Clabe Polk

CLABE POLK is into a second career as a writer of fiction. So far, he has written four novels, three novellas, several short stories, and has a couple of other novels in process. He is a Christian and a lifelong reader with a great variety of life experiences that has led him to write a variety of different types of fiction. Mr. Polk retired after nearly thirty-seven years in professional environmental protection program management and law enforcement. With a background in biology and natural sciences, he has spent most of his life among the industries, woods, waters, fields, and farms of Florida and Georgia. He maintains interests in natural sciences, law enforcement and forensics, engineering, firearms, woodworking and photography. He lives in Powder Springs, Georgia with his wife, two daughters, and the family’s Cockapoo named Annie.

Backslide A Online Story By Clabe Polk

A wet thud. Mike Eiser saw Charlie Bozeman’s head dissolve into a spray of blood and brains. A tenth of a second later, Eiser’s brain registered the sound of the shot; two-tenths of a second later, Eiser’s nose was flat on the bottom of the gully he was in belly crawling frantically for a culvert fifty feet in front of him. Good news; no more shots, he had not been seen. Bad news; they would quickly come to check out Charlie’s body. The culvert was just large enough for Eiser to sit up and turn around. Rattlesnakes, moccasins, copperheads all loved to hang out in culverts. He almost filled ... Click Here To Read More