Monthly Archives: July 2013

Guru – Friday Fictioneers 26Jul13

Written for the Friday Fictioneers. Story begins after the photo. Genre: Humor Word Count: 101 Guru Second-richest man in the world, Hubert Hanson, climbed past the Himalayan cloud layer. Panting and gasping, he was exhausted from the arduous climb. He … Continue reading

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Chummy and the Mercenaries

“Chummy,” the war machine–turned loyal dog–has quickly become one of my favorite characters. Here’s another story about him. *footnote is at the bottom of the page. Chummy and the Mercenaries “Get off my land,” said 15-year old Daphne Ojibwa. She … Continue reading

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Chicago Sights

From sculptures to food, Chicago has the sights. I so missed Italian Beef. It was great to have it again.

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On Time – Alastair’s Photo Fiction

Written for Alastair’s Photo Fiction. Story begins after the photo. Genre: Humor Word Count: 150 On Time Sarah glared at him on the platform. “Why Vince? Why stay?” “Because we’re good for each other. You’ve admitted as much.” He whined. … Continue reading

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“The Bean” Chicago’s Millenium Park

Fun with curved mirrors!

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My Other Addiction

I’m off for a visit to Chicago so I won’t be in touch as much. Otherwise, I’d be writing here. Meanwhile, here’s a couple screenshots from my other addiction: Combat Flight Sims. I play a game from the producer, Thirdwire, … Continue reading

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Gateways

Arches and entryways are gateways to something new and exciting. They hold a special magic for me.

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