ice rivers

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I have 507 stories published in 21 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 135672 times and 90 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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My stories

Ping, Percy and Jeff

Jeff Banner was just such a reader. Jeff read with attention to detail, comprehension, objective empathy and compassionate honesty. He found...

Ping and Percy in Florida.

Good for you if you surmised that Percy was an ostrich. Better for you if you guessed that Ping was an Italian ballplayer. Ping Bodie pretended that...

Percy and Ping

One hundred years ago, exactly more or less....... Percy had huge eyes and lashes. Percy had big feet and a long neck. Percy had a pea brain and even...

The Pursuit of Free Beer

The sign outside the dive read "Free Beer Tomorrow". I was near broke and of considerable thirst. I took a seat at the bar at noon. I asked the...

Effortless Observation of Youth

After returning from a very brief but enjoyable walk around my neighborhood, I took a seat on my porch. A kid from across and down the street emerged...