Flash Fiction: Among Weeping Headstones

Early morning dew pearled on the cold slate surfaces of the headstones.  Damrin wondered who lay underneath the grassy plots.  There were minor signs of evidence of a homestead once standing on the off-beaten path of the main highway. The … Continued

Independent Celebration

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I have a nefarious thought as I write this blog: “I bet if I wrote a ‘politically’ charged blog post, I’d get more action in my comments section”.  It’s tempting just because sometimes playing devil’s advocate is an amusing exercise … Continued

Blog Changes Announcement

After giving it some extended consideration, I’ve decided to make some changes to my blog post schedule.  While I’ve enjoyed providing roughly ten blog posts a month, that number will be cut in half starting next month.  The simple reason … Continued

On This Day: 15 Jan 1985 – Ender’s Game First Published

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I’m not a big science fiction reader.  If you’ve been following me over the last year, I’ve made that pretty clear.  I don’t have a good reason for it except to say while I enjoy watching sci-fi movies, reading sci-fi … Continued

A New Year to Embrace

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What will happen in 2018?  I know I can’t be the only person to ask this question as we enter another new year (yeesh, as I get older, I lose the enthralling alacrity of what that means).  Obviously, my hope … Continued

First Year Retrospect

Crazy.  That’s my best-word choice and thinking when I consider the last year.  I took to starting a website and blog with the idea that I wanted to write more and establish a platform as a writer.  I had some … Continued