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Cover photo for the new e-book anthology “Skin and Bones” featuring the novelette “The Fisherman’s Wife” and other stories in the horror, dark fantasy, magical realism and science-fiction genres. Smashwords: http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/337955 Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Skin-and-Bones-ebook/dp/B00E19DQHA/
She was running after me as fast as her little legs would carry her. She ran and she ran, but she was old and tired. She couldn’t keep up with me as the airplane carried me away. She faded into the distance, a tiny animal swallowed by the blackness of my mind. I don’t know […]
I remember reading once that the most universal characteristic separating humans from other, lesser, mammals is not brain size or the ability to manufacture a rocket that takes people to the moon, but something much more ordinary: a love of ornamentation. Humans are the only creatures that regularly and inexhaustibly change our clothing, jewelry, hair, […]
The Stork, Of Course “Where do you get your ideas?” I hear this question frequently and it always makes me laugh. “From the Idea Stork,” I want to reply, “similar to the one that brings babies and those spiders that randomly show up in the bathtub.” It might be a more satisfying answer than the […]