Sixty something working stiff (retired). Avid reader, dreamer, and searcher. I write poetry, short stories, and non fiction. Shades of the surreal, the horrific, the nostalgic, and the humorous. I have had work published in the Shelburne Free Press and on Spillwords Literary Press.
At the grocery store. The stealthy way food is being packaged so that you get smaller and smaller quantities for the same price? Because of our demand for year-round produce, the stuff is being picked and shipped in such an unripe state that we seldom even know what the real thing should taste like. The […]More
Our “New” (new to us) car. First long trip was to A campground where we first met. Kind of a funny story behind it. I was looking for quite a while to replace our aging Mazda, and wanted something with low mileage that might last me until I am done driving, so finally found this […]More
This isn’t quite the sixties, but early seventies…..I had just bought a record album, the cover of which pictured four long haired guys on a crosswalk. Was still living at home. Parents had gone to bed, and I was sitting in the dark in front of my huge Electrohome stereo with headphones on. In walked […]More