February 26, 2017

    I wandered around Tallahassee for a few days scared out of my mind, looking for work, and hiding in plain sight at the same time. At night, I slept in the shadows at the rail yards. I kept moving while keeping my head on a swivel. Of course, I missed Ma and Pa terr...

February 13, 2017

    Minutes later, Viola and Jada came walking down the hallway giggling like a couple of schoolgirls. If there ever was an example of someone who's triumphed over tragedy, then Jada Sims is the poster child for it. With equal parts of beauty, intelligence, kindness an...

January 26, 2017

    Covering my tracks with pepper to throw off the dogs like Pa taught me, I headed for the rail yard. Knowing I'd pass our farm on the way, I was careful to stay in the woods and out of sight. The night's darkness barely provided cover, due to the full moon and all t...

January 2, 2017

    Frantic voices shook, prodded and lifted me from my bed onto a gurney. Barely conscious, dazed with my head throbbing and spinning, I heard someone say, "He has a pulse, hurry! Bring those pill bottles so we'll know what he ingested. From the looks of it, he washed...

December 27, 2016

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December 10, 2016

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