<div id="bodytxt"><p class="text">A believer in the secret lives of inanimate objects. She is a writer, artist, and filmmaker. Her work appears in a number of journals, has been nominated for a Pushcart, and is included in Sundress Publications’ <span class="title">2014 Best of the Net Anthology</span>. You can follow her teddy bear, host of the award-winning weekly Internet radio show “Mr. Bear's Violet Hour Saloon,” on Twitter @MrBearStumpy.</p></div>