Arch Patton, It Was 1993, Chapter 4
May21

Arch Patton, It Was 1993, Chapter 4

Arch slept deeply for the first time since the classified file had appeared out of nowhere to give him his life back but also to offer him death once again, in a life controlled by unaccountable serendipity. He awoke next to the woman who lay just like he’d left her many hours before, with Harpo the Dingo lying across her feet…..

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Arch Patton, Down in the Valley, Chapter 2
Apr14

Arch Patton, Down in the Valley, Chapter 2

Arch Patton DOWN IN THE VALLEY Short Story, Chapter 2 By J. Strauss     Kaneohe Marine Base on the Windward Side of Oahu is among the best kept and most squared-away of all Marine bases.  Nothing is out of place.  Absolutely nothing out of place.  Lawns are mowed with white rocks precisely set around their borders.  Everything is so freshly painted that the Hawaiian trade winds are filled with the aroma.  There is not one pothole on...

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Audio Version, The Fish Does Not Have to be Real.
Apr04

Audio Version, The Fish Does Not Have to be Real.

Audio Version, The Fish Does Not Have to Be Real Reality Check: John Whitworth sat at his desk, his head turning to peer through the glass double doors that also served as his only window to look out over a small portion of Puget Sound. Mount Rainier was visible far in the distance with the sun beginning to arc over its crest.  It was close to noon on Bainbridge Island. Whitworth had not failed in life.  He’d retired from the U.S....

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