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Old Man with a Pen: Blog

Karen and a reader

October 13, 2017
Posted at 4:11 am

He was right. I have Karen on a pedestal. He suggested that a rescue might be just the ticket. Small boat...won't start...tow home...that kind of thing. It was the pedestal thing that got me. I'm chipping away at it.


October 12, 2017
Posted at 8:53 am

I know what it means..a state of perplexity or uncertainty over what to do in a difficult situation.

I was in one...uncomfortable place, a quandary. Taken me several days to work my way out of it. I'm unhappy with chapter 39 but it's there and what you see is what you get.


September 27, 2017
Posted at 5:46 pm

I just read Lena by Oyster 50. Stories end when the author says The End. We readers might not like it...and Oyster, old bean, I don't...but the end is the end...and so say all of us. Whose round it it?

chapter 27

September 27, 2017
Posted at 4:17 pm

This writing shit is harder than it looks.

Roadtrip 26

September 27, 2017
Posted at 9:27 am

I want you all to know...this is NOT what I intended to characters took the keyboard right off my desk and wrote this tripe. The awful part is that I cannot remember exactly WHAT I was planning to write. It was in my head...and those idiots ran away with it. I am heartily sorry. OMWAP