iOS app Android app

Entries by John Malik from 10/2012

My Mother's Ghost

| Posted 10.04.2012 | Healthy Living

It's the third time in an hour that my mom has called and now we're in the middle of dinner, so I tell the kids that I'll call her back, but I really don't want to. My mother has been in an assisted living community for a year and her Alzheimer's-induced dementia has steadily spirited her away.

Do You Hear That?

| Posted 10.30.2012 | Weird News

Those were footsteps. No question about it. Even in the darkness I could see the fright on my wife's face. She threw the blanket over her head and clutched me like never before, my biceps proving no match for her recently manicured nails.