Category Archives: prose

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Popinjay

I have been a monk for thirty five years. Nothing has prepared me for the situation I find myself in. I muck out the barn, I shear the sheep, I pray for more faith. I […]

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Grendel (short story)

  Deliciously empty, unplugged from the internet, Diane gazed at the bleak landscape stretching before her. Her tent had withstood the night’s wind and her stove was bubbling her morning tea. She was at 6000 […]

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One in Iraq (Flash Fiction)

Looking out over the field I felt empty beyond empty. All the kids have died before me. One in Iraq, two by those pills. What a tragedy to die before your children. One was born […]

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For the Love of Beverly

Graphics here: link! “You dog! She did it because of you!” “You hog! – no you, buddy – you!” Steve and Brandon were at that stage of drinking where both of them could go on […]

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To: Seattle Parks and Rec Re: Gasworks Park

Dear Parks and Rec, Gasworks Park link!   What a steam punk extravaganza! How long will it be before the tanks start falling down from rust? How about this for a revenue stream? Sell square feet […]

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What are Comics? My process

This is a transcript of a talk given at Heritage University in Toppenish Washington. There are four elements to comics. Drawing, writing, caricature, and layout. In this post, I’ll give a quick summary of the […]

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McNerthney Was Known To Work Late

I loved Betty once. That was before I started making the big scores robbing banks. Now I’ve got a Duesenberg. It has shiny chrome running boards, bright white spare tires on both sides of the […]

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Many Seasons Away (Flash Fiction)

If you reached this page from a web crawler or other search technique and want to see the art, a google search for ‘chauvet cave’ using the image tab will acquaint you with the oldest […]

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To: Greg Panter Re: Nightmare Studio

Hi Gary, Let’s talk about Nightmare Studio. Yeah we’re all going to die. Let’s get that out of the way first thing. I sure wouldn’t want to go out in the manner of Nightmare Studio […]

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To: Annie Dillard Re: Total Eclipse

Hi Annie, There was a total eclipse of the sun, a hotel room with that clown, people drove through the darkness to get work even though they should have been scared to death, your husband […]

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