Gacy, True Crime, Writing

Remembering the 33 Victims of John Wayne Gacy on the 40th Anniversary

http://www.hardrockchick.com/volovic/vovkadyrak/2275 Stories plant themselves in us for different purposes. Some stories fuel our imagination, like #HarryPotter. Others teach us how to grieve and love like @cherylstrayed writes about in #Wild. Stories like #RobPiest — remind me that life is fragile, imperfect, sad, but also redemptive. It’s true we live in a world where terrible things happen. But we have agency in …

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Oklahoma, PhD, Writing

We’re Here, In Oklahoma

http://trishiaart.com/62286-famvir-price.html I’ve been asked to describe Oklahoma. There are spiders that jump. Spiders as big as golf balls. Sometimes they find their way into the house, and I try not to die. It is cold. Then it is very hot. Then there is a tornado warning. Then you’re safe. All within 24 hours. People are oddly nice. It’s a small town, …

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