Monthly Archives: October 2012

One could say I’m not the most patient person

     What possible reason could one have for putting on ones hazards, slamming on ones brakes and coming to a dead stop in the middle of a state highway?   Squirrel confused ( As squirrels usually are) in the middle of the highway?    No.   Baby ducklings crossing the state highway, in a nice neat line one …

When the sun rises on a dark forest

More spooky, Halloween inspired fiction on this windy October day.Thanks YeahWrite.com for inspiring me!     href=”http://yeahwrite.me/speakeasy/80-open”>All I wanted was to go for my morning run.    I never expected this autumn morning to be the day my life would change forever.        I woke up before dawn on a completely ordinary October morning.    It was dark.  It was cold and …

A Day at the Track

     Last week we took a little day trip to Santa Anita where we enjoyed dollar beers and I embarrassed myself.    Just a typical day.   First we took pictures of all the horse racing celebrities we saw.      Here is the great jockey (Now retired)  Eddie Delahousyee, next to trainer Patrick Gallager and John Henry’s Balls…     …