Regular Life

Regular Life

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

Posts filed under Fiction

I Published My First Book

Some of you who subscribe to this now-sporadic blog might like to know that I have published my first book. I put my serial novella Falcon into one document, then revised and edited it and prepared it for publication. Some of you probably read the first version more than 10 years ago, when I posted… (read more)

The Keys Are In It (Part Two)

(Note: If you’re just now tuning in, see the short Part One first. I will move this tale to my story blog after this chapter.) Doug wolfed down a couple ham and cheese HotPockets and showered for work. His company’s willingness to let him set his own work shift had saved him a lot of… (read more)

The Keys Are In It

It all started out as a simple trip to donate leftover garage sale items to Goodwill. It wasn’t dark, but it was getting stormy. Alex noticed that the SUV parked in the neighbors’ driveway was empty, but its headlights shone on the garage door. They had SUV’s of the same make and model but two… (read more)

Krack, Rain, and More Story

(For today, you may preview and/or download “Noel Sing We” from my Free Christmas Song Each Day page) Wednesday morning, we were out of milk, and with the holiday eating season already in full swing, my resistance was low. I stopped at McDonald’s on the way into work. I happened to be testing my recorder’s… (read more)