Jennie MacDonald

Writer and Photographer

When ambitious radio playwright Ann Bennett receives the latest in a series of anonymous warnings, she begins to suspect that recent murders may have been inspired by her scripts.

I’m delighted to be participating in this year’s National Audio Theatre Festival, where my hardboiled detective monologue, “Late Night at Sam’s,” will be performed by my long-time friend, the talented Guy Williams. Thank you for background artwork to Image by Vinson Tan ( 楊 祖 武 ) from Pixabay. When a hard-boiled detective encounters Sam’s …

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I’m so pleased for my poem “Making Matches” to feature in One Night Stand Theater’s new audio production, “Bad Bedtime Stories,” read by the talented Guy Williams.One Night Stand Theater presents the audio, online theater production “Bad Bedtime Stories” beginning April 20 at http://www.onenightstandtheater.org. This production features short stories and plays showcasing the lighter and …

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I’m happy to share the news that my illustrated essay tracing the history of Aladdin, “‘Who Will Change New Lamps for Old Ones?’: Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp in British and American Children’s Entertainment,” has just been published in All Things Arabia, a beautiful book and open-access collection published by Brill. #aladdin #arabia #published #history …

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On this snowy day a taste of summer. I’m happy to share my photo, “Painted Ladies with Wasp,” taken during the Painted Ladies butterfly migration that was so massive it appeared on radar. This appears as part of Tiny Seed Journal’s Pollinator Project, bringing attention to the many participants in worldwide pollination.