Aladdin's Genie

Aladdin's Genie Paul Hawkins He came to my yard sale and paid for an old toaster with $5 worth of nickels. I was asking $7 for it, but...

The PBS Painter's Tale

Copyright 2022, Paul Hawkins * I won't tell my secrets. No landscape painter who's ever had a show on PBS ever tells all his secrets –...

Ben Franklin’s Bet

"Come on, Ben, it'll only take 15 minutes." "Yes, but fifteen minutes is still a quarter of an hour, my good man, and an industrious man...

The Eight Mountain

Paul Hawkins And so they climbed the seventh mountain; and six mountains they climbed first, and each was more arduous than the last, and...