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The Bogeyman

Two nights ago, I was watching an episode of Kolchak the Nightstalker in which Kolchak tracks down a Louisiana bogeyman called Père Malfait. He’s a swamp monster that supposedly crushes people it finds out late at night. 378 more words


Scenes From the Gila: La Llorona

My next few posts will be quick looks at my most recent series of paintings called “Scenes From the Gila.” They were completed between January and April, 2014, in my studio in Las Cruces, NM. 60 more words


La Llorona

….dadme la muerte que me falta…..

……give me the death I need…

.–Rosario Castellanos

Have you heard her?  She who weeps long into the night, lingering between the congruent worlds of life and death for all eternity as she seeks her long-lost children.  963 more words

Learning To Live Skillfully

Late Night Lies

I mentioned before that I married a storyteller. In addition to tall tales and outright lies, he loved to scare me and would go to great lengths. 702 more words

How I Became A Spirit Medium, Part II

(please read part I, first).

I don’t remember much of anything after my birth, until I was four years old. I lived with my mother and five brothers Michael, Nando and Manny who were older than me and my two younger brothers Tito and Jesse. 619 more words