Summer Hiatus Time

My updating schedule has been thrown off due to various things. My son got out of school two weeks ago, and the sun finally came out to stay, so we’ve been going out at lot. The Fourth of July was a pretty big holiday for my work, with a lot of scrambling to get everything…

About M.S. Chavez

M.S. Chavez has published a number of short stories. She works mainly in speculative fiction and has published fantasy, science fiction, and literary fiction pieces. She is currently working on a series of rural fantasy novels, as well as a women’s fiction novel. Her short fiction can be found at Wattpad.com where her collection Bittersweets is one of their…

The Wonders of the Great Outdoors

Some of my earliest memories are of being outside, with animals and nature. I was always climbing trees, exploring, riding horses and hiking. I started riding horses when I was four. Though I haven’t ridden in years, I still remember so clearly the dust and grit on my hands and under my nails, the feel and…

Snow day

After my adventure on Monday, I can safely say I am no longer excited about snow.

I had my car warmed up and uncovered by 4:45 am, only to realize after spinning out several times that I couldn’t get out of the driveway.
So, l walked the nearest bus stop on the route I’m familiar with. Once there, I realize that particular stop was not on the snow route. I walk a few more blocks. I wait for over an hour and the other bus I could have taken shows up twice several blocks down. I watch it bitterly, determined that MY bus would indeed arrive at THIS STOP as the bus app promised.