Tag: Divorce

Beauty

Word count 650                                                                 From the lifestyle section of the Portland Oregonian The advertising blitz for Beauty started eight years ago.  It was claimed to be an amazing product available in both aerosol and lotion form that made anyone who used it appear … Continue reading Beauty

Universal Journey

Word count 1124                                           As a young boy, I was moved from the bedroom that I inhabited with my older sister to the room in the attic that my father had finished.  I continually imagined monsters coming up the stairs to get me because of my … Continue reading Universal Journey

Dump

Word Count 965                                                     Year One Of The President’s Term: A compliant Republican party backed the President’s anti-immigrant stance.  The countries whose citizens were denied entrance condemned the US and sought to censure America in the United Nations.  Their cause was bolstered by America moving … Continue reading Dump

Welcome

    Word count 573                                                 Duke woke up in a theatre feeling a bit out of it.  He could tell that he had a lot to drink.  That must be the reason for his disorientation. He did remember much of the movie, the scariest horror movie … Continue reading Welcome

Switch

Word count 1187                                                Duke’s call from Janine:  “Duke, this must come from out of the blue.  I know that we have not been in touch for twenty years since I left town.  It must have been quite a shock, considering what we meant to … Continue reading Switch