All posts by Wes Laudeman

Writer, hiker, and future teacher, I'm looking for stories and adventures that will last a lifetime.

Into the Cellar

A short story based on “The Spectre Bride” by William Harrison Ainsworth

American Honey

“Well, I’m pretty sure this will get us through the weekend,” I said holding up the bottle of American Honey, marveling at the cold amber color of the liquor, sliding through the huge 1.75 ml bottle…

The Bridge

It was dark atop the bridge. About as dark as it would get on the wrong side of midnight…

Plotting It Out

How do you come up with a good plot?

There Ain’t Gonna Be Any Middle Anymore

He is an incompetent and boorish boob whose stumble into politics is the same as a drunken vagabond coming across a winning lottery ticket…

The Bad Book Review – On The Beach

*WARNING, HERE BE SPOILERS SHOULD YOU CHOOSE TO READ THIS WORK*

Disclaimer

“What the fuck is a ‘conduct violation’?”

Rain

Speak to me in a language I can’t understand…

Show Some Character #2

One thing you’ll find with my writing, and in my humble opinion some of the best fiction writers out there, is little in the way of physical character description…

The Great Dance Song

A story inspired by the cover of Pink Floyd’s A Collection of Great Dance Songs