Monthly Archives: August 2014

Ever Rising

Looking back after the storm has passed there’s amazement in seeing how quickly the world became dark, how dense the clouds, how vast, the beauty within the day gone from my hands before I could tighten my grasp. The entire … Continue reading

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New Menu Item

My online fantasy serial is revised and now placed in the main menu on my website. No more scrolling through over nearly sixty separate parts to read it. Instead, simply hover over Last Word Before Dying and the menu for … Continue reading

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A Choice

There are many who receive my posts as emails via my WordPress site. It’s a convenience for you and only WordPress sees it. To me, you’re anonymous. That’s fine. I thank you for caring enough to receive those mails. Read … Continue reading

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Last Word Before Dying: update

I’m presently posting a revised edition of Last Word Before Dying, my online serial. Too, each post will contain an entire chapter and each chapter will appear on the menu to aid reading. Expecting people to slog through over 50 … Continue reading

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Through Depression’s Eyes

There are times when events overwhelm us and there’s a disease that spends every day seeking to do the same. The creek bed, dry and dusty before, becomes a raging river during a storm. With little warning it swells until … Continue reading

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Adding Mystery: History

Everything you don’t know is a mystery. You know that, of course, but seldom do we consider the mystery that exists in the commonplace. No matter your genre, it’s a powerful force and shouldn’t be ignored. This, again, isn’t huge … Continue reading

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Phantom Embrace

A poem. To read: Phantom Embrace

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Phantom Embrace

Phantom Embrace

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Beating the Prognosis

One life to live. For some it plays out as expected, though always there are bumps in the road. For others it’s cut tragically short before it’s hardly begun or when someone is in their prime. Perhaps more tragically, there … Continue reading

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Providing Mystery: Location

I want to thank you all for joining me, for this examination of mystery in fiction has renewed my enthusiasm amidst summer’s heat. Mystery adds tension and suspense to a story and you should be careful to recognize its many … Continue reading

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