Kevin A. Barnes

Kevin A. Barnes is a Digital Experience Project Manager at Aurora Health Care in Milwaukee. He also is a pub­lished short story author — his first short story was pub­lished in 1983; his most recent in Octo­ber 2014. Visit his website at https://www.kevinabarnes.com

Walking the Freedom Trail

NOTE: This is an “in progress” sto­ry post, being cre­at­ed as part of a DEMO at Word­Camp Mil­wau­kee 2015 and Word­Camp Toron­to 2015.

On the morn­ing of Sat­ur­day, July 18, 2015, we found our­selves in the Boston Com­mon at the start­ing point for the his­toric Free­dom Trail. Our adven­ture had start­ed a day ear­li­er with a pair of tick­ets to any­where Jet­Blue flies, com­bined with a near­ly spon­ta­neous deci­sion to spend the week­end in Boston hik­ing through his­to­ry. Con­tin­ue read­ing

The Double Date Adventure

It all start­ed inno­cent­ly enough with a char­i­ty auc­tion.

It end­ed this past Sun­day when I was kid­napped by an evil phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal com­pa­ny, res­cued by two women who then were poi­soned by the phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal company’s CEO, and final­ly tagged along as the women were saved at the last minute with an exper­i­men­tal anti­dote.

But back to how this adven­ture all began …  Con­tin­ue read­ing