Sing a Song of Summer

Sing a Song of Summer

The hot weather we are currently experiencing reminds me of last year, when I wrote the following story for the Seasonally Speaking section of Out of My Mind. Enjoy.   Sing a Song of Summer   “Hot town, Summer in the city…” “In the Summertime, when the weather is...
Legacy of the Master

Legacy of the Master

Here is another excerpt from my book, Out of My Mind, out of the Living The Adventure section.   Legacy of the Master   Randy saw the fist coming an instant before it split his lip and sent stars flashing before his eyes. He was stumbling backwards when the foot...
Trapped

Trapped

Here is an excerpt from a story in the Short Shorts section of my book, Out of My Mind.   Trapped   Ted knew they were out there. He heard them moving around earlier, but now it was deathly silent. But they weren’t fooling him. They were still out there. Waiting. They...
Canada Day 2018, Let the Trade War Begin

Canada Day 2018, Let the Trade War Begin

As a tribute to Canada Day, here is an excerpt from Out of My Mind from the My Political Viewpoint section. A blast from the past.   Canada Day 2018, Let the Trade War Begin   Earlier in June, 2018, United States President Donald Trump declared war on Canada’s economy...
Rain Rain Go Away

Rain Rain Go Away

With camping season upon us, here is an excerpt from the “All in the Family” section of “Out of My Mind” about a family camping trip from hell.   Rain Rain Go Away   Kathy watched the dark clouds looming ominously overhead. “It’s going to...
An Age of Normalizing Bullying

An Age of Normalizing Bullying

Here is another excerpt from Out of My Mind, from the section “The World as I See It” An Age of Normalizing Bullying I recently saw a news story about a nine year old Syrian girl who was bullied at school to the point where she committed suicide. That was...