A continuing story

  • Pam Postema’s Final Press Conference

    By Roberta Umor 1 September 2029: Yuma, AZ — Within an hour of learning she had been summarily released by the Yuma Bulldozers, former Acting GM Pam Postema called a press...

  • SHOWDOWN AT THE YUMA CORRAL

    Upon learning of David Goode’s dismissal and Billy Hawk’s promotion, Acting GM for the Yuma Bulldozers, Pam Postema, made a phone call to the spokesperson for the Yuma Consortium of Owners,...

  • Bells, Part III

    Bells, Part III “I go and it is done. The bell invites me.” –William Shakespeare, Macbeth   They arrived at the entrance to Tania’s apartment—near the water—about half a mile from...

  • Bells, Part II

    Bells, Part II   “I go and it is done. The bell invites me.” –William Shakespeare, Macbeth “The Japanese are taking over,” James McCoy explained as the three arrived beneath the...

  • Bells, Part I

    Bells, Part I “I go and it is done. The bell invites me.” –William Shakespeare, Macbeth June 16th, 2029 Duluth International Airport, Concourse B He stood in the musty concourse of...

  • What the Nurse Said

    Interview by Roberta Umor Well, since you asked, but I don’t usually talk about my patients, the Head Nurse frowns on it, but heh, she frowns on everything—and what a frown...

  • Tap-tap-tapping

    “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was—” “Just shut up!” The room was suddenly quiet. A moment passed. Then another. Someone stirred, a baby...

  • Agincourt

    OPENING DAY April 2nd, 2029 Bakersfield, CA “…and then, in dreaming, / The clouds methought would open and show riches / Ready to drop upon me, that when I waked /...

  • Closing Day: a rude ending

    It was neither the best of times, nor the worst of times, it certainly wasn’t an age of wisdom, nor was it an age of foolishness, it wasn’t an epoch of belief...

  • Closing Day, part 2

    The rookie left hander Yashi Suto snapped the first curveball just off the corner of the plate for ball one. Danny Burke held onto the pitch a little longer than usual,...

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