You are currently browsing the tag archive for the ‘Book’ tag.

We first noticed changes at the library where we thought books knew their place. Every morning the new librarian had to track down The Wanderers and return it to its shelf. Read the rest of this entry »

We can’t just weep on paper and call it Book of Tears. We can’t just stab the book and call it Rage, but certain stories are more physical fact than art. Read the rest of this entry »

Thin strips of card stock, a suicide king: bookmarks all. Metaphors for my placeholder finger, they separate the pages I have read from those I may never read. Read the rest of this entry »

The rabbi is on radio, telling the story every generation tells about itself. It was war, he says, and the papers didn’t reach our little town. Read the rest of this entry »

Blog Stats

  • 811,573 Visitors

VSN Logo

I’m On Twitter

EAT FEED

299-WORD NOVELS

Character, conflict, emotional impact. And sentences! Everything you want in a novel, without one extra syllable.

Behind the Pseudonym

The pen name David B Dale honors my parents Beatrice and Dale. David+B+Dale = davidbdale

255 More Novels!

Recent Tweets

  • Heraclitus was right: we can never foam the same milk twice. 2 weeks ago
  • Silver buckshot is better than a wooden stake when silver bullets are not available; figure out which is which and fire away. 2 weeks ago
  • @Inqkriordan Despite the "threat" of weather. :) 2 months ago
  • Every time I read the headline "Rapper gets 3 to 6 months in prison" I think, "That's a pretty light sentence for rap." 2 months ago
  • I promise and I mean it this time, I will start running again as soon as someone starts chasing me. 2 months ago
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 102 other followers