Tags » Stories

Long Cold Winter: Chapter Twenty-Two

1990. Sobriety sucked. Music was changing again. Alternative began sucking the wind out of the sails of metal. But it also meant more choices as to sound. 1,064 more words

Writer's Blog

Love: An Excerpt

Love is a silly thing. You don’t know whether to vomit or hold hands.

All unfortunate love stories start off with an explosion of fireworks that light up the night sky, then ends with them dissipating into darkness. 43 more words

African American Writing

The Girl In Orange: Chapter 3!

Here comes chapter 3 of my short horror story; The Girl In Orange.

I would very much appreciate it if you support me by downloading the… 23 more words


Karasu no ongaeshi

Left image from web-Japan. Right image from BBC.

“Tsuru no ongaeshi” (鶴の恩返し) is a traditional Japanese folktale. The title has been translated as “The Crane’s Return of a Favor” (direct translation) and “The Crane’s Gratitude”. 39 more words


Barker's "The Yattering and Jack": Coming to NBC Thursdays this Fall

I really like when authors take something that’s traditionally handled with bombastic reverence and reshape it to fit the mundane absurdities of our modern times. 524 more words


Shame: it is such a strong, taboo word. Many people won’t even open this post because of the demons conjured up by the word shame. 125 more words



Some guys often make a lot of silly mistakes on their first
date or outing with their new catch . The truth of the mater is… 244 more words