Monthly Archives: September 2013

Obituary

Max slid onto the only available bar stool. “Ol Max”, they called him, though he was only thirty-five; it was more of a “Good Ol Max” kind of thing. He surveyed the scene to the left, and then to the … Continue reading

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The Epic Power of 1987

It’s Power Ballad Thursday. Not every Thursday meets the criteria, but for some reason this one does, so it’s time to go back twenty-five years and rock the house. There will probably be an obnoxious ad playing before the video, … Continue reading

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On Homelessness and Quitting Drinking

I have recently been experiencing one of those phase of life which, when it happens to others, I cheerfully aggravate with a pungent “well, at least you’re getting plenty of irony in your diet!” To wit, while working long and … Continue reading

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Well, well, well.

After a long, hot summer, filled with the ups and downs of sweat and ice, of long stares and quick reactions, I find myself back at a desk. It is as if Labor Day marked the end of labor in … Continue reading

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