Category: Reading and Writing

Saturdays with Stephen: King Names Greatest Horror Movies

On September 8th, 1979, Stephen King appeared on the weekly radio show “Probabilities,” hosted by Richard Wolinsky and Lawrence Davidson at KPFA-FM in Berkeley, California. He was asked…

Saturdays with Stephen King

For years, my mom was a member of a book club, a club that still exists, but not like it did when I was a kid. Back then,…

Exodus North: A Tale of the Zombie Apocalypse

Exodus North is a short story, original fiction, the final draft of a story I wrote with the working title “Spring Cleaning” about the zombie apocalypse. It’s an…

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Pollinate: Tips for Creativity and Inspiration

Belief is a marketing and design agency that I became aware of some years ago via this video: Pollinate. I have watched this video on at least ten…

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A Haunting: Conclusion

The events I’ve written about in this serial took place over the course of about two years, from summer of 2007 to spring of 2009. As I said…

A Haunting: The Investigation

My initial investigation of the strange happenings in my home was totally amateur, but I managed to come up with some evidence, including recordings of Electronic Voice Phenomena…

A Haunting: The First Evidence

I began an effort to attempt to capture whatever physical evidence I could in our home using just the tools I had on hand. I was a morning…

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A Haunting: Researching Our Home

In order to find out more about the history of our home, I went down to the Fargo title company and took possession of our abstract, a thick, three…

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A Haunting: Don’t Go in the Basement

Its one thing to see and hear a few things in your house, but it becomes quite another when it begins scaring members of your family, changing their…

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A Haunting: Bedtime Wanderings

We had been in our first home for only a few weeks, and we’d had some experiences with the unexplained. As we got more settled in, I began…

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A Haunting: Our First Home

In the course of my life, I’ve had a few run-ins I would characterize as supernatural or paranormal, but the experiences we would have when we bought our…