An Ode to My Big Sister

I missed her birthday. Even though I kind of have an excuse (I had to go to the ER for a kidney stone and was blotto on painkillers for two days), I didn’t call her after that either because, well, I felt like a jerk. That snowballed into putting it off, which further fed the … Continue reading An Ode to My Big Sister

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Mama versus the Black Tentacles, Part 2

The legend continues…   The young man carried a pitchfork in his white-knuckled fists. Both he and the old man had startled violently from the unexpected explosion to the east, but the old man was just grinning now. The rumbling of the ground was followed almost immediately by a cackling voice over a loudspeaker — ‘I said knock … Continue reading Mama versus the Black Tentacles, Part 2