So far for October I’ve managed to keep somewhat in the spirit of the season. For the final Saturday, I’ll end with a bang by publishing a new spooky short story. Some readers (maybe 2 of you) will remember last Halloween when I posted “Dante’s Ascent” for your perusal. I’ve decided that every year around […]Read more "Story: “The Vampire Car”"
When I was a young wart hog, Halloween was my favorite holiday (nevermind it’s technically not a holiday). I loved anything slightly spooky like the TV show The Munsters or cartoony ghosts. Scooby Doo held me in rapt attention and Beetleborgs drew me in because it partially took place in a haunted house. Every Halloween night […]Read more "The Things Unseen and the Draw of Halloween"
In keeping with the theme of fear I explored some last week, I want to share a short series of poems I’ve written recently that examine a different side of the topic. To say the least, there is plenty to fear in the world these days: terrorists, random shootings, war, political upheaval, death. The point […]Read more "Poems: ‘Fear’ (In 4 Parts)"
This is part of an ongoing series I’m writing this year about becoming a father. You can read the previous entry here. It is October in a year full of change. The month is typically associated with scary stuff and so for this month’s post about fatherhood, I want to highlight one of my greatest […]Read more "Turning Into Dad: Please Love Me"