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Thin Lines from Next Stage Press

TRASH from Next Stage Press

Snakes in a Lunchbox from YouthPLAYS

Moby (No Last Name Given) from YouthPLAYS

Long Joan Silver from YouthPLAYS

Thin Lines from Next Stage Press

A Gulag Mouse from Next Stage Press

Past Curfew from Next Stage Press

Also available for the Nook!

Guilty Moments from Original Works Press
Also available for Kindle!

The Christmas Princess from YouthPLAYS

What the Well Dressed Girl is Wearing from YouthPLAYS

How Blue is My Crocodile from YouthPLAYS

Bath Time is Fun Time from YouthPLAYS

Women's Comedic Monologues That Are Actually Funny.

Women's Comedic Monologues

2012 The Best Ten Minute Plays includes The Four Senses of Love

2012 The best Ten Minute Plays

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Posted January 2015

Upcoming productions

Happy New year! I had a wonderful year, teaching` at the Pennsylvania Thespians Conference, and traveling all over the country with so many wonderful shows. Fox Studios just posted my bio and some great photos as part of the Fox Writers Intensive program. YouthPLAYS, Inc just published Bath Time is Fun Time ... and 2015 is already shaping up to be even busier!


The stage reading of A VERY MODERN MARRIAGE by the The Company at the Hackensack Cultural Arts Center in New Jersey has been postponed - details to follow!

A Very Modern Marriage

SNAKES IN A LUNCHBOX competes in a forensics competition in Siren, Wisconsin at the Siren School District, February 2nd, 2015.

And A VERY MODERN MARRIAGE will be have its world premiere in Melbourne, Australia... details to follow!

PAST SATURN will premiere in Littleton, Colorado by the Foothills Theatre Company as part of "Awesome America", March 6-14, 2015 Peak Community & Wellness Center 6612 S. Ward Street, Littleton, CO 80127
I will be making a personal appearance on Sunday the 8th for a talkback with the audience... I hope to see you there!


And BATH TIME IS FUN TIME will be in New York City courtesy of T. Schrieber Theatre March 18-29th, 2015.

Bath Time is Fun Time

TRASH has a staged reading in Anchorage, Alaska by the amazing Tosspot Productions that created a stellar production of A GULAG MOUSE in 2013. The reading is part of a series at Cyrano's Theatre, 413 D Street, Anchorage, AK. April 27th at 7pm.

Tosspot Reading Series

And A VERY MODERN MARRIAGE will be have its US premiere in Ashland, Oregon courtesy of Thanks for the Memories Theatre Company July 10th through 26th, 2015, at 1287 Oak St. Ashland, Oregon.

A Very Modern Marriage

Recent Publications

Bath Time is Fun Time     Thin Lines     Trash     Long Joan Silver     Moby No Last name Given     Snakes in a Lunchbox     Globetrotting       


Listen to my radio appearance and a radio play version of ZOMBIFIED at Onstage/Offstage Radio .


The Playwrights Round Table has posted If You Could Go Back... on You Tube!

This year's GI60 entry Parent Teacher is viewable on YouTube.

And here's the 2010 and 2009 entries, NOT EXPECTING THAT and HAVE YOU SEEN MY...

My headshot is by Silvia Spross.