2019 Summer Reading: Escape into Reality – Nonfiction Adventures

2019 Summer Reading: Escape into Reality – Nonfiction Adventures

2019 Summer Reading: Escape into Reality With Four Nonfiction Adventures   Today I’m featuring a quartet of absolutely wonderful books that will suck you into adventure, mystery, and places you’ve never imagined you’d be. You’ll meet a colorful, dangerous, interesting, lovely, and witty characters. Best of all it is all true. Good nonfiction is a … Continue reading

Short Story Sunday: Desert Sky

Short Story Sunday: Desert Sky

I’m on the road today so here is an old favorite for Short Story Sunday. Have fun. Desert Sky Martha put a lawn chair in front of the motor home and looked into the night sky. Sometimes the desert would get freezing at night, but tonight it was almost warm. A million stars showed in … Continue reading

Cat-ur-day: Comets, Giant Space Cats and Vampires in Space

Cat-ur-day: Comets, Giant Space Cats and Vampires in Space

It’s Cat-ur-day! I’m getting ready for a road trip and busy as a Vampire can be, but I haven’t forgotten you! Here is a favorite from 2014 – with pictures no less. Comets, Giant Space Cats and Vampires in Space I’ve posted a lot of amazing and astounding photos of space on my blog so … Continue reading

Lighthouse

Lighthouse

Lighthouse A story I’ve told before. I will tell it again tonight. 1880 He’d been found in the ocean, wearing a formal jacket with tails and clinging to the top of a grand piano. Underneath the man was a large gray wolfhound. The captain of the ship that had picked him up said that he … Continue reading

Musings on the Moon and More Earthly Matters

Musings on the Moon and More Earthly Matters

When you live in a house where the resident Ghost tells you he thinks your siblings are weird… Then you live in my house. I have four older brothers so the possibilities and variations of weirdness are endless. They’re also all Vampires but that is another post, and you already know that. This week has … Continue reading

Driving at Night – Cover Songs, Ghosts, and Not Much Else.

Driving at Night – Cover Songs, Ghosts, and Not Much Else.

The subject was bad cover albums. “The Backstreet Boys doing Pink Floyd. Any album.” “Ariana Grande doing the entire soundtrack of Oklahoma.” “Jimmy Buffet doing Rolling Stones Start Me Up.” “Sammy Hagar could pull that off.” “Maybe.” “Lorde doing Abby Road, the entire album.” “Oh my God that would be awful.” “Sir Paul doing Poison’s … Continue reading