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Horror Story Part 21: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

Another double-sized chapter for you, dear readers, of A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy) . . . It’s Thanksgiving central in the town and the gift left on the Belloon’s porch is...

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Horror Story Part 20: A Play Demonic

The 20th chapter of A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy) is here, a marker of sorts when writing. How many future chapters are there? The story is far from finished, and I’m...

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Horror Story Part 19: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

This brilliant week, the first of the Fall season, began with some incredible energy and events. But I hold secrets dear, and will only be revealing them within the tale as they progress....

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Zippy Puppy: About 5 months!

I can’t believe Zippy is 8 & 1/2 now. Just yesterday he was following Myrtle and Lucille around our farm property. Zippy was such a slinky-bodied puppy with huge paws and needle-like teeth....

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Horror Story Part 18: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

This past week was one of the best weeks here in the San Juan Islands, crisp sunny days strung together. Today is Kipling’s 3rd birthday, and I can’t believe she’s not a puppy...

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Horror Story Part 17: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

Delayed once more by time, injury (my left knee has been out all summer), and a slow-moving Labor Day, this week’s chapter shares a forgotten moment in Roger Compish’s life . . ....

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Haiku 2 Meet You: 1st Poetry Cheese

I confess loudly: Chili Cheese Fries are my favorite food in the entire culinary world. And Red Hot Lover’s in Ann Arbor, Michigan still makes the best version. I know they’re bad bad...

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Horror Story Part 16: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy

Another week passes, and another chapter materializes, highlighting more about Frederick Waltzcrop in his secretive enclosure, his death chamber, but not enough to know exactly what he has brewing. I hope you follow...

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Horror Story Part 15: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

It’s been a longer time between chapters of A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy) since the last part was double-sized at almost 2,000 words. Soon, next week, the story will pass 20,000...

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Horror Story Part 14: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

It’s a busy week here on Fidalgo Island, both in real life and for the players gathered together in A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy). A ton of huge milestones have happened...

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