father's day poem, poetry

Fathers Day Poem – I AM A MAN

I am a man I am a father I am a man And as a man I am strong I am powerful I am knowing of my own manliness When I rise each day I am sure of whom I am I know what I can become I know my strength I understand my understanding…

short story writer

The Man That Couldn’t Love

The Man That Couldn’t Love – Short Story AFS There’s a man that is old. The man is lonely. He is the man that couldn’t love. He had children and never loved them. He had a wife and never loved her. He had a father that he never loved. He loved his mother but his…

writers shed

My dads book …?

The photo above: this is the shed I wrote my first book in the hills of Bonny Doon, California. My dad keeps saying he wants to write a book. He told me he wants his history on paper so all of his family can know about his life and their connected history. For example, he wanted to…

i want to change my life

Deliberate Recreation – Altrincham Town

Altrincham – From Dead To Deliberate Recreation In 1984 I started working in a hairdressing salon called Cliche in a town named Altrincham. I hated it. The owner named Dean was from Paris and he was nuts. Not only did he walk with a limp, have a large bolt that was always visible through tight…