The Locket

By J. Speer Photo by Bruno Castelli on (This story was written for a dystopian writing challenge. The short story had to be 600 to 2,000 words and involve a silver heart locket.) Part One It wasn't supposed to happen like this… That was the last thought entering Dawn's mind as her shocked eyes … Continue reading The Locket


We visited Galena, Kansas yesterday. It is along old Route 66. Galena was the town that inspired the Pixar Cars animated movie with Lightning McQueen. When you visit the town, you can see Luigi, Towmater, and all the gang from the beloved movie. This is a great place to see with family and also is … Continue reading Cars