Category Archives: Other projects

Depth Life #16: The Bear on the Beach

The Bear stood onto hind legs and walked towards us as a woman in suede clothing and a bearskin cloak. Her bare feet stepped lightly in the sand as she moved towards us. “You must find your powers and save … Continue reading

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Depth Life #9 Black Friday (cont.)

I needed a drink of water.  This story was getting to me.  It seemed more like a history of this area than fairy tales.  What did Carol Mees, the former owner of our house, know about these stories that made her … Continue reading

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Depth Life #6 Den Duties (cont.)

“I don’t think so.  This is a mistake.” “You use the room you accept the role.” Kal put his hands up, “We didn’t see any contracts or warnings.” “Ahhh, no.  Just me.  Now the Company needs you to retrieve Red.” … Continue reading

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Depth Life #5 Den Duties

The basement floor door knob didn’t appear for weeks.  Cold virus went through the family and soon the days were lighter with Spring.  Outdoors beckoned us to come and play.  For me that meant gardening.  While I was in bed … Continue reading

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Depth Life #4

The woman began to shake.  I took her towards the stairs and up through the laundry room floor.  Leaving her there would be cruel but I couldn’t sacrifice my family’s safety.  Putting my arms on her shoulders I guided her to … Continue reading

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Depth Life #3

Only our breathing could be heard as we both strained to hear for footsteps above us.  The cold seeping through my shoulders drawing close to the bone.  The strange woman sat on the stone steps tangled blonde hair draping her … Continue reading

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Depth Life #2

No one had ever knocked on the door.  In fact in all the months we had been enjoying our own private oasis neither Kal or I had seen another person here or in his study. We didn’t question this joint fantasy, … Continue reading

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