A Time to Reap – Another Writing Contest Entry

I am once again attempting to hone my writing skills by entering a short story contest hosted by Theresa Oliver's Short Story Page.  I hope you like it! A TIME TO REAP Eilain hated her job. It was bad enough that she had to partner with that lech, Thanatos, on the occasional unusual reaping call. … Continue reading A Time to Reap – Another Writing Contest Entry

Fly with me

I cannot name the day when I first fell helplessly in love with flying.  My parents must have somehow recognized my natural inclinations before I did, for their gifts of an aerobatic glider ride for my 16th birthday and my first flight lesson the following year exposed me to the virulent devotion that would define … Continue reading Fly with me

Grief is the price of Love

I have recently become more and more aware of my emotional ineptitude.  It's not that I don't feel emotions, quite the opposite, in fact.  It's that, for some bizarre reason, I have an incredibly difficult time expressing them (aloud or in print), almost as if allowing one tiny feeling to escape will provide the means … Continue reading Grief is the price of Love