Month: August 2014

Fear of Failure or Rejection?

What keeps you from writing the story that’s been tumbling in your head forever? What keeps you from posting here? What keeps you from pressing that dreaded submit…

A Very Brief Update

Here it is, late August 2014, and it’s a busy time as always. I work at a community college. Faculty came back this week and students return the…

The Nighthawk

I stare at my winged reflection as I glide silently along the still glass of the moonlit lake, listening for the rattling hum and flutter of beetles in…

Haley Burning

I knew I was playing with fire, but since when had that stopped me? I couldn’t turn it off even if I wanted to. “Hi, Ben,” I said,…