Monthly Archives: August 2011

Why Jackie Robinson?

In “Nate and Adel and Other Stories,” I needed to invoke the memory of one of the boys of summer.  That is, I needed to borrow the image of one of the Brooklyn Dodgers of the mid 1950’s as a … Continue reading

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Why Big Bear Lake?

What is it that brings us back twice each year, year after year, to the mountains?  Not just any mountain, but why to the mountains around Big Bear Lake, California, a place that some benighted souls might dismiss as just another … Continue reading

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If stories come from dreams, what should writers do about it?

I posted a comment on a Linked-In writer’s group page just now, explaining how my last two completed stories had their genesis in dreams.  One night, a couple of months ago, I dreamed that some type of small, furry mammal … Continue reading

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Read me! “The Circle Line,” published June 1, 2010 in Spilling Ink Review.

“The Circle Line,” published June 1, 2010 in Spilling Ink Review http://spillinginkreview.com/fiction/bruce-j-berger/

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