Archives: Captain Redding and the Journey of Eagle Seven

This morning started way too early for me. Up before the sun in July? That's not cool, work. Not cool at all.  I don't remember driving to or from work, but I'm sure it was pretty exciting stuff. Highway speeds, farmland, that spot I saw an eagle that one time; the route has it all.  … Continue reading Archives: Captain Redding and the Journey of Eagle Seven

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Micah Henley’s Retirement Party

Champagne bottles popped open, a small band fired up a celebratory tune in the back corner of the room, and in the middle of it all Micah Henley looked around. He took in the sounds of his laughing coworkers happy to be spending an hour or so away from standing desks, the clatter of forks … Continue reading Micah Henley’s Retirement Party

A Recipe for the Best Quinoa Black Bean Burritos (of DOOM!)

Welcome back dear reader. What a summer it has been thus far. The kids are busy, the spouse is busy, even the dog is busy! So when we all finally get time to sit down together we have to make sure we aren't wasting our time with garbage food that will poison our bodies and … Continue reading A Recipe for the Best Quinoa Black Bean Burritos (of DOOM!)

Inadmissable

"That evidence is inadmissible!" Attorney Harvard Smith shouted the objection. "We talked about it already, Josh, come on, man." Josh, the opposing attorney, waved his hands. "I do not believe there was a ruling on this piece." The judged slammed the gavel. "You're being an idiot, Josh. You know this sort of evidence is not … Continue reading Inadmissable

Six Words of (Mis)Adventure

Some six-word stories for the evening.   Disaster struck. The taco truck left. Birds above and we looked up. 20-year-old late fee collection!? The spider ran, disappeared, and laughed. From the dock, we saw everything. Never forgotten, the burrito was mourned. The elevator cable snapped moments later. The new wardrobe changed nothing anyway. A dog … Continue reading Six Words of (Mis)Adventure

Structure Fire

Structure fire on the corner of Basalt and Granite. Fifth fire this week. At this rate, the whole town would be gone by winter. Detective Juan Lundi needed to make sure that was not going to happen. He rolled up to the blaze as the firefighters were finalizing the containment. The building was lost, but … Continue reading Structure Fire