night in the city – grateful for a few stars
Ann was tired of being alone. She got a child’s car seat and put a teddy bear in it. The bear fit in the shopping cart seat, too.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work. – Stephen King
cloudy – another classmate’s obit in the paper
The captain had never seen such a storm and never expected to again. He saved a whiskey bottle from falling. No need to die sober.
To my mind the best one can ever do as a writer is be honest about your background and partialities and try to understand how they affect your outlook, to do violence to your own …
evening lights – Venus over neon
He filled a coffee mug with vodka and drank it down. Antifreeze. He didn’t want to, but he remembered when a Texas summer was hot.
Humans need fantasy to be human. To be the place where the falling angel meets the rising ape. – Terry Pratchett (1948 – 2015)
warm March evening – holiday lights still shine on porches, bushes