Day 266. Another Realm – my 3rd grade self’s story

This weekend I briefly went through my memory box. I had been organizing the little storage unit we have and thought it might be good to try to lighten up my memory box (it's heavy). So I brought it inside and started sifting through a few things. I happened upon a notebook where I had…

Day 135. The power of words.

Recently, I've been thinking about words and the power they hold. Both the written and the spoken word can emit strong emotional responses. But words are nothing until we give them meaning. Until we decide to react. I've been rereading one of my favorite science fiction series and it got me thinking. It amazed me how…

What I like Wednesday: My grandpa

Today my grandpa turns 80 years old. It's a bit shocking because he doesn't seem that old to me. He hasn't changed much since my childhood, not that I can tell. Maybe he walks a bit slower, but he's still funny and smart and enjoyable to be around, and that's what you notice about him.…

To Turn a Blind Eye: a one paragraph story

My friend Ian and I had decided a year or so ago that we were going to write a story together. We only wrote one paragraph, but I think it turned out well. I found it today while going through my documents and thought I would share it with you guys. To Turn a Blind…