783: The Rock Star

Mitsy had one dream. She wanted to be a professional musician. She worked the clubs and the bars, and played any gig she could find. After a couple of years the gigs got easier to book, and paid more money. She landed a deal with a major record company which brought her millions. Mitsy had…

738: A Good Day at Lapidary Club

Every song has a story behind it, and some stories are better than others. -Dean Sider Dean Sider was a city boy, born and raised in South Detroit. Life was rough for many reasons, the least of which was that he lived so close to the train tracks that his bed shook whenever a train…

Bible Stories #12: Remember Who’s Boss

And if thou wilt make me an altar of stone, thou shalt not build it out of hewn stone: for if thou lift up thy tool upon it thou hast polluted out. Neither shalt thou go up by steps unto mine altar, that thy nakedness be not discovered thereon. Exodus 20:24-26 When the Israelites lived…

493: Waiting

“You will find them out back, gathering firewood.” I went out back. Nobody was there. I looked behind a tree. There was a root. I looked behind a boulder. There was a rock. I sat down on the rock, and waited. As I waited, the sun set. It was very beautiful. I spent a long…