The Documents of Hector Maze: 1.1

Posted in The Documents of Hector Maze on November 1st, 2005 by bill

The call had come at six in the morning. I am not awake then, of course, even on a particularly good morning. And I was not having a particularly good morning.

I woke up around 9:45, rolled over, and went back to sleep. I dreamt of water, specifically of the time I ran full-tilt into an oncoming wave and got hit harder than I thought possible, spilled end over end into the ice-cold surf to come up spitting salt and gasping for air, shocked to still be alive. And on that appropriate note I finally opened my eyes and looked around.
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The Plan

Posted in Whatever Else on November 1st, 2005 by bill

This November, like several Novembers in recent years, is National Novel Writing Month. With that in mind, I have decided to dust off my long-dormant Great Work of Fiction, post the first few chapters here, and see if I can’t get some momentum going. Your comments will of course be much appreciated.