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Supernova Part 3

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When we last left the story,  the Valiant Explorer has gone off course.  The computer woke Jim from a deep cryonic sleep to inform him that the nearest star is about to go supernova and that there isn’t time to outrun it.  The  captain and next in command are dead in their pods.  Jim finds himself in charge and has to decide if it is his moral and ethical duty to wake the rest of the crew and tell them of their impending deaths, or if he should let them sleep – and die blissfully, peacefully unaware. 

Jim knew this was a decision he couldn’t make alone.  Read the rest of this entry

Grandma’s Farm in Mayday, Ga

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As published in “The Valdosta Magazine”  in the Summer 2010 issue. 

Do you remember Grandma’s farm?  My Grandma’s farm was in Echols County, Georgia in an area known as Mayday, and it was a wonder.  Watching a black-widow in the burn barrel out in the back field.  Picking up snake skins out of the tall golden grass, counting the rattles and then checking all over because he might still be around.  Memories of the farm. Read the rest of this entry