The Reaper

A few years ago, my daughter and I developed this outline for a Grim Reaper story. It is an apprentice story with a love interest and involves an interesting figure from the Bible. I never got much further with this piece. Here's what we developed thus far. Maybe some day we will get back to … Continue reading The Reaper

Ghost?

(This a short excerpt from a story I am working on. It is based on true life. Happy spook-tober!) “I have a story about ghosts,” Skylar said to Stein while trying to search for something meaningful to say in that awkward moment.  “I mean...I never have seen... a ghost but…..I experienced something strange one time.”  … Continue reading Ghost?

Scene

I had to write a 2-3 page scene for a class. I wrote the following piece. It is around the beginning section of a LGBTQ romance/drama. Skylar sat on the end of the factory truck loading dock at 10:00 am.  She had fifteen minutes to relax after two hours of welding.  She yawned and rubbed … Continue reading Scene

Golden Child

By J. Speer The sun was dying.  The scientists predicted there would be 15 more years of light and then nothing, just pitch blackness.  The galaxy and everything in it would be swallowed within seconds into an ominous black hole never to return.  As a result of the dying light, our world was ceasing to … Continue reading Golden Child