Category Archives: stories

Penpal, By Dathan Auerbach – A Review

In a word – creepy. It has been a number of months, maybe even years since I’ve begun a novel and literally couldn’t put it down until it was finished and I knew the whole story before I could sleep.  Penpal … Continue reading

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A Different List Of Classic Gothic Literature

The best Gothic novels The following list is not supposed to represent the ten most definitive Gothic novels ever published – it’s a list to inspire debate and discussion as much as it is a list of recommendations of classic … Continue reading

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Heading Back Up The Hill…Again

The recent health/headache problem, I hope, is now behind us.  I’ve woken four days in a row without a headache or my head buzzing or any of the symptoms I’ve mentioned.  I am a little afraid to say the headache is finally … Continue reading

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Hygge: The Dark Side of Danish Comfort, a Story by Dorthe Nors

Hygge: The Dark Side of Danish Comfort, a Story by Dorthe Nors. This actually gave me a slight start.  After you read it, tell me what you think.  It is definitely a good story.

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Sunday after and Sunday night there was another winter storm for Kentucky and Lexington. There is about 4 inches of snow and underneath this is a nice coating of ice. As the saying goes, “March has come in like a … Continue reading

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Yet another look and stuff….

I don’t know what it was about the last one, but it made me unhappy.  It just wasn’t “right” for this blog, and for me, so I am changing it earlier than the week I try to leave them up … Continue reading

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Watch “Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball (American Music Awards 2013) “AMA”” on YouTube

Can someone explain what the kitten we for and why she was almost nude?

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The Thundering Over My Head

  The Husband and I live in an apartment as you well know.  The previous upstairs neighbors have departed somewhere else and new neighbors are upstairs.  I know nothing of these people as they keep pretty close to themselves.  The … Continue reading

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A SOLDIER’S DUTY Review

A Soldier’s Duty: Theirs Not to Reason Why, by Jean Johnson was genuinely a wonderful read and the beginning of a wonderful new series by the author.  Prior to this book I cannot say with 100% certainty I had ever … Continue reading

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I Tell Ya…SOME Stories……

By this I mean:  Some stories will not let themselves be told except in a certain medium.  Usually my stories come out by typing steadily, sometimes doggedly at the keyboard.  Some stories, however, will not let themselves be told except … Continue reading

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