We Write Together!

Writers are solitary creatures. What happens when two writers fall in love and decide to share everything with each other?

Check Out Justin’s Story “Fish Hook”

As I said during my publication announcement yesterday, I have one more story out this week. This one, entitled “Fish Hook,” is featured in South 85,  a semi-annual literary journal run by … Continue reading

December 16, 2015

Two for Tuesday! Check out Justin’s Short Stories

Exciting week this is! Yesterday, I got an offer for a full-time job that I’m actually excited about. After three months of unemployment and rejection, that’s a huge weight off … Continue reading

December 15, 2015

Justin Reviews “Master of None”

If I were a studio executive for a cable network, I’d be pretty worried right about now. We’ve already seen how Netflix has completely upended the standard television distribution model … Continue reading

November 28, 2015

Check out Justin’s Story “An Exchange of Goods and Services”

I’ve got a new story up on Swarm that I’m pleased to share with you all. It’s called “An Exchange of Goods and Services” and it’s part of the ongoing “Clyde … Continue reading

November 20, 2015

Applying to MFA Programs – I Need Your Help

I haven’t been very active on the blog for the past few months because I’ve been hard at work on my MFA applications. To be more specific, I’m referring to … Continue reading

November 13, 2015

The Marriage Announcement

As of October 12, Katie and Justin have been in Spokane for four months. But today, October 19, represents another month-aversary. Six months ago, on April 19, Katie and Justin … Continue reading

October 19, 2015 · 1 Comment


I wrote this piece for my creative nonfiction class and I thought it would work as a blog post. It covers depression and suicidal thoughts, so it could potentially be … Continue reading

October 14, 2015