This is the last page from my great-great grandfathers self-published autobiography, which he finished in 1955 at the age of 94 (he lived to 103, like his son, my great-grandfather). In looking over the preceding pages I am impressed by the fact that all that has been said refers to things that have been done, […]
I’ve set a goal for myself to write at least one post a day, even a short one. It took a really long time to think of something this morning, and I never really came upon any interesting ideas. It did occur to me, however, that I’m in the middle of a (very) delayed writer’s […]
Nemisis A short story based on a reddit.com/r/writingprompts post. Dear world, I need you to know. Before Harry, it’s actually hard to remember what life was like. I floated through life, as so many of us do, not wanting to think much about where I was floating to. After undergrad, I found some sales […]
I’m always trying to pull textures and patterns out of my surroundings. For some reason, it’s satisfying to show things in shallow depth of field to alter my perspective, to show a pattern that echos something else, or to draw attention to missed details. Since I love plants so much, I often find myself preferring […]
Even though I’ve been making pipes for exactly 7 years this Christmas, I’ve never made a Christmas pipe. Until now. And…dadadadaaaa… here it is. I haven’t decided whether to sell it or not yet; if it’s still here on Christmas day, I’ll probably keep it.