Yesterday, I was a liar and a thief. Yesterday, I was young and foolish. Yesterday, I was overweight and unhappy. Yesterday, I was tied to anxieties and my depression, not the other way around. Yesterday, I was a small tree. Yesterday, I was me. Today, I am a liar and a thief. Today, I … Continue reading Here Truths a Liar; There Gives a Thief
I should be writing more. I found this abandoned in the dark. It has a gooey center. --- When Secondary Technician Blaise Traylor landed his Ulysses Mining Corporation ship on the surface of the asteroid, he had expected to find a malfunctioning or immobile android unit waiting for him. The small structure that served as … Continue reading Wednesday Somewhere
A treat for you today. Another story I'm retiring from the submission circuit. I hate to let it go, but I realize I'm not going to write anything new if I keep hanging on to the same threadbare teddy bear. Please let me know what you think. While I've received tons of critique on this … Continue reading Day Thirty-Five – The Everlasting Mister Rolo
I am retiring this short story from the submission circuit. While it had some favorable comments, and made it out of slush a few times, I think it was just too simple. I wrote this for the first time after driving through rural Louisiana and seeing an old beat up dock over dirty water. … Continue reading In Which the Automaton Finds Peace
PLEASE STAND BY Nothing makes me want to go back to school more than people that do not deserve the credit they are given. As I'm stuck in endless development meetings while my regular work - work that brings us money - suffers, I notice a trend: Other people just want our money. A couple … Continue reading Flash Rant – #2083
Trying something new. Every day I'm just going to sit down, turn on a fifteen minute timer and just start writing. I might write bits of other stories I'm working on, or it my be new material. It might be random, it might be planned. I just feel like writing. --- On Sunday the line … Continue reading #1 – Weekes for a Year
I don't paint much anymore. And I don't doodle. And I don't sculpt. But today I was farting around with GIMP and made this. Eh.