A Devastating Fire Took My Childhood Overnight (Memoir)

A Devastating Fire Took My Childhood Overnight (Memoir)

The fire that eradicated most of what I owned when I was 15 years old was emancipation from things. I became a Minimalist with one spark of a flame. But that October day still smells burnt in my memories. It was the day my childhood ended. Walking through the...
Fart Blossom – School Bus Rides of Arctic Dread (Memoir)

Fart Blossom – School Bus Rides of Arctic Dread (Memoir)

The end of the quarter-mile driveway from our farmhouse in the winter was the most desolate place on earth, and I stood there every weekday waiting for the school bus. A little boy in my blue snowmobile suit listening to the wind blow hard against the telephone wires....