Halloween Tales

The moon was shielded by a purple blanket of clouds that made the city walkers look like shadow ants scattering about on the hot sidewalk. I stood there absorbing the city as the warm rain fell on me and mixed with sweat until my clothing was drenched and my hairRead More

Life Among Loose Nails

The first bedroom I remember was burn-your-eyeballs pink.  It was one of three in a small frame house on the edge of Denver in the shiny new suburb of Cherry Creek. The street at that time was mostly vacant lots in various stages of build.  After school my younger brotherRead More