REMOVED, thanks! A psychologist working with criminals begins to suspect his roommate is a sociopath, as the roommate slowly picks away at his life.
An artist who is addicted to his own madness has an art show.
A plywood sea monster becomes the unwilling witness and partaker in a group of friends' experiences with depersonalization. 3500 words.
A young artist goes off his medication to get inspiration but becomes involved in a cycle of self-destruction.
This is the third title, but you can consider it a more polished version of Puppet Show and Conversation at a Hanging. 4,768 words.
A young man at an academic writer's competition has a nervous breakdown and his sense of reality begins to dissolve.
Francine, a twenty-something librarian, loses control of her obsession with Pauly D from Jersey Shore.
Camp Blood for the Anthology on mental disorders, mine is Diss associative Personality Disorder A man totally becomes convinced he is a mythical murdering demon we have all come to know and love.
One man experiences the dream of another.
A veteran tries unsuccessfully to cope with aging and regression toward his own violent nature.
A barren woman is taking care of her nephew while his parents are on vacation. The thrill of parenting begins to overwhelm her, and she takes things a bit too far.
A daughter tries to reconnect with her father, and he doesn't want her to visit him. There are secrets in his house.
A Christmas family get together brings out the sociopath in everyone.
A Peace Corps volunteer medevacked to Arlington descends into madness. Or maybe not.
A look at the effect of one man's feeling of domination by both sex and women in his life.
No further critiques needed. Thank you all.
A young immigrant girl digs for meaning at her friend's mental disorder. Her detachment is soon to be deluded. 3100 words
REMOVED, thanks! A counselor, working with people diagnosed with Anti Social Personality Disorder, begins to suspect one of his roommates is a sociopath.
Funeral-goer, Rory, reflects on his own experience with loss and fantasizes about his own funeral. 1905 words.
Shiny new name. Exclusive engagement, no outsiders (outsiders welcome). 3,947 words
A young immigrant girl tells about her friend's mental disorder, but her detachment is soon to be deluded. 2800 words.
This story is finished. No need for further critiques. A man with very little memory seeks warmth, but has a flash of the traumatic incident that started it all. 3,100 words.
Conversation at a Hanging, Second Revision. 3,663 words. Thank you to everyone who contributed to the first two drafts, for real, it was invaluable.
A young man begins a descent towards madness as a result of his unpleasant flatmate.
Conversation at a Hanging v2. 2,717 Words. Thanks to everyone who helped with the first draft.