©2017 C. Henry Martens There is nothing in the world that ticks me off more than putting significant effort into competition… and seeing EVERYONE get an award. How did this ugly and demeaning phenomenon get to be acceptable? Let’s be… Read moreUndeserved Award
©2017 C. Henry Martens Regardless of one’s political leanings, we all have our pet peeves about how the “system” works, don’t we? If you could wave your magic wand and add a few laws to the books, wouldn’t you? Here… Read moreFantasy Laws
©2017 C. Henry Martens I spend a lot of time and energy begging people to be indecisive. That may sound strange, but in our rushed society I find it far too easy to rush to conclusions. People get… Read moreSmart People are Indecisive
©2017 C. Henry Martens As a group of recruits, this one had not seemed exceptional, but the test was reaching the third hour. Someone had always bailed by now, so the money in the office pool was getting bigger odds… Read moreShort Story: Testing 1..2..3..
©2016 Kari Carlisle There’s no shortage of advice out there – good and bad. And there’s no shortage of people willing to give it, including myself. I love to give advice because I’ve learned much of value in my life… Read moreThe Best Advice I Ever Got
©2016 C. Henry Martens The soft light of morning gave way to the day, sure to be warm, bright, and pleasant. Small puffs of dust exploded from under Ooley’s feet as he trod the familiar path to The Great Rock…. Read moreShort Story: Twixt Tween and Twilight
©2016 Kari Carlisle I’ve just been given a say in the potential incarceration of a convicted criminal. The opportunity gives me pause. It’s a powerful position to be in, not to be taken lightly. On one hand, I can recommend… Read moreCSI Apocalypse