The Who and What

Due to unsuccessful adulting in Philadelphia (thank you rampant drug and alcohol addiction) I lost everything and wandered into Bucks County, PA. After numerous failed attempts at self-sabotage, I finally got sober on May 24, 2006, and now reside happily with my husband and Spirit the Cat.

While sobriety is now a cornerstone foundation in my life, my tales of debauchery still glisten in my mind like an oxidized penny.

I’ll share some of that here along with otherΒ pieces of creative nonfiction, memoir excerpts, and excerpts from previously written novels that remain unpublished.

I write:

  • short stories
  • flash fiction
  • blog posts
  • blurbs
  • articles
  • poems
  • novels

Questions or comments? Let me know here:

P.S. Everything on this site is 100% original and copyrighted unless otherwise noted… this includes photos and artwork along with the written material. Any outside work used on this site is credited to the rightful maker.

Thank you.

Β©2017 Darlene Steelman McGarrity AllΒ Rights Reserved.

10 thoughts on “The Who and What”

  1. Happy 11 year anniversary Sweetie (two days late) and I am happy to hear your life just keeps getting better and better!

    When you have your first best seller published, a photo of your pretty face will look great on the dust jacket!

    Many Blessings to You for another 111 years!

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    1. I have made these for a side dish around holiday time and its a hit…I do mine a little diferfent and add some brown sugar. These look amazing!


  2. Darlene, it’s lovely to meet you! Congratulations on getting sober. Glad that you connected with me on my blog, that is awesome. πŸ™‚
    I know a spiritual community in Philly if you have any desire to get connected. Feel free to be in touch at Giving yourself this space to write and express sounds beautiful to me. Blessings, Debbie

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