Monthly Archives: May 2012

Title Fight


June 1947 “How does that feel, Jimmy?” asked Jimmy’s trainer, Carlos, after finishing taping his hands. “Good,” said Jimmy, stretching out his fingers and then making fists. “Yes, good.” “Ready to lace up?” “Yes – yes, I think so,” he … Continue reading

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Rhiannon Chronicles 2012 – Victoria Day Weekend – Toronto


18 May 2012 – 10:15 PM – bickering with Rhiannon on Eglinton Avenue after picking her up at Union Station Me: What do you know, you know-nothing know-it-all?! Rhiannon [retorting]: What do YOU know?! You’re girlfriendless. Me: “Girlfriendless”?! What the … Continue reading

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Raging Storm


The cold rain lashed the sky The creaking windows shook The deafening thunder roared The night-cracking lightning snaked like veins The twisting winds swirled The doors slammed shut on rusting hinges The greasy blinds came down with a thud The … Continue reading

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The Trade


As the doors to his personal elevator silently slid closed behind him, God turned and pushed the one and only call button. It was made of thick brass and deeply embossed, in flaming red font, with the letter ‘H’. The … Continue reading

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