John The Shepherd

John The Shepherd by Hector M. Rivera Prologue The hooded figure darted from shadow to shadow blanketed by a bright noon day. The gutted torn buildings gave birth to crooked shadows like some demented Dr. Suess nightmare. Empty rusted cars provided his cover as he slowly neared his prize. It was being guarded by aContinue reading “John The Shepherd”

“When Winter Sets Too Fast”

“When Winter Sets Too Fast” By Hector M. Rivera 12/3/14 A winter came to the deep green wood, and so cruel and quick it was, that every daffodil it met it froze to stone with merriment. And youngling birds in deepened nests stared powerless, at the great white brute as it trampled on their playgroundsContinue reading ““When Winter Sets Too Fast””