Black Tuesday on a Friday

Am I correct in assuming that we have all heard of the term Black Friday? Every years millions of Americans “celebrate” this day of retail gluttony that follows the day of actual gluttony that is Thanksgiving  by swarming malls, big box retail business, colossal stand-alone department stores, and various purveyors of caffeinated beverages, with the […]

Shine, shine, shine.

The stars know nothing more than to  shine, shine, shine Those on the ground look to the  sky, sky, sky. To gaze upon  the sparkles in the  night, night, night. Wishing that we could  burn so bright, bright, bright. Shinning  like the  stars in our sight, sight, sight. Ignoring how brilliant  we are  inside, inside, […]

The Waste (VII)

Before Allamar brought his scaled, water-dwelling colossus to the village, the succession of chieftainship had been passed generationally, from father to son, for as long as any living member of the village could recall.   The passing of time had been so considerable since the last catch-to-chieftainship, that none of the villagers could specifically remember whose […]