The Turning

Winter Wind howls bitterly beyond the glass barrier, separating me from nature. She threatens, she taunts, "Spring will never find her way here again." She lies. I know that. Soon I will rake my hands through clear water, scoop up tiny snails and marvel at their form before returning them to tranquility. Soon, Brother Sun … Continue reading The Turning

Looking for Pork Chop McQuade

Upon the death of her father Cupcake became the caregiver of her mother and sister, both morbidly obese, both perpetually depressed. While her aging uncle, Faucett, tried to give her guidance, she longed for empathy and emotional support. So, she married Bob "Pork Chop" McQuade who turned out to be a conspiracy theorist. Now, her … Continue reading Looking for Pork Chop McQuade