I’m very honored to announce that my ‘Memoir in Verse’,
The End of an Ordinary Life has received First Prize for Poetry
in the 2017 Writer’s Digest Self-Published eBook Awards.

It will be featured in the May/June 2018 edition of Writer’s Digest magazine

by Craig Allen Heath

 My Interview on NSPR Radio:

Come hear about how my play, “The Shaming of the Rake“, was conceived, and hear scenes read by Craig and Nancy. We also discuss my book “The End of an Ordinary Life” and read some of the poems.

Come read me on Medium

In lieu of a blog, I publish on Medium, posting a growing collection of fiction, prose, poetry and other musings.

Read my award-winning short story:

The Island of Doubt Is Like the Taste of Medicine

Angelica winced as she up-shifted the Triumph into neutral, then to second, using the top of her left foot. The open sandals she wore were enough during the ride to the hospital, when she sat behind her boyfriend, arms around his waist, and rested the slim soles on the passenger pedals. But now she was alone, furiously gunning the motorcycle through its gears, feeling but not attending to the pain in her foot, wanting speed and distance to give her escape from the greater pain in her chest