Tag Archives: Ghosts

And Now…I Will Leave You….

Black Friday—how apropos in terms of title! I had not planned on publishing this here. The origin of this piece is kinda funny: it had started as a blog comment on my friend, Susie Lindau’s, fun Hallowe’en blog post, “Welcome … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, Leisure, Metaphysical, Reincarnation, Short Story, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Please Have A Seat, Mr. Jordan

I remember writing this story. I remember reading from Stephen King and others about how no (published) horror stories (at least up to the time of when Mr. King had said this) had been or really could be written about … Continue reading

Posted in Leisure, Short Story, Spooky, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Spirit of Hope

This next story is one of my earliest efforts (1989)…and clearly needs more work. There’s definite purple prose and the like, typical “rookie errors” of a beginning writer, here. Rather than severely rework this story, I just did basic clean-up … Continue reading

Posted in Metaphysical, Short Story, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 16 Comments

Rainy Nights and Christmas Lights

There is a restaurant in Manitou Springs, Colorado, called The Stagecoach Inn. It was an actual stagecoach inn in the 1800s. On the outside of the building are strings of lights. One beautiful rainy night my wife, me, and some … Continue reading

Posted in Leisure, Metaphysical, Short Story, Spooky, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 25 Comments

The Uninvited—Now In Paperback!

“The images invaded my thoughts when I wasn’t reading the book.” CDurandette (The Uninvited reader) Just in time for Hallowe’en, The Uninvited is now available as a 6 x 9 trade paperback! Right this moment (October 26th), it’s just available … Continue reading

Posted in Leisure, Metaphysical, Reincarnation, Spooky, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

The Woman in Black

My wife and I watched this 2012 film last night and, though there were some odd incongruities I can’t mention because they give elements of the plot away, it was overall pretty cool! What I really loved about the film … Continue reading

Posted in Leisure, Spooky, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

The Uninvited—LIVE at Smashwords!

Well, I erred! I was just trying to see if I could upload my book into Smashwords and have it ready to go live later, but, apparently (and I downloaded a copy to check it), it’s available right now, my … Continue reading

Posted in Leisure, Spooky, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments