Tag Archives: writer

Edwina, Pretty Edwina

A dark and creepy tale inspired by a rather unusual photo. Edwina, pretty Edwina sits in the window. See her shoes, those shiny shoes, the finely tanned leather, and the smart buckles? A fine custom shoe the cobbler sells, yes … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments

Beware Supervillains, My Nose Will Defeat You

By day, she is the mild mannered Madame Paradox, aspiring author. But at night, oh at night Ladies and Gentleman, a beast is unleashed. One with powers heretofore unheard of on this planet. For you see, deep in the superhero … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Mr. Whatshisname And The Old Biddies

Trying something new this week. Used the silly photo below as inspiration to create a short story. Hope you enjoy it. Lottie and Clara didn’t like the looks of the new neighbor. He must have moved in late one night … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments

I Don’t Eat Spotted Dick, But I Could Try

Lately I’ve noticed online I’m enjoying the company of many people from the UK. Although it’s probably because they happen to be lovely and entertaining, there’s something more, something until recently I couldn’t quite put my finger on. It has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments

Evolution, It’s Not Just For Dogs With Gas

Some of you may recall I mentioned our family dog Pepper and his digestive issues in an earlier post. Poor Pepper. As a puppy he was sick all the time until the vet determined he was born without the ability … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 27 Comments

In Case This Writing Thing Doesn’t Pan Out – Xmas Edition

I’m considering a few career alternatives. Which one do you prefer?

Posted in Alternative Careers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

What The Hell Do I Know About Santa’s Memoirs?

I know, you’re confused. But Heidi you say, why does a nice Jewish girl from the suburbs think she can talk about the Kringle Extraordinaire? Point taken. But I figure if I simply apply my enthusiasm for chocolate and lingerie, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

An Off-Kilter Lens

Those of you who read My Safari Through The Asphalt Jungle might have noticed a particularly intriguing detail.  A sentence of graffiti I discovered spray painted on a wall that read, “A lifetime of distorted judgements -Elbow Joe”.  Of course … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

My Safari Through The Asphalt Jungle

No matter the love hate relationship I may have with Manhattan it is, and shall always be, an exquisite place to be a writer.  A place that cries out to be observed and catalogued for future explorations into the funny, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

A Few Love Letters To The Stupid Box

Dear Ghost Hunters: Even though I’ve spent years in advertising and am well versed in the art of video manipulation, I am completely on board.  Just because there are never two cameras to corroborate moving objects doesn’t mean people should … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments