When one goes exploring the universe with one’s best friend and they happen upon its edge.

And Starr and Oliver stood together at the very edge of the entire universe hand in hand. Looking down, there was so much to see. So much loneliness, so much joy, so much loss, and so much strength. There was so much color where there was emptiness and so much emptiness in the places teeming … Continue reading When one goes exploring the universe with one’s best friend and they happen upon its edge.

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Starr with two R’s: intro to Bonnie Bones

background brief: Having suffered a terrible defeat, the Intergalactic Force are looking for a more domestic approach to hunting down the mysterious owner to the pseudonym: John Doe. They employ Kormano, a human who's never been to earth, to deliver the case to Bonnie Bones, a down on her luck detective who is willing to … Continue reading Starr with two R’s: intro to Bonnie Bones

Character Vignette: Pip (just Pip)

Practice for the character Pip At Age Eleven Subject matter: Reprieve 1.to delay the impending punishment or sentence of (a condemned person). 2.to relieve temporarily from any evil. Level one: Abstract Pip never considered himself an ordinary child, what with not having any parents at all and being raised by two men and a small girl. … Continue reading Character Vignette: Pip (just Pip)

Holy Spit

Sometimes I imagine rain as a great big accident on God's part. Particularly when it rains when the sun is out like God had turned on the big ball of gas for the day and hadn't gotten the memo that a visitor was scheduled. On those days, it seemed that God was just drinking from a tall … Continue reading Holy Spit