Short Story: Burial

Here’s a little short story I wrote, which I hope will get you into the spirit of Halloween. Enjoy! Burial “Hold this,” Grandpa says, passing me a coil of rope. I hoist it over my shoulder, and he kneels down to set the trap. “Used to be a trap weren’t nothin’ more than a little… More Short Story: Burial

Got any marble?

English writer and philosopher Aldous Huxley once wrote, “Marble, I perceive, covers a multitude of sins.” A tongue-in-cheek statement, for sure, but one that got me thinking about how a person might gussy-up their writing in the hopes that no one will notice its flaws. In my own writing, I tend to over-describe, which interferes… More Got any marble?