Expectations at the End of the World

Mario Green thought the end of the world would be different than it turned out. The expectation was fast zombies chasing down survivors. Food shortages, twinkie fights, learning how to collect dew for water; all the stuff that fills the background of end-of-the-world tv shows. There was supposed to be mistrust among the survivors, creating … Continue reading Expectations at the End of the World


The Day Job Journal

Hello Day Job Journal, Today started with a small bird flying into my windshield. A bad omen to start a new job it turns out.  Worse way to start a day for the bird, I suppose.  Don't worry though. It was fine.  It caught up to me and finished the windshield.  Things only got stranger … Continue reading The Day Job Journal

The Unexamined Life

Cale Adamare heard Plato's quote "the unexamined life is not worth living" very early in life.  It had no impact on him until very late in life.  With little to be particularly examined, Cale set out to write his autobiography.  In his twenties. He may have had something else to write about though... The Chapter … Continue reading The Unexamined Life

Six Word Stories- New Adventures

I took a fencing class this evening! It was exhausting. I hurt everywhere.  But! I tried something new and made my oldest kid happy (he's been fencing for about two months now and wanted to share the joy).  In the spirit of trying new things, here are some six-word stories about new adventures!   Rodeo … Continue reading Six Word Stories- New Adventures

Low Hopper Escapes His Past, Writes a Song About It

Low Hopper tackled many subjects in his career.  The storytelling tradition of his bardic forefathers continues in this tale of escaping our own histories only to have them come right back to us. Echoing my Father's Words  I spent the first half of my life just echoing my father's words I spent the first half … Continue reading Low Hopper Escapes His Past, Writes a Song About It

Movie Trailers

In the kitchen on a busy service night- Line cook: Chef, you have to try! Waiter: Chef, more air! Those eggs need you! Chef: No! No! It is so much! I can't whisk it! This fall...Whisky Business Parking lot, night time, small town: Teen 1: You think we're ever getting out of this place? Teen … Continue reading Movie Trailers