Category: Stories

Time magazine ran an article about “The Girlfriend Experience” quite some time ago. The concept is both intriguing and under explored in general popular works although there has been a new television series based on something similar. Basically a woman with a good career and a well off family decides to experiment with prostitution. Not street walking but hired girlfriend for events and weekends. This subject matter has been popping up in bit roles for over 30 years. As a writer you need to consider exploring it in some of your work. Ordinarily it is relegated to a bit part as it was in the first season of “The West Wing.” Movies which choose to explore it as the main subject matter tend to get scorned. It is a dark…

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Most of today’s youth cannot comprehend a world before the touch tone phone where a basic adding machine cost north of $400. Heck, most of today’s youth don’t even know what a touch tone phone is. Well, this story takes place during that time you cannot imagine. Such is the time when this story takes place. While I was a child I was old enough to understand the story I heard. I do not remember the name of the actual farmer, but he didn’t live far. Back then farmers didn’t travel very far. A once a year trip to some place else visiting distant relatives maybe but traveling far and wide communicating with many others simply wasn’t done. It wasn’t that we had anything against it. Quite simply everybody had…

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