Short Works

Wanakufa
eBook version
published July 24, 2013
.99 download, eLectio publishing
 
 

In the impoverished village of Kakamega, Kenya, seven missionaries from Colorado arrive to dig wells, pray, and share the culture of the indigenous Luhya tribe. Along for the ride is Julia, a senior in high school hoping to leave her own mark on the world through her service in Christ’s name. Little does she know, she will bring more to this trip than she will ever realize.

She is Wanakufa.

Dying.

He Who Wrestles With God
online
published September 15th, 2013
free from hiRSCHworTH magazine
 
 

Martha is a good girl. A good Christian, if a quiet one. But when she's brought face to face with addiction in a place she once thought sacred, when all her religious studies training fails her when forced into application- how can she respond? 

To Love a Forest Fire
online
published November 11th 2013
free from Crack the Spine
 
 

"...she was beautiful in the way a forest fire was beautiful: something to be admired from a distance, not up close."

-Good Omens by Neil Gaimen and Terry Pratchett

 

When Tobias Berry comes back on leave from the Air Force, his best friend Beck is faced with the question: how much do you have to know someone, to love them? 

Katherine's Shadow
online
published July 16th 2014
free from The Release Magazine
 
 

When Sarah wakes up after partying a bit too hard the night before, it’s up to Siobhan to fill in the blanks of Sarah’s memory. But what Siobhan has to tell Sarah about what she said while black-out drunk might be more than either of them can bear.