Luck Be a Lady

Dear Readers:    So, I’m going to use this blog to keep myself writing, short and long, on a regular basis.  But, part of it is also about sharing  published and unpublished “works” from the catalogue.  Eventually I’ll post a piece or two from my past story collection (“Bothering the Coffee Drinkers”) and preview a piece or two from my upcomingContinue reading “Luck Be a Lady”

Hopi Point

Here’s the piece that led to “Museum of Americana” (below).  Enjoy. Hopi Point (10/19/2011) My eight-year old son and I drove into the Grand Canyon from the east, as so many before and beyond us, making haste through the Painted Desert so we could enter the park before sunset.   We had a week-long stay planned,Continue reading “Hopi Point”

Extra Sensory Something

Extra Sensory Something (2/2012) Part I –  Tiptonville Jude and I sat down to dinner, macaroni and cheese, with corn, fruit, and vegetarian baked beans on the side.  As I sit here writing, it’s easy for me to remember, because it is one of three basic dinners Jude eats in their entirety.  Sometimes I thinkContinue reading “Extra Sensory Something”