In Life – Part 3 – Sci-Fi Fantasy

This is a work of fiction. The truck’s engine won’t start, so I’m going to be stuck here for a while. I see a woman talking on a cell phone and wish I had one. While she can call wherever she’s going and explain she’s stuck in traffic, I have to sit here and waitContinue reading “In Life – Part 3 – Sci-Fi Fantasy”

Time Gone By – Part 14 – Science Fiction

This is a work of fiction. I was not looking forward to the conversaton I was going to have with Sammy when it was his turn to help me. It wouldn’t be until dinner, so I would just have to get through the day. We’d just eaten breakfast when my phone rang. I looked atContinue reading “Time Gone By – Part 14 – Science Fiction”

In Life – Part 2 – Sci-Fi Fantasy

This is a work of fiction. I make myself a fancy lunch because I don’t know what else to do, and I’ve just gone into the bathroom when the phone rings. I hurry and make it to the phone by about the twelfth ring. “Alexis!” It’s Amanda, my best friend in the whole wide world.Continue reading “In Life – Part 2 – Sci-Fi Fantasy”

Time Gone By – Part 13 – Science Fiction

This is a work of fiction. The next few days passed by quickly. We all had a lot of fun together, except for Sammy. When we were at camp, he stayed in the boys’ tent. When we went out, he stayed in the van if at all possible. He did dishes when it was hisContinue reading “Time Gone By – Part 13 – Science Fiction”

In Life – Part 1 – Sci-Fi Fantasy

This is a work of fiction. “I’m not feeling well,” Aunt Bev says. We’re sitting at the kitchen table, and I’m eating toast, but she hasn’t touched hers. “Are you going to call in sick?” I ask. She works at a salon doing people’s nails. Me? I can’t stand the feeling of stuff on myContinue reading “In Life – Part 1 – Sci-Fi Fantasy”

Time Gone By – Part 12 – Science Fiction

This is a work of fiction. As soon as we arrived, Sienna wasted no time in asking her question. Lydia watched in something like awe as Sienna walked right up to the young (in his thirties) man at the gate. “Hi. I’m Sienna. Are you hurting the environment chopping down all these trees for firewood?”Continue reading “Time Gone By – Part 12 – Science Fiction”

Time Gone By – Part 11 – Science Fiction

This is a work of fiction. By the time the others returned, it was time for Andy to take Steven and Dan back to their cabin for one last night. The rest of us walked over to Emily and Andy’s camp site and the older kids and I helped to put up Emily’s tent. OnceContinue reading “Time Gone By – Part 11 – Science Fiction”