Tag Archive | Pacific Northwest fiction

My Big, Messy Election Year Novel: Devils in Dark Houses

There is not one among us in whom a devil does not dwell; at some time, on some point, that devil masters each of us… It is not having been in the Dark House, but having left it, that counts. ―Theodore Roosevelt 2015 to 2016… What a stretch. And with the November U.S. presidential election […]

The Honor of Armadillos

The armadillo had wandered into the middle of the road and stopped. It was either too stupid or too scared to move, even with the truck headed straight towards it. Gilman stared at the animal. Then he stared at the telephone pole twenty-five feet off the right side of the road from where the armadillo […]