Tag Archives: The Twilight Zone

“The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street”

“Maple Street, U.S.A. Late summer. A tree-lined little world of front porch gliders, barbecues, the laughter of children, and the bell of an ice cream vendor. At the sound of the roar and the flash of light, it will be … Continue reading

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To Be Takei

The life of stage and screen star, Star Trek icon, and political activist, George Takei, has been anything but one mired in mediocrity. Since his earliest days, the man has had to overcome numerous personal and professional roadblocks that were … Continue reading

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“Will The Real Martian Please Stand Up?”

“Wintry February night, the present. Order of events: a phone call from a frightened woman notating the arrival of an unidentified flying object, then the checkout you’ve just witnessed, with two state troopers verifying the event – but with nothing … Continue reading

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“Twilight Zone’s – ‘The Masks’ – What Is Inside Comes Out”

“Mr. Jason Foster, a tired ancient who on this particular Mardi Gras evening will leave the Earth. But before departing, he has some things to do, some services to perform, some debts to pay – and some justice to mete … Continue reading

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“Donald Pleasence – Halloween’s Dr. Loomis – Takes a Trip to The Twilight Zone”

“Professor Ellis Fowler, a gentle, bookish guide to the young, who is about to discover that life still has certain surprises, and that the campus of the Rock Springs School for Boys lies on a direct path to another institution, … Continue reading

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“The Trade-Ins – Presents the Sentimental Side of the Twilight Zone”

“Mr. and Mrs. John Holt, aging people who slowly and with trembling fingers turn the last pages of a book of life and hope against logic and the preordained that some magic printing press will add to this book another … Continue reading

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“One Man’s Valiant Effort to Save President Lincoln’s Life in the Twilight Zone.”

Two hundred and five years ago, on February 12, 1809, in Hardin County, Kentucky, a man, who many consider to be the greatest American President that ever lived, was born. That man was the sixteenth President of the United States, … Continue reading

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“Night of the Meek – A Christmas Gem from the Twilight Zone.”

There have been many authors, films, television shows, and true-life accounts that have had an influence on me as a writer of fiction; the original “Twilight Zone” series is one of them. The series aired on television, long before I … Continue reading

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