It's all merely entertainment value... unless you believe my friend Dean.

None of the following is a true story, not even Open House, although my friend Dean is convinced that I wrote it based on an experience. It's all merely entertainment value, even if the entertainment makes you uncomfortable. Any resemblance to any person... well, you know the rest. What the lawyers say.

Second Thoughts

I had everything one could want. A long, stable marriage. Grown, independent kids and grandchildren. A comfortable house and bank balance that had been nicely supplied by the company I owned. Everything one could want. With some qualifications. My marriage had devolved to an exercise in inertia. I honestly couldn’t say it was loveless, but […]

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln sat, pensive, at his desk.  The setting sun cast an orange tint over the handsome trappings of his writing room. It would soon be time to light the lamps.  Out in the hall, aides talked, the murmurings from their exchanges drifting through the door. Although Lincoln was a gifted writer, he nevertheless found […]