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A Walk In The Woods ( novel excerpt, first draft )

Sometimes happiness slinks in to a room like a black cat one velvet evening . Invisible until you feel the weight of it curling up on your lap. 782 more words

Wilderness Festival

“The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.”

Setting Off… 5,172 more words


Don't say it, don't even think it. 

Danie meets me at the park. I am already there, just in jeans and white T-shirt, feet clad in battered converse, enjoying the late summer warmth and the fresh, free perfume that seeps out of a water-colour sky. 1,166 more words

The Reading Room 06

In the library I found they had a copy of a Hunter S. Thompson book – The Proud Highway: Saga of a Desperate Southern Gentleman, 1955-1967… 377 more words

A Personal Life


I don’t recall when I first became fascinated by Hunter S. Thompson.  By the time I discovered him, he was past his writing prime, plunking away in relative obscurity for ESPN Page 2.   321 more words

The Fall Guy

I was a ten year old stuntman,
A little bounty hunting on the side.
Time passed,
And i told myself to decide,
If the last, 105 more words

Lively Decadence

The following was originally published on the Original Van Gogh’s Ear Anthology. (It’s the first poem I ever had published on a separate publication.) 177 more words