Category Archives: Personal Essays

Personal Essays

Death At The Demolition Derby

The loss of a father, husband, and friend.

In Logan, Ohio, on September 12, 2006. Dave Cosper passed away after winning his demolition derby heats at the Hocking County Fair. His son Brandon took his place the following week.

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Personal Essays

Notes From the Kitchen of the Holiday Inn

For the last several months, I’ve been reading through a clutter of essays and story ideas that I’ve left for dead. Some were abandoned for good reasons. Other pieces, however, just never got my full attention (and probably never will). The other day I found this (read after the jump). It was part of an essay I was writing…

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