FlashFic: Terrence and the Zombie Apocalypse

Story #3 in my Flash Fiction series for the month of October, each one inspired by an image.  It didn’t take long for Terrence to become acclimated to the Zombie Apocalypse. The truth was, he’d been preparing for it for years. He’d built his underground shelter. He’d stocked it with food …

Back in the Saddle

So… I’ve got a few new blog posts under my belt. Kind of feels good. At the same time, I’ve made significant progress with my main work in progress, but I’ll get to that a little later. The question everyone is asking, then is “Where have you been?” Okay, not …

The Big Theme

Years ago, I attended my first Comicon. (Much too late in life if you ask me, should have tried to go sooner.) A large part of the reason I went was because I was really getting the bug to learn to write and decided to attend the panels of some …

FlashFic: Briar

Story #2 in my Flash Fiction series I’m working on for the month of October, each one inspired by an image.    Alexa stumbled as another wave of nausea swept through her. She reached out and caught the cement support beam for the highway overpass above. The words from behind echoed …

FlashFic: Alan and The Ice Ghost

So, this is the first in a series of Flash Fiction pieces I’m working on for the month of October, each one inspired by an image. I’m starting kind of late, so I’ve got some making up to do. Anyway, without further ado… Alan and the Ice Ghost.   Alan …

Hipster vs. Adult Child

This is just a bit of a vent. My daughter said something the other day that kind of hit me like a slap across the face. She called me a hipster. What? A hipster? I’m not some 21st century beatnik who only listens to unheard-of music and avoids the “popular” …