July 28, 2021
The Gamble
The following story is real and true, although for the reasons of privacy I changed all the names, locations, and all the facts.  Other than that, this is precisely what took place – Frank wanted to cry, but instead he glanced at the dealer and softly chuckled.  It had to […]
March 31, 2021
When Words Fail
A symbol of sadness or an expression of happiness?  A display of vulnerability or a sign of relief?  They say that tears are simply words that the heart can’t express… No one will say for certain if the following story is true, but here it goes: it was a premiere […]
November 24, 2020
Till The Last Breath
I looked across the table and could barely contain my excitement.  I had to play it cool and appear indifferent – such was the proper etiquette.  What I really wanted to do was jump up and scream at the top of my lungs; I wanted to high-five everyone in the room, […]