Short Stories and What Not

Should We Fall

The cry is heard, upon the ramparts. Ships on the horizon!! Hurry men, gather weapons. the enemy's wind is behind them. Should we fall, we fall with honor, for our hearts are brave and true. The King has mustered all his kingdom and set upon it his fire for life. Should we fall, we fail… Continue reading Should We Fall

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Thank You: An Appreciation of the “One Lovely Blog Award.”

Being in the social media network you meet some wonderful people who become friends even though you may never speak to them other than across the web.  One such dear friend is Belinda Witzenhausen who is such an inspiration with her blog.   A freelance writer, editor, creativity coach, online radio show producer, artist and amateur photographer,… Continue reading Thank You: An Appreciation of the “One Lovely Blog Award.”

Short Stories and What Not

In honor of our Military: An Essay on Memorial Day

A couple of years ago, I wrote this little essay about Memorial Day.  In honor of those in my family who have served and are serving, friends who have served and others I don't know, I dedicate this blog post today to them.  Memorial Day 2010 This weekend I was hunkered down under an umbrella… Continue reading In honor of our Military: An Essay on Memorial Day