Monthly Archives: October 2011

A Real Short Story: All Hallows Eve Style!!!


Bad Medicine Down Mexico Way “Where… are…. my meds??!!!” said the old female babyboomer as she walked toward the pharmacy located at Destiny Boulevard and Progress Street. Somehow, the daily cocktail of Prosaic, Thorazine, and Percocet had not quite kicked … Continue reading

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Elven Magic: My Early Lessons in Writing Truth


Chapter 4 of Back to My Future: The Life and Times at Purdue University (left: Terry Brooks, Alessio Sbarbaro) This is a excerpt from a working draft of: You Got a Life…But Do You Have a Plan? The golden path … Continue reading

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The Power of Tests: What We Don’t Learn Won’t Hurt Us


Chapter 2 of Back to My Future: The Life and Times at Purdue UniversitySitting today in the milieu of a studious crowd of students, pressing eagerly ahead on Anatomy, Pharmacy, or Physics test preparations, one realizes that for all those … Continue reading

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