Words Have Power, They Are Magic Pt 3

I wasn’t a particularly good soldier. Nor was I a bad soldier. I enjoyed boot camp where I earned the nickname Numb Nuts. That was on account of a drill sergeant yelling at me for the umpteenth time. I had always been an honest sort and when sergeant asked me something like “do you understand me Private?” I would answer…

Words Have Power, They Are Magic Pt 1

(Author’s note: I wrote this story last year. It seems that I have at least one fan of the story that asked me to re-post as well as add to and rework the finish, I agreed so we start with the beginning which is, according to Julie Andrews in the Sound of Music, is a very good place to start. I…

Longest Night Of The Week Part 1

  It was the longest night of the week. Wednesday that is. Wednesday was the longest night of the week she decided. Monday was the longest day, with it’s inherent problems at work exhausting her so she fell instantly asleep when she lay down for the night.Tuesday was book club after work so, again, she fell asleep quickly at the…