Funeral-goer, Rory, reflects on his own experience with loss and fantasizes about his own funeral. 1905 words.
2 men coming to terms with what they did and the look that your face portrays when the reality sets in.
A story about a guy terrified of flying and the people he meets at the airport bar. About 2900 words.
Friends can come from anywhere, even from Atlantic City.
A young woman on an isolated farm learns that her family can't run from the terrible things affecting the world at large.
Blowjobs, booze orgies, whips, and heartbreak.
Michael Wais Jr
A yuppie starts his postgraduate job and a Russian mobster has a new "boss" take him on for his work.
A foreigner exercises his Second Amendment rights for the first time, despite having some serious reservations about firearms.
A young immigrant girl digs for meaning at her friend's mental disorder. Her detachment is soon to be deluded. 3100 words
No further critiques needed. Thank you all.
Set in an alternate universe than our own, a man is thrown into a great conflict where he must save his family, friends, and multiple dimensions.
A look at the effect of one man's feeling of domination by both sex and women in his life.
A Peace Corps volunteer medevacked to Arlington descends into madness. Or maybe not.
A former Firebat awakens to find himself inside a cell of a wrecked prison ship. Something has torn the ship, and most of the crew, to shreds. Completely unarmed, Brock finds himself in a hard place.
A Christmas family get together brings out the sociopath in everyone.
A daughter tries to reconnect with her father, and he doesn't want her to visit him. There are secrets in his house.
I got such good input on this story, I put my shoulder to the wheel and gave it a pretty serious overhaul.
A man struggles with a recent tragedy in the cold Chicago winter.
Spreadsheets, whipping, heartbreak. Now with more heartbreak and whipping.
A ex-soldier attends the wake of a fallen comrade.
Psychosis submission. 1,343 words. The jumping frenchman disorder.
A childhood story of a not typical child told under a strange circumstance
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.
How I feel, the way the light bursts through the clouds in the sky.
A veteran tries unsuccessfully to cope with aging and regression toward his own violent nature.