A NOVEL IN PROGRESS
©2014 Kenneth Harper Finton
CHAPTER ONE: THE MARE’S NEST
“When I’m good, I’m very good, but when I’m bad, I’m better.” – Mae West
The child and the boy that Adam used to be was so foreign to him now. Looking over pages that he wrote more, Adam barely recognized his former self as the person who wrote them.
Adam came from a conservative and opinionated small town in rural Ohio. Those who lived in his little town often claimed it was God’s country. Adam supposed that it might good for the spirit to be content and proud of your community. God’s country seemed to be a stretch, though. So many wonderful spots in the world better fit that description.
Life seemed to be so much more idyllic and simple then. Yet, it seems to Adam that this is never the case. Faded memories – the…
View original post 1,946 more words