Tag Archives: Love

The Power of Love

I did not get up this morning with the intention of watching the royal wedding, but my wife wanted to watch it, so I watched some of it with her. I’m glad I did, because I caught the incredibly moving … Continue reading

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Love, What A Way To Go

I’d almost forgotten about this story until working on “A Conversation With Hell.” And I didn’t remember how it ended, either, but I did remember one scene in this story, near the end, involving a projectile. Even felt my arm … Continue reading

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All Around The Fire Pit

What is it about fire that we so love? I don’t mean all those massively destructive ones that ruin lives, but the far smaller, controllable ones that we love to sit or stand around and stare into. The ones that … Continue reading

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Freefallin’

I’ve done three static-line skydives, never done the freefall, but still was intrigued with the possibilities detailed within this story. It still gives me the heebie-jeebies re-reading it. Yeah. My palms are still sweating…. This story originally appeared in Black … Continue reading

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Casa

Yet another (short) story I don’t remember ever having written, 16 years ago. The plight of the separated. War. Redemption. Perhaps it’s more of a “meditation” on the separation of two souls. The inspiration is obvious…and, in today’s world, all-too-common, … Continue reading

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Rewrite

This is my newest effort! A brand new short story I was inspired to write April 8th, and wrote April 9th. I’ve since been polishing it (including having Mandy Pratt, my tireless, proofreader/editor, go over it). It’s a dark, troubling … Continue reading

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If Today Was Your Last Day

What would you do if today was your last day? Would you do anything differently? Would you live every moment as if it was your last? The sentiment of this question and questions like this are meant to get our … Continue reading

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