Car Trouble


The storm was coming. For a long, long time weathermen had been predicting it, though none were quite sure when it would come. The overcast skies, the warm breezes, the stillness of nature's chirping and screeching: all pointed to a violent tempest waiting to explode....

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Ps 32:5 Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity. I said, "I will confess my transgressions to the LORD"-- and you forgave the guilt of my sin.Derek, crouching slightly, waited behind the dumpster in the upscale parking lot, calmly looking at...

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The Song

Terrence had heard the song once before, as a child. He was quite young and didn't understand what it meant, at least not entirely. But he remembered it, and he would hear bits and pieces of it here and there and recall the time when he had heard it in boyhood. It was...

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Take It Away

It was the smell that bothered Wayne the most. The clutter and the oily stains on the carpets he could stand, but the fetid aroma that swirled through the house was at times unbearable. Air fresheners would allay the stench for a short time, but the presence of the...

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Stephan F. Poizzini