Author Archive | Ron Van Sweringen

Rupert Finds Christmas

Nat King Cole was roasting his chestnuts on an open fire, and it was beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the Rathbottom apartment. Rupert decided he’d been very fortunate, with much to be grateful for this year, so he was really going “to do” Christmas. “One more brandy,” he said to himself, “and I may even do Santa! Ho ho […]

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Flamingo Road

I just bought a pink flamingo, one of those plastic ones. You know the kind, with a neck like an S-hook and a beak like Cher. They were in vogue before I was born . . . well, almost. We used to have one in the front yard when I was a kid — we called […]

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