Trick-or-Treat

Originally posted on musing:
The night air was thick and warm. Too warm for the last day of October. The moon wasn’t quite full, and the smoke from the mill gave it a spooky look. The kids were having fun though. First time they didn’t have to wear anything heavy under their costumes. “Trick-or-treat,” Suzy…

November Plans and The Trixie Affair

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
I’m reading The Trixie Affair – A Gluten-Free Mystery.  Just kidding that title has been popping into my head all morning. November is a big month. Just yesterday it started to FINALLY cool off. Our first rain of the season will be later today or tomorrow. And believe me when…

Biometrified

Originally posted on Behind the White Coat:
The tall, slim receptionist took my information and motioned for me to have a seat. “He’ll be with you in a moment,” she murmured sweetly.? I settled myself into a nearby chair and pulled out my smart phone. Time to catch up on some blog reading.? At one…

3rd Halloween-Poem Contest

Originally posted on Writer's Treasure Chest:
Picture courtesy of: http://preventioncdnndg.org/eco-quartier/eco-tips-for-halloween/ ? ********************************************************************** ? It is a great pleasure for me to announce the 3rd Halloween-Poem Contest on ‘Writer’s Treasure Chest’. ************************************************ ? Every author and poet are invited to participate and deliver a “Halloween-Poem” to my email address: aurorajean.alexander@aol.com, together with their picture. There are a…

Short Story: Hollow Heads

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Hollow Heads A Science Fiction Story ? Sure we all volunteered with a capitol V but we didn’t know we’d be stuck a billion miles from home with a bunch of assholes. Our plan was to stop at Planet 2387 before we made communication with our target planet. 2387 is…