Bosom Promise / Transient Coyotes, Home: Unafraid.

I met the coyotes, Past two days Today I was out deep – Knew it was deep when the grade got steep – Met two in a thicket, Tall as wolves Their heads turned (For me!), And I yelled, “Git, skat! Skidaddle!” LOL… And I turned back down the mountain, Away from their territory ButContinue reading “Bosom Promise / Transient Coyotes, Home: Unafraid.”

Short Fiction: The Exhumation (6 Min Read)

He stood upon the beach beside the seawall, bent over in the cold, gray light of dawn, laboriously digging that endless pit again.  His hairless, sinewy fingers were painfully fixed around the smooth, well-worn handle of the old wooden shovel, which felt burdensome and awkward in his grip; each scoop of the dark, wet sandContinue reading “Short Fiction: The Exhumation (6 Min Read)”

Flash Fiction: The Arrival

He awoke tired and sluggish as any other day. There had been so many barren days in this untold chapter of his life. So many unfolded tears and so much frustration had amassed within him that his quiet corner of the world now felt like an island. His thoughts had marooned him there, and like coconutContinue reading “Flash Fiction: The Arrival”