Category Archives: War is not always what you think

A great general once said that war was some few moment of shear terror interspersed amidst the mind numbing weeks and months of boring drool routine.

But hiding inside those months, weeks or days of drool routine, there are minutes that can fill volumes, if only you know where to look.

Here is to all of those few, who pay so much, for us so many, and receive so little; and are owed more than we can imagine.

The Escape ©2013 Written just for Grace McPherson

    Grace was trapped. The room was small and cold. The stones that made up the wall, felt damp and slippery. She sat on the floor, pouting. Nothing had gone the way she had planned. Only twenty days before, … Continue reading

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I Don’t Care Who Started It . . .

Silently the mist crawled down the field of alligatored grey asphalt. Tendrils creeping into the cracks as if blindly belting  it’s way past the large painted “31” at the end of the runway. At a distance the wafting whoosh of … Continue reading

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Artimus and the Sky Raiders

The 60 caliber twin chain fed Gatling guns had jammed a long forty seconds ago, Artemis stood with blood oozing down from the deep gash along her left shoulder, as the strap on her tank top hung impotent where the … Continue reading

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