A man working at a call centre gets bypassed for a promotion.
A Dandelion is born and falls in love with a rose that he cannot reach.
What I want to do with my flash fiction is with as few words possible make the most emotional impact on the reader. I choose techniques to draw in the reader as quickly as possible, rip the soul from
Three friends stalk off into the shadows of their hometown to hunt a monster.
In a city surrounded by water, a census worker takes it upon himself to find out why the human stoppers have abandoned their post when the Great Dam is leaking through its holes more than ever.
This is a comedic story I wrote quite a while ago about a man and his banjo. The voice is very southern (US) and may not appeal to some readers... I'm not sure.
A young pastor in between jobs travels to Thailand where his repressed interest in Buddhism and yoga can bloom.
Willow, an apprentice in a very specific type of magic, flees a mob to the safety of the most dangerous entity in her woods.
An aging cold case detective tries to solve a 20 year old child abduction case. His investigation takes him to the plains of Wisconsin, where a retired county sheriff may hold the key to solving it.
The disintegration of a couple's relationship while they travel through the galaxies.
A dormant force awakens at a small-town construction site, and a boy struggles to process its grip on his best friend.
Former/current Det. Ray seeks revenge on the people responsible for assaulting his wife. Suzy, Ray's partner, helps him.
Exactly as the title suggests: Here are six poems I wrote, and It would be my honor if you, dear reader, would consume them into your very being, much like how poetry is supposed to.
Two characters go to lunch.
"It's always fun to get bullied by dad".
Kids on the streets having dangerous fun.
We have all had tough days, some more than others. Nothing is harder than breaking a bad habit or routine when it comes to bringing normalcy in our daily life.
Tom was a financially broken man whose life turned upside down after knowing the true nature of the house on the Lynch Street and things happened there.
A man wakes up on a crashing spaceship to find that he's flown into heaven. He believes he will have all of his wildest fantasies fulfilled, but things don't turn out the way he planned.
A girl struggles with balancing loyalty to family and community but gets caught up in her Uncle's vendettas and vanity in wartime Italy.
A group of people impact each other's lives in ways they didn't expect. Through a series of psychological mini-stories, the characters beg the question, what is real in my life?
Steven J. Shander
A rough short about some people who go to the movies and play video games and listen to good music. Pop culture. Going to be 20 pages now only 4.
This is the first chapter of a novel about a cataclysmic event that has one woman navigating her new world.
A teenage kid suffers a medical emergency in front of his geometry class and crush. When he wakes up at the hospital, he learns his body is stranger and more powerful than he ever imagined.
A retired colonel, writing his memoirs at the beach, saves a young woman from drowning.