Monthly Archives: March 2012


This is Madison’s picture for this week’s Friday Fictioneers. Every thing has heart.  Just ask Ol’ Blue.  Ol’ Blue                    “Step on it, Bobby Lee!  Them Revenuers ain’t fur behind. ‘Jest one last run,’ that’s what ya said. “Hesh up,” … Continue reading

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This week’s flash fiction promt by Madison Woods streached my imgination.  What kind of story can I write? No words came. Only silence.  And then, in the quiet, came the thought,  “Keep it simple, stupid!” I love KISS, so here is my story … Continue reading

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MERCURY Ever wonder why computers won’t boot-up?  Data is lost in cyber space? Cell phones drop messages? Appointment times and dates are missed?  The contract signed yesterday is not what is presented today?  Past issues thought to be resolved resurface?   … Continue reading

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It’s been awhile since I’ve written a story for Madison Wood’s Friday Fictioneers.  Sorry about that.  I love this picture and here is my story:            “Howdy.  My name’s Shep.  That’s my mistress over there playing on the swing.    She … Continue reading

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Read an E-book Week

Hear ye! Here ye! The week of March 4-10 is read an E-book Week! Here are two excellent selections, both available on Amazon for download to Kindle.   Soldiers From the Mist  SOLDIERS FROM THE MIST: Three men–three promises.  … Continue reading

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The Oneness

My writing buddy, Jan Morrill, aka Gypsy/Samurai Jan, has written the next New York Times Best Seller and Tony Award winning play, Broken Dolls.   Broken Dolls is a touching, powerful story about the treatment of Japanese/Americans during World War II … Continue reading

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