Fire and Ice

Imagined conversations, daily. Stories on Sunday. “I don’t get Fire and Ice,” he said. We were riding in my car on the way to school.  My son, Ajax, was starting sixth grade and did not have a lot of time to … Continue reading

At the DMV

Imagined conversations, daily. Stories on Sunday. See the full collection.  The large man across the counter took my form without looking at me. He was sitting in a small chair with rollers and he had it scooched to the side for … Continue reading

Captain Jimmy’s Wake

Imagined conversations, daily. Stories on Sunday.   The longest trip a son can take is the one he makes to bring his father’s body home. The call came at 4 in the morning the day before St Patrick’s Day. I knew what … Continue reading