The Nice Thing About Strangers

Creative Non-Fiction Short Stories. :) Travel, Oldsters, Love, and Compassion.


Emir, one of the men working at security, introduces himself. Polite, friendly, grinning and testing his English. Austrian airport security seems a long way from home. He asks about my … Continue reading

June 26, 2013 · 8 Comments

Safe and Sorry

An elderly woman in a headscarf lined up the start of YMCA, arms outstretched, but there was no one else to finish the chorus. ┬áPreparing for the 2 am flight … Continue reading

February 27, 2012 · 1 Comment

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