reflection of a 15 yr old boy having made his confession against the 6 th commandment
his sudden realization that life might be final.
the horror of seeing the sudden death of a docker in 1960
the empathy he has for the soul of the departed .
his growing cynicism about his own unforgiveness in ...
| Updated Aug 29, 2008
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This short story is a thought I had when I read the Greek myth about the boy who flew throught the sky. I imagined that the boy was actually a grown man with an expecting wife. Then I thought about the way she would feel when she hears the news about her husband flying. Hope you enjoy it.
| Updated Aug 24, 2008
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Tags: love, death, confusion
Like a grasshopper kept locked within my fingers I can feel it wriggling trying to set itself free, but I've got it captured, and I won't let go. I'm not sure where it was hiding all this time, or how I even came about stumbling onto it, but it is mine now. I am holding it tightly clasped withi...
This is an account of the things I experienced whilst living in an old brick house in the country; It's a tale of ghosts, as well as a bit of a biography. Not the best thing I've ever written, but I though I should tell it.