What can YOU say in six sentences?
life was simple.
i wake up later than everyone because i know the early doesn't really catch, so i lie around and think about things.
i think about what i see when i study that and…Blog Cavegrrl's War of Attrition (inspired by Git 1 Favorite Good Ole' Boys.
There's a deep dark secret in the South that has to do with Southern men and I think extended sunshine might have a lot to do with it.
The North seems to carry the jaundiced Germanic eye…Blog Good Ole' Boys. 3 Favorites
“I’d sure like that Pope job, man. I wonder how fast do ya think the popemobile goes? Do ya think they might check out my browser history? Ya know, some of the guys at work said the Pope…Blog Billy Troy Was Visibly Relieved. 2 Favorites The Trailer Park Pee-Wee and His Dreams of Mo
Once upon a time there was a Trailer Park Pee-Wee with dreams of more.
The wise ones gave his dreams a name, called them Plan Aze, said they were…Blog The Trailer Park Pee-Wee and His Dreams of Mo 1 Favorite Conversations When they first met, there was nothing they couldn’t talk about and had conversations late into the night before lovemaking. Now they can’t talk about religion because she became a believer and he,… Blog Conversations 4 Favorites The Sea, Sometimes
At sea, out of sight of land, in a storm, in a submarine, on the surface, at night, pitching and rolling, half the crew is seasick and the other half is in the rack.
The officer of the deck…Blog The Sea, Sometimes 2 Favorites Black Sands
It’s a family thing, this ebb and flow, this cycle of darkness that debilitates and puts us out of commission for a spell.
We sleep, we cry, we drink, we take little white…Blog Black Sands 4 Favorites He took it and put it in his shirt.
Under the bridge it was cool and the earth was packed hard and was always in shadow where no flowers or stinging weeds could grow. The water would reflect the eerie wiggling light of the sun on…Blog He took it and put it in his shirt. 8 Favorites Six Ways to Prevent Writer's Block
1.) Take a walk, observe the flowers, those that thrive, those that are dying, wilting, falling to the ground without a sound, a death unnoticed, uncelebrated, except by you, dear…Blog Six Ways to Prevent Writer's Block 3 Favorites The Witness Tree--Gettysburg Blog The Witness Tree--Gettysburg 1 Favorite Imagining A Bill Floyd
Like a wallet lifted from a unsupecting pocket, their kid could disappear on family outings--vanish right from under their eyes. After it happened a few times, they began to wonder if he was…Blog Imagining A Bill Floyd 3 Favorites The Moon in the Man, or the Man in the Moon
He lifts his shirt and it is first quarter, half, third quarter, and then full, on the horizon - his belly is as big as the fucking moon,
and it is shining there,
and in order to not…Blog The Moon in the Man, or the Man in the Moon 2 Favorites More Days
It was a big jug like hand hold that I clung to as if it was the only thing between me and bowels of hell, which of…Blog More Days 3 Favorites The Last Page (Winslow's Challenge)
Within the great epic we share, my small chapter has ended.
The final word is love.
A voice sings Na Laetha Geal M'oige, a sound soft as white plumes gathering lost…Blog The Last Page (Winslow's Challenge) 7 Favorites
The back yard of the 1910 Victorian home consisted of a treacherously cracked composite stone and concrete walkway dividing two 12x24 rectangles. One side was grass and the other was a garden in…Blog Aunt Ann's Pit 1 Favorite The Master of Rolling Eyes
Bernard Gensle's bespectacled eyes were like brown M&Ms set into a large head with a big face with big features: half-cookie ears, curved knob of a nose, broad mouth and engorged…Blog The Master of Rolling Eyes 1 Favorite Should It Really Be Called a "Date?"
I read a blog titled "It's Only a Date," and thought, 'Shouldn't it be called an audition?' because audition just seems better fit, more accurate to me.
So you have an…
In his wheelchair, Davy sat in the darkened 6-man bay, his mind swirling in reflection from the 6th floor of Letterman Army Medical Center at the Presidio, staring over the runways at Crissy Army…Blog A Memorial (Day) to Come 1 Favorite The Poor Sad Fate of Letterville Q and U had been together since forever, shacking up in perfect union and the envy of every couple in Letterville, including the double consonants who liked living with their respective twins near… Blog The Poor Sad Fate of Letterville 1 Favorite A Tip of the Hat to Olde World Craftsmanship Lean times were leaner for magicians, but “Daryl ‘The Daring’ Derringer” stood in front of Stavros the Haberdasher with explicit instructions for a top hat, and the two agreed $200 was a fair deposit… Blog A Tip of the Hat to Olde World Craftsmanship 1 Favorite 'Neath the Western Sky Chet single-looped Bucky's rein around the porch post and went in to give Teresa a sweet thank you and smooch goodbye.