Category: writing

  • Walter is ready for Pre-Order on Amazon

    Walter is ready for Pre-Order on Amazon

    My new book “Walter” can now be Pre-Ordered on Amazon. Order it now, and get it on November 28th! Walter: Book One [Kindle Edition] Ernie Howard (Author) Kindle Price: $0.99   Walter is an odd boy. To say he is not like the other kids is an understatement. Being odd doesn’t win you many friends, […]

  • Halloween Decor

    Halloween Decor

    Halloween decor “Is that guy ever going to take down his Halloween decorations?” Rob said, as he rubbed the crust from the corner of his eye. “Honey, he’s an old man, and it is probably hard for him to take them down. Everyone likes Mr. Samson’s Halloween decorations, they are always so, elaborate.” Samantha always […]

  • Nothing to see

    Nothing to see

    Nothing to see “Excuse me, are you Steven James?” The guy looked like a CIA agent, complete with plain black suit and sunglasses, that were not needed since it was almost dark. In one well manicured hand he held an envelope that had the name in question written in what looked like old cursive, or […]

  • Increments (unlock the next level)

    Increments (unlock the next level)

    I have learned a lot in the last few years. I learned that people you thought would always be in your life tend to fade out. But not in a bad way, they just are there one minute and gone the next. They taught you what you needed to know and served their purpose. I […]

  • Flash Fiction “Peephole”

    Flash Fiction “Peephole”

    Peephole James didn’t believe he deserved any of the things in his apartment. The big screen TV sitting on the solid oak entertainment center was a constant reminder of how he didn’t deserve to be alive. His chest moving up and down was a constant reminder. He didn’t deserve to be alive after what he […]

  • Domestic Twilight Zone

    I am obsessed with the old Twilight Zone episodes. One of my favorites is “The Parallel.” If you haven’t seen it  I suggest you do. The story is about an astronaut orbiting the earth whose communication systems stop functioning and he blacks out. he wakes up back on earth with no memory on how he […]

  • We have been lied to!

    Yes people, they have lied to us. They Lied to us in the most heinous of ways. Who lied to us you ask? Well Science Fiction movies, TV shows, and books. The lies started for me when I was a very small boy. I would sit on the living room floor eating my Cap N Crunch […]

  • Telling a story

     I think telling a story/being a writer has always been in my blood. My father, although he never wrote anything down, could spin a good yarn. He was always regaling anyone that would listen, with the stories of his youth. Like the time he wiped out a corn field with an Indian motorcycle, or when he swam […]