ice rivers

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I have 905 stories published in 24 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 356192 times and 205 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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My stories

Lincoln's Doctor's Dog

God created Lincoln with an assist from Adam. God created dogs with an assist from wolves. Man created best seller's lists with an assist from the...

Fright, Fear and Black Mirror

A couple of days ago I wrote in praise of Black Mirror and perhaps inadvertently discouraged a friend or two from watching it for fear of being...

Ugg's Underdog Howl

Unlike assaults of the past, Ugg felt this one in his heart. With his heart in command, Ugg gained control of his facial muscles for the very first...

Roadkill, Rabies and Ugg

Amazingly enough, Ugg did great at school. His teachers called him "Don" and they apparently mistook his lack of style as a sign of intelligence. I...

Howling Hearts Stand Still

The appeal of the underdog is a howl from the heart. Each time we pull for the underdog, we experience the eternal struggle between heart and mind;...