Ron Savage

Ron Savage has been publishing stories since age eighteen. Recent publications include Jaberwock Review, Film Comment, G. W. Review, and Southern Humanities Review. Ron has a BA and MA in psychology and a doctorate in counseling from the College of William and Mary. He has worked as an actor, a broadcaster, a newspaper editor, and for twenty-something years as psychologist senior at Eastern State Hospital in Williamsburg, Virginia. He has recently retired from everything but writing and his wife, Jan.

A Near Life Experience

During her fifty-two years, Erma Rapoport imagined having an active social life, particularly when it came to her neighbor of at least twenty of those fifty-two years, the wonderful Mr. Whoever. Once she secretly observed him tending his garden through…