Tag Archives: Colorado

Landscapes

We were maybe twenty miles west of Billings, Montana, when we topped a hill and the land fell out before us, plains running in a soup bowl to the next plateau, the purple-blue sky a canopy fastened to the horizons at 360 degrees. Elisa drew in a breath and said, “I never get used to […]

Inside ‘Quantum Physics,’ Part 7

We continue today with the story behind the story on the seventh piece of short fiction from my upcoming collection,¬†Quantum Physics and the Art of Departure. To read previous installments, go here. STAR OF THE NORTH Backstory: This story, about a prison inmate waiting out a life sentence for a murder he’s never denied, was […]