The Pursuit

This was written in response to a challenge issued among myself and some good freinds.  We wanted to see who could write the best short story using only 200 words.  My attempt clocks in at 200 words exactly. _____________________________________ The crinkling of the paper bag brought hope and…


A Pure Duality

It has come into my mind that you’ve grown frustrated, or confused as to why I have not been in any real sense present in your life. I will not pretend to have an answer sufficient to settle your uneasiness and feeling of loss, but I can perhaps provide a fuller perspective. I don’t know exactly…


A Cigar

Three cheers a man may give to beer, Or set his watch by Scotch. But greatest moments surely are Those when paired with fine cigar.