Tag: Southwest Virginia


This is the second in my newly-returned Short Story Friday series. I’m working on stories about growing up in Southwest Virginia. In full disclosure, if my cousins read this they’ll say “that’s not what happened.” I look forward to their book. Here’s Martha…. The February wind howls around the small frame house. A fire burns …

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The Return of Short Story Friday

Everything old is new again. I attempted this project a few years back with some success.  The idea was to force me to write creatively on a regular basis.  It would stretch my creative writing muscles and provide direction for the Friday posts.  I think we can all agree that my posts can use a …

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