This is also an introductory story, relating more info about the Village of Beaver Ridge.
A pair of shoes sets in motion events that fan the embers of an old controversy as change forces itself into the valley.
This introduces the Village of Beaver Ridge and Staley’s Store.
This originally was to be a series of short stories that revolved around a place called “Staley’s Store”. Every story was to be independent, linked only by the fact that each story had at least one scene at Staley’s Store. Somewhere along the way, a plot developed. While you can …
What’s it like to face Jesus after you have denied Him? Based on John 21, this is the story of Simon Peter’s reconciliation with Jesus. While it is my fictional account, I have tried to make sure what I relate here is faithful to Scripture.
This is a parable about talking animals and self-reliance. It is a sad tale, but it needs to be told. Neither the original Chicken Little nor the original Henny Penny had happy endings. Not all parables have happy endings. But we can learn from them. Plus, it’s not actually true, it’s just a story, a parable.
A red car. A teenager. An old man.
Not a formula for a pleasant Sunday drive in the country…
This “poem” might be best read out loud with a sense of urgency.
(Parkour is a sport that uses the urban environment as an obstacle course.)
We know this story–or we think we do. C. S. Lewis did a great job with “Perelandra”…but I wanted to look at the story from Adam’s viewpoint. I was surprised when I reread the story that God did not tell Eve to avoid the tree, He only told Adam. And, of course, the talking animals are my fantasy…but the Bible does tell us that the ‘snake’ did talk. I began writing this before 2010 and finished it in 2017. It should have nothing theological that is not orthodox. However, you should read it for entertainment. It is not scripture. As I say elsewhere, read it as historical fiction.
This story is adapted from an old legend. Many years ago I read that St. John was tortured by being boiled in oil, but that he survived.