SCAVENGER #4

As Nate drew nearer to this particular way-station he began to search for the road in earnest. The plains were doing their very best to reclaim them, covering them with dust and shale and the high winds and heavy rains were helping.  He kicked at the earth, exposing a tiny patch of tarmac. Martha hadContinue reading “SCAVENGER #4”

SCAVENGER #2

Head down, Nate scanned the ground in front of his feet as he walked.  He was moving quickly, kicking at the shale and loose rocks.  It was highly possible that he was leaving scrap in his wake but he didn’t care.  He wanted to cross a road or a creek and get this particular plainContinue reading “SCAVENGER #2”

CHAMELEON

Illustration by Christine Renney ‘As I went walking I saw a sign there And on the sign it said ‘No Trespassing’ But on the other side it didn’t say nothing That side was made for you and me’ ‘This Land Is Your Land’ by Woody Guthrie Edward had always sort of melded, was at hisContinue reading “CHAMELEON”