Monthly Archives: July 2012


I have been trying to do things alone for far to long. This is fairly frequently a very unsuccessful strategy. One of my strengths is the ability to step back and approach problems from different angles. When one doesn’t work I try another. But for some reason I fail to do that for myself when ... Read More

Is he still writing those damn books?

One of the victims of my recent bout of hiding … actually two, are the two stories that have chosen me to share themselves with the world. They temporarily got lost in the darkness, which is a shame because they are both wonderful stories (at least in my mind). But thankfully now that I seem to be ... Read More

Dancing fingers

It’s that time again. I know you are dreading it. I can see the look of fear in your eyes. But it has to be done. Yep. Looooong overdue. Been weeks even.  So sorry guys. Gonna do it. Starting right now. Brace yourself! INTRODUCING … … … … Steve Kramer’s first random bit o’ meaningless ... Read More

Creation Story

Seems like I just wrote one of these. Probably because I just wrote one of these. In honor of election time, the elimination of personal responsibility, greed, war, general stupidity and all things that make humanity … well … HUMAN, I offer you this week’s 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups! The prompt … …. the line was drawn ... Read More

Yet I continued …

Roads go ever ever on, Over rock and under tree, By caves where never sun has shone, By streams that never find the sea; Over snow by winter sown, And through the merry flowers of June, Over grass and over stone, And under mountains in the moon. Roads go ever ever on Under cloud and ... Read More

A return of light

I have been wandering in shadows lately. Not the shadows of a summer’s evening sky, where there is still the subtle glow of the retiring day. Those are pleasant shadows, shadows that cool and cause peaceful reflections. I have been stuck in the endless dark shadow of the subconscious mind. The irony is that there is no rule that ... Read More

Grand excuses

I have been absent from blogging for over a week now. Actually absent from life altogether. Fortunately nobody actually noticed I was gone so all is still well with the world. Not that my absence or presence has much effect on the world anyway. 🙂 As is often the case when I take time off ... Read More