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Real Dreams: Thirty Years of Short St...

Real Dreams
A French prisoner struggles to survive in a Nazi concentration camp during World War II. A delinquent youth is obsessed with a cemetery ghost. Good and evil fight over the soul of a zombie. A grandmother thought to suffer from mental illness predicts the future. Car trouble leads to an encounter with an angel. A chief must calm a volcano befo [...]

Real Dreams Featured in the Foreign S...

The Foreign Service Journal has featured my book Real Dreams: Thirty Years of Short Stories in its annual “In Their Own Write” compilation of books published by Foreign Service-affiliated authors in 2012. The Foreign Service Journal writes of Real Dreams (p. 49): Mike Edwards wrote these 15 short stories over a period of 30 years, beginning i [...]

The Support

A poem. God provides the foundation On which our home is built A solid base that anchors it To soft soil or shifting sand Your strength is the structure That keeps this delicate form From blowing, washing away When the wind and rain come Your dedication is the frame That holds up this fragile life As it reaches toward heaven Buttressing its s [...]