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Debut novel: Sandman (2018)

Thirty years after Sandman’s aunt died for her unspeakable sin, numerous bodies rest in a recently discovered burial ground by the sea. Before he strikes again, it is up to an unlikely trio of Buxton, NC natives to discover which of the island residents is a gruesome serial killer.



SANDMAN is now available for purchase from your favorite bookstore. Check out the trailer here:

Recent Short Story Contributions

Written DreamsContributor: Written Dreams (2018)

Love is the Gritty Stuff, Tammy Bird

This anthology covers the breadth of human emotion in a range of stories crafted by graduates of the GCLS Writing Academy. With 18 tales from great new talent and well-loved familiar voices, the stories in this volume will make you think, laugh, and cry.


lookingGlassContributor: Privilege Through the Looking Glass (2017)

Swirling Shades of Right and Wrong, Tammy bird

With engaging and powerful writing, the contributors share their personal stories as a means of connecting the personal and the public. This volume applies an intersectional perspective to explore how race, class, gender, sexuality, education, and ableness converge, creating the basis for privilege and oppression.  


The OneContributor: The One (2016)

Dear Esperanza, Tammy Bird

Most of us fall in love a couple of times throughout a lifetime, crushing our dream of “Happily Ever After.” Still, we hope that love, true and eternal will embrace us. 

In The One, an assortment of writers chronicle the discovery of the one woman to share the rest of life’s journey.