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Revelations and Reveals

It was beginning to feel like they were really a team, with Erik bringing his own ideas and talent to the equation. Vincent trusted and seemed to really appreciate him, … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Decisions, Books, Neighbors & Horoscopes

“I’m not sure if I ever see myself having kids,” I said. I was sitting on a couch and my leg was crossed over the other under my pale yellow … Continue reading

June 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Caprese, Footballs, Guilt & Telephone Calls

When I woke up at Joel’s apartment, there was only a table lamp throwing a puddle of low golden light near the sofa I was on. I knew instantly where … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bees, Terrorists and Ballet

After work I detoured to a hardware store and bought the type of spray they never sell at health food stores. Two cans, tall, and heavy, like restaurant pepper mills. … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

High-Fives, One-Night Stands & L’eggs Panty Hose

~Excerpt from The Level and The Square, a novel-in-progress by Ruth Roberts: She looked for his large ‘fro, like a dark thundercloud over his head, taller by half a foot … Continue reading

April 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mumps, Challah, Slavery & Modesty Skirts

            My brother and I were dressed up as cowboys, as in the song The Streets of Laredo. We had matching red bandanas that covered our … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chinese New Year Excerpts

This week’s Revisionistas’ excerpts for your entertainment: After switching license plates, Dalores settled in behind the steering wheel sitting on Volumes Three, Twelve, Seventeen and Twenty of the Book of … Continue reading

January 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

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