Steven Thomas Howell's Writings
Tales of Old Podcast #83, 1 April 2013
Look Away by Steven Thomas Howell Neck deep in the grave, Sam Watkins paused at the clatter of an approaching supply wagon. Covered with sweat and caked with red Tennessee soil, he had dug without a break for most of the late August morning. He leaned the spade in a corner of the rectangular hole and scratched his dark beard, listening to the sounds...
I am a soon-to-retire career military officer. I'm currently shopping for MFA programs in creative writing, and I intend to begin my studies in the fall of 2013 as a civilian and private citizen for the first time in twenty-two years. I write mostly science...