Nancy Whitecar

Nancy Whitecar is a professional pianist and music teacher living in the Bay Area, California, who is making the vocation of writing her third act. Her short story, "Bait and Desire" appeared in The MacGuffin literary magazine; her poem "Mighty Asian Woman" recently appeared in Stick Figure Poetry. She's listening to jazz or Beethoven at home when's she's not hiking and camping with her husband.


Toad noticed her skin. Red streaks had formed on the backs of her hand, and spots had bubbled up around her wrist and below her elbow. It was happening: she was getting reptile skin.