Category Archives: The Red and the Gray

Red And The Gray – Episode 2

Room 283E My head hurt and I had to pee. That was the first  thing I felt when I woke up. I opened my eyes to slits, not sure where I was.  Something partially obscured my vision, turning the dim … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Red And The Gray – Episode 1

Welcome to the first installment of the Undead-Earth West Coast series.  Enjoy… I haven’t had a real shower in three months. Taking a shower means going to the shelter, which isn’t safe. They want your name, and they think they’re … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

San Francisco, California – Volume 1.9

OK. Five blocks down 22nd street, under the Freeway, and out to the commercial dock. Docks are usually locked fairly tight – chain link fences, walk ways etc. I get over the fence and try to find a ship that … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Philadelphia, PA – Volume 1.8

What the fuck is that sound? DING Tim took a quick peek down at his watch. 11:58 am. Almost noon. High noon. DING He had gotten on to the roof of Gran’s house and walked across the roof of the … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Garden City, Iowa – Volume 1.7

CRASH Claire sat up in her childhood bed and reached for her Dad’s old hunting rifle. She had set it on the nightstand beside the bed when she felt herself getting drowsy. She got out of bed and crossed the … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Cibola National Forest, NM Volume 1.6

Cibola National Forest, NM “The trick is to snap off the point,” Karl said as he spun the handle on the vise. “If you leave too much of the point on it can bend on you and that is def … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Abilene, Texas Volume 1.5

Rob wasn’t practicing good gun safety practices. He had one hand on the steering wheel of his pickup and the other was clutching his colt. Which wouldn’t have been so bad, but every time the tears would threaten to blur … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Philadelphia, PA Volume 1.4

Tim was a bit of a recluse. He didn’t realize something was wrong until much later than most people. He sat in his small bedroom slash office on the second floor of his grandmother’s house and played computer games. Every … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

San Francisco, California – Volume 1.3

Gina turned the faucet on quickly. A slight, dry, cough of air came out, then nothing. She looked around the kitchen at the containers. Every bottle, vase, tub, bowl, cup she had unpacked were filled with water. “Ok, all the … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | 4 Comments

Cross Plains, Texas – Volume 1.2

 Cross Plains, Texas Rob sat in the passenger seat of his pickup truck looking down at the gun in his hand. The truck was parked on Main Street down from the Municipal Building. To a passerby it might look like … Continue reading

Posted in The Red and the Gray | 6 Comments