Caught – Friday Fictioneers

It's a summer rerun. I loved this prompt back in October 2012 when I wrote this story, and I still love it today. My story...I'm not so sure about. I thought about rewriting the ending, maybe something with more punch, more drama. But after recent events, I had a change of heart. Maybe it's okay … Continue reading Caught – Friday Fictioneers

Carrie Rubin’s Novel EATING BULL and My Personal Food Connection

I know I've read a great book when I'm still thinking about it months after I've turned the final pages. Carrie Rubin's Eating Bull is one of those books. It is a tightly crafted thriller, told from the point of view of three characters: Jeremy, an overweight, bullied teen whose favorite friend is food; Sue, the … Continue reading Carrie Rubin’s Novel EATING BULL and My Personal Food Connection

Before Social Media – Friday Fictioneers

I finally got my act together and put together a story for Friday Fictioneers. I love this prompt, courtesy of Rochelle Wisoff-Fields, who also the lovely hostess of Friday Fictioneers. It also happens to be Rochelle's birthday. Happy Birthday, Rochelle! I hope you're enjoying yourself and relaxing. Rochelle's book Please Say Kaddish For Me was … Continue reading Before Social Media – Friday Fictioneers

Boy on a Train – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers is a weekly Link-up. Writers from around the globe attempt to write a 100-word story based on a photo prompt. Today's photo was supplied by Kent Bonham. A big thank you goes out to our lovely hostess, Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. I think this is a picture of a train station. I could be wrong, … Continue reading Boy on a Train – Friday Fictioneers