Last Day of Summer

first posted here under my pen name, Bushkill. I love these writing prompts. Last day of summer break. 8-24-17 I watch my son, a handful of days before his nineteenth birthday. He is surrounded by packed boxes. And his sisters. The boxes belong to his sisters, they will be seniors in college this year. His … Continue reading Last Day of Summer


Rig 570, Complete

I participated in a writing project this summer run through I had a good time with the project and met many new writers with hugely entertaining worlds and stories. I regret that I did not take the time to read more of what was present, but did pay faithful head to several stories in … Continue reading Rig 570, Complete

Deep Drop

I fish. It's like a confession at one of those supportĀ groups, though I'll deny I have a problem. ...Also, strangely, my denial is a fitting marker for someone with a problem. In any case, I recently took a trip with my best friend. We had booked onto a two-day excursion off the coast of New … Continue reading Deep Drop