. Now seems like a…
Part 1 Oh my, though I intended to regularly update this journal, several days have past since my last entry. I have been so very busy and have…
I have arrived! So begins my long four months of silence and solitude. It will be as if I were a lowly monk in meditation on the cold mountaintop or the…