“I’m so sorry to interrupt you, Mr. Pirog. “I mean, I know celebrities find it difficult to have private moments because fans intrude everywhere you go.” “Who are you and what are you doing in my hotel room?” said Nick Pirog. “I just wanted to see if there was anything I could do to help […]

Commuter Blues

“Get him up.” I couldn’t see the person speaking, what with my face in the angular gravel lining the tracks. The railroad had a name for the rocks but I couldn’t remember what it was. I wondered why I was even thinking about it. I had bigger problems. I hurt all over and was having […]

Like a walk in the park

Don opened the trunk of his Toyota Camry and removed a large two foot by two foot box that was maybe 8 inches deep. He set it to the side and closed up his car, and grabbing the box by a conveniently cut in handle, he carried it suitcase style out to the large park. […]

A Possible Future

“That’s right! You heard me. Anyone even comes near a door or window and I’m gonna blow someone’s brains all over the wall. If that doesn’t teach you anything, I got myself to do too!”  Bennie Hodgson was a small time crook. He had a record as long as your arm, as the expression goes, […]