Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Night Caught Fire: Chapter 4

Chapter 4 I awoke (if you’ll allow me) on the floor.  Same home, same room, same sameness as before.  And within moments of my eyelids pealing open to welcome the light of day, I heard the all too familiar whistle … Continue reading

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The Night Caught Fire: Chapter 3

Chapter 3 “My, how you step!” I head a voice near me cry out.  “It’s enough to call a rhinoceros!” “Excuse me,” I said to the nothing all around me….  But wait.  It was not nothing.  And as my eyes … Continue reading

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The Night Caught Fire: Chapter 2

Chapter 2 The sun’s first light broke with a yawn and stretch, and I found myself sitting on the edge of my bed… and leaning on my knees.  The sleep had already been chased from my eyes, and the bits … Continue reading

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The Night Caught Fire: Chapter 1

Chapter 1 The night caught fire. It burned with an engulfing brilliance.  The reds and yellows licked the sides of the building – lavishing on its exterior heat and sweat and flame.  And as sparks flew upward toward the midnight … Continue reading

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