Tagged: family

99. Content

“We need content for our Website, Dad,” Josh said. “We need to become sticky.” “We’re a stump removal business,” Adam said. “What kind of ‘content’ could we possibly generate, and what the hell does...

More

94. Wish

Wishes were only a penny, judging by the content of the fountain. Seemed like a fair enough price. He was torn about what he should wish for, though. Should he wish that everyone, somehow,...

More

89. Radio

Josh looked at the gear he had just uncovered in the basement and was just confused. “Grandpa, what exactly is all this?” he asked. “It’s my Ham radio set up,” he said. “I used...

More

84. Kindness

It was a kindness, what I did. They hate me for it, these townspeople, but I stand by what I’ve done. Before, faced with my “crime,” I’d have agreed with those wanting to hang...

More

72. Window

He looked up at the stained glass window and felt like a damned hypocrite. He had never been a man of faith. Hadn’t been raised in a church, and really hadn’t given the matter...

More

69. Five Minutes

Five minutes doesn’t sound like a lot of time. A lot can happen in five minutes, though. You can listen to a song, read a story about last night’s game or make a surprisingly...

More

67. Courthouse

“C’mon, Jon,” his father said. “The sooner we get there, the sooner this’ll be over.” Jon knew his dad meant well, but he also knew that it wasn’t true. Their schedule — their lives...

More