Short Story Sunday: Circles

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Circles “The damn circles are back. My crops are gonna be ruined by it all. We’re already having a cold planting season, and now this, right before the harvest of our winter crops.” Druce listened as Farmer Wyne told him about the return of the crop circles. As the local…

It turns us numb

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Our children go off into the world, We’ve given them the tools, They know about good, And evil, They know that they need to beware Be smart Be aware Be alert And yet, Even in the light of day, Away from the familiar shadows, A bright day Brings unexpected Tragedy. It turns…

Dead End

Originally posted on Mandy White:
The Dead End sign should have been our first clue to turn around. But Craig had refused to ask for directions and he would never admit that he’d taken a wrong turn. I kept my mouth shut to keep the peace. After we passed the sign, the road narrowed and…

Some Cool Things You May Not Know About MARY ASTOR

Originally posted on (Travalanche):
Hollywood star Mary Astor (Lucile Vasconcellos Langhanke, 1906-1987) is a May 3 baby. If you’re like me, you know her primarily, maybe entirely, by her LATE roles, most especially Brigid O’Shaughnessy in The Maltese Falcon (1941), but also the Princess in The Palm Beach Story (1942), the mother in Meet Me in St. Louis (1944), Marmee in Little Women (1949),…