Other Words

Other Words 2017-05-19T18:24:19+00:00

Ditzy

She was ditzy in that way he was learning the really smart girls could be, as if thoughts and notions were knocking the pictures off the walls of her mind in an internal tussle. But how smart was he, here [...]

November 8th, 2015|

Squirm

Now is not the time for squirming, unless of course some angry guy on TV says we should squirm if we really love America. * Now is not the time to duck, unless of course some drive-time radio panic artist [...]

November 8th, 2015|

The Search

Every day at noon the search would stop and the trio of Labrador retrievers would perk up as the Frisbee emerged. * After a long morning sniffing a mountain of South Florida garbage for a body at the dump the [...]

November 8th, 2015|

That’s What You Get

That’s what you get if you win a round the Samoan said after my right cross glanced off his cheek and his response shifted my nose from the center of my face to somewhere near my right ear.

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August 21st, 2014|

Second Grade Sin

It took about a week for the Polish nun who ruled supreme over my 2nd grade class to notice I had stopped praying aloud like my classmates who dutifully repeated the Our Father and Hail Mary spelled out on the chalk board.

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August 11th, 2014|