Halloween a few years ago, I came across a picture of an abandoned house and it turned into a flashfiction piece I called ‘The House in the Woods.’ Readers liked it so much, wanted more and I decided to expand the story. About that time I also came across another picture and the two together […]
Some of you may remember radio shows and serials. You listened to the show or story but had to conjure the images, giving them texture and color. [I believe the mind’s eye provides the best imagery and special effects.] I was born in 1959 and at that point TV had begun overtaking radio as the […]
I’m a writer and ghostwriter and some of my work requires research that includes going through old pictures. One such project was with a client who was the last of her bloodline. She was 91 and told me, “These are for you. Maybe something in there,” she pointed a gnarled, crooked finger at the stacks, […]
The hand came from the page…
Strange things had been going on since Timmy came home from the hospital after his accident.
SORRY! This short story is no longer free. It’s available for purchase for $0.99. Here’s just a few pre-publication comments about the story: “Well written! The story flowed well and kept me eager to read on!” –Margaret Pypher “Good lord I’m never shopping for bargains again!! Brilliant!” –Rea de Miranda “Coooool. I lolled a few […]
“Headed west. All the way till the road stops. Gonna see the sunset on the Pacific… you know. That big ball—hotter than the hinges on Hell’s door—sinking from the sky down into cool water. And the color… the color.”
“You are a far better writer than most.” It shimmered, nearly forming a man-like shape. “A dull knife can cut but a sharp one is far more cruel.”
God requires faith but the Devil persuades. For Good or Evil… the power’s in the words and the Devil needs a writer. This is a story of self-discovery, salvation and redemption.