Human Relations

Guest Post by Carol Teltschick McAllister rummaged through his desk looking for a roll of Tums. He had just finished a drive-through lunch and his stomach was a roiling mess of burgers churning in a sea of Diet Coke. As he bent his head to search a drawer, Bertha the tech writer flitted past and […]

The Circle, Part Four

Part One Part Two Part Three Before Gram could force her mind on to a more pleasant memory than the Wickwester Disaster which, after all,  happened 71 years ago,  she heard voices outside her door.  “So, Dr. Johnson, what’s your expert diagnosis?” “You don’t have to be sarcastic. All I’m saying is I don’t think […]

Bonita and Juicy

They were staying at a hotel in downtown Puerto Vallarta because he knew the town, a fact he’d attempted to prove the night before at the restaurant while Hole did his usual negotiations with the Mariachi band to play “Granada” which, because it is apparently not on any Mariachi’s band’s list of required songs to play, required […]