Monthly Archives: June 2014

Summer Has Been Canceled

January 15 – First time we’ve had power in days.  Not much need for it though.  The wood stove is keeping us warm, but the smoke is beginning to affect our breathing.  Food storage is going okay; the entire outdoors … Continue reading

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The Road From Hell

Under the high monotony of starry skies, my car speeds through the night.  The center stripes of the two lane blacktop lick at the front quarter panel.  Lunatic fringe thoughts race through my mind while my foot steps further into … Continue reading

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Renewal

The small cabin was cold, and somewhat damp.  That wasn’t unusual.  Agatha, for all her other skills, could never get the fire properly banked at night.  What was unusual was the sound coming from outdoors; or rather lack of sound.  … Continue reading

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Night Watch

Slap . . . slap . . . gurgle . . . splash . . . gurgle. I listened to the incessant noise of the waves hitting the sides of the sailboat as it laid at anchor in the middle … Continue reading

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