Ruby in the Mist

Originally posted on Dysfictional:
Published in 2012 in Creepies: Twisted Tales From Beneath the Bed by WPaD. Available worldwide in paperback and ebook. ~*~ I know it sounds cliché, but it was Halloween night when my neighbor Roy told me his story about the girl in the mist. We were sitting at my kitchen table…

While Angels Sleep – A Visit to the Historic Sacramento Cemetery

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
There is a quiet beauty about historic cemeteries that I can’t always put into words. So many lives ask to be remembered and stories beg to be told, or maybe not. Earlier this week (10/27/20) my daughter Clara and my friend Amelia joined me in a visit to the historic…

Day Glow Peach

Originally posted on Off Center & Not Even:
You can look through the peach leaves portal into the future. If you are quick you may see what will pass. Dale, @ A Delectable Life, rightly noticed that her Peach Tree had not been getting much attention. Here it is in day-glow peach. I couldn’t resist…

5 October Joys

Originally posted on rarasaur:
1 Self-care. My new Etsy shop where people can buy some of my late husband’s art on a t-shirt, or even one of my little expressions. It feels good to know that Dave’s art is out there again, and that my words have been made tangible. And, who knows– maybe it’ll…

New Reality

Originally posted on Dysfictional:
In a world where ratings are all that matters, casting the ideal leading man is the key to success. Sweat beaded on Saul’s forehead. Being summoned to a meeting with the executives seldom meant good news. After thirty-seven years in the business, one would think he’d be used to it, but…