This is an excerpt (a Chapter) from my novel "Adieu Chimeras", which is the second novel of a saga (3 novels) that goes by the name of "Doubts and Murmurs." It is an absurdist coming of age Saga.
Meet Wyatt Duvall, the indisputable king of fake news. The name may not ring a bell, but make no mistake, you've probably fallen for one of his hoaxes.
A depressed door-to-door seller's day of life. He is trying to sell books in forgotten village in Poland.
A maniacal bird torments a man trying to get his job done.
One man's trash is another man's treasure. And one little girl's dream is anyone else's nightmare. *Edit* Just to be clear, this is an excerpt from a larger piece so don't expect resolution here.
A husband's dirty secret is hurting his marriage and professional life.
A couple embarks on a cross-country road trip to try and save their failing marriage.
A homecoming that doesn't go quite as expected. You remember those?
This is my first writing submission anywhere, ever. I was working out the setting for a short story, trying to get the cadence and tone and background hum of this particular environment to harmonize
opening pages of a new novel, AVALANCHE AT THE BASTARD FACTORY The only industry in town has a few problems when it comes to being a good member of the community.
A classically trained actor finds himself in the wonderful world of infomercials. With a little sex and lots of drugs it follows his journey and the horrors he discovers behind the scenes.
A short story about how far we are willing to go to trust something we read on the internet. It is an absurdist story that combines horror with comedy.
Just a litta bit a chatter a litta bit a jive a litta bit a sweet talk blown out the ass of a starry starry night when fifty cents was a movie and a coke and a pack a cigarettes too blue to sleep
Harbinger of Ne...
Edgar is a story about a boy and his father. His father thinks him to be a homosexual, so he takes the boy to learn what it is to be a man.
What happened when we tore my delusional father from his beloved firetrap.
Have you ever seen those Ghost Hunting shows on Television? Well this is that from the perspective of the ghost.
Hannes Hummus H...
When everyone's too fucked up; hide under the bed
Hannes Hummus H...
He's told to let the demons run free and chaperons Satan on a night out. Nah, that's a wild lie. That's not what this story is about at all
He catches her in bed with him.
An old man goes to a Goodwill store to buy an Army uniform.
A young person in St. John's, Newfoundland spends a day of utter indifference in the face of the rupturing world all around.
A recent college grad visits his alma mater only to be thrust into a game of daring rules in order to discover why his old short story has gained so much notoriety among his workshop friends.
Rotten Johnny is the Old Carrions conker champion and has been for a number of years. But today is Grand Finals Day, and he knows there is a threat to his champion status.
Are you stressed out by housework? In this Absurdist/Neo-Noir story, Amanda Housewife Tired answered a knock on the door one day, only to be confronted by a well-dressed man carrying a vacuum cleaner.
A recent college grad visits his alma mater only to be thrust into a game of dares to discover why his old short story has gained so much notoriety among his workshop friends.