I found a Road to Nowhere. You can too.

There’s a place you can go, wherever you live. Doesn’t matter the city, state, country, continent. You can find it, if you try hard enough. For me, it was only about 45 minutes from my house.  “Place” may not be the right word, actually. You have to be looking for it. If you aren’t consciously …

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Spaulding Clinical is doing bad things to people, and I have the reports to prove it.

Establishing secure connection … … Secure connection established Establishing integrated monitoring software … … Monitoring session initiated Incoming report Downloading … … Report ready. Click to open. Report expires in 15:00. Any attempt to duplicate, distribute, or otherwise make record of will be noted and referred to superiors. Spaulding Clinical Research Beyond Results —– Clinical …

When your parents tell you something, you should listen

My upbringing was about as traditional as an upbringing gets. My parents were married, I had a younger sister, we lived in a nice suburban neighborhood, I had friends at school, all the trappings of a normal, healthy childhood.  But there was one thing. One rule. One rule that was reiterated daily to my sister …

I’ve been digging graves for 11 years, and until now I’ve never found a body already under the ground

I’ve owned Pinelawn Cemetery, the cemetery that serves the small town in which we reside, for going on 11 years now. Our land is a good size, but due to the size of the town from which our cemetery draws its…inhabitants…it’s only about half full despite having been around nearly a century. About a month …

19 years ago, my best friend disappeared from a place I’ve never returned to. Something wants me to go back.

Every neighborhood has that neighbor, that one house to which stories are attached, stories that have been passed from friend to friend, from older siblings to younger. Stories told in tents under flashlights, around bonfires. The house itself is nondescript, but more often than not, children walking about the neighborhood will cross the street so …

notHing strange is happEning. all is weLl, i Promise

I’m not even sure this post will go through, but I have to try. Even iF it’s up for only a sIngle second, surely one oF the 13 million plus people here will see. Please see. Please. It doesn’T allow anyonE to take picturEs of it. Not only do cameras Not work up close (pictures …

I Just Got Married! Wanna know my secret to finding your perfect partner?

You guys, anyone who’s reading this, I just married the love of my life! I AM SO HAPPY! Let me tell you about her! Her name is Kimberly Botic (née Taylor), and she is just…perfection. Pure perfection. She has the most beautiful eyes, a sparking set of light browns that could light up a room. …

I Think Someone Just Came Into My House [2016]

Author’s note: This was just shared to a Facebook page, and I couldn’t for the life of me find it on any pages on which I’ve shared stories before! I had to dig through the archives of all my work, the hundreds upon hundreds of Google Docs I have in order to find it. If I’m …

A letter to my daughter, a warning to you

Our beautiful Kathryn, My life was just about perfect, as close to it as it could be without actually being so. I was young, with a promising career ahead of me, the love of my life by my side, the whole world at my fingertips. I was 23 years old, not a care in the …