A young woman on an isolated farm learns that her family can't run from the terrible things affecting the world at large.
Second story about growing up in Lawrence, Mass. where the art of the suckerpunch was commonplace.
An artist who is addicted to his own madness has an art show.
A dark love story between an English major, and his nephew.
In this scifi short an elderly man purchases a new computer named Crimson, who turns out to be more than meets the eye. (1,800 words)
It's all about junk
A young girl struggles to overpower her bout with Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD). A man missing a golf-ball sized chunk of his brain just might have the answers she's been looking for.
A young boy is told that he grandfather visits people in their dreams before they die, and thinks back on old dreams and memories, merging the two together.
The beginning of a novel about a warring Australia. It has been taken over by nationalistic gangs forcing Australia to live in a wasteland. An underground resistance movement aims to destroy them.
A young man goes home for the holiday. Best laid plans fall apart.
A dark romance between a student and his nephew
A car ride, a patient, and a dr.'s appointment. 1500 words
An alcoholic is watching an episode of Jeopardy while his girlfriend attempts to tell him some important news. And then she finds a gun. (1,600 words)
In a world where island settlements are separated by vast stretches of toxic oceans, connected only by a single, one-way highway snaking above the water, two truck drivers get to know each other.
A doctor fresh out of his residency, at his first hospital job, finds things aren't going quite as he had hoped for. 2K Words.
An erotic tale of unrequited love in a long term relationship...
A strange phone message is discussed by two friends as protesters nearby Occupy Sydney.
A young girl is sent to live with her mentally ill Grandmother who, in an effort to cope with her own childhood trauma, abuses the girl with her untreated obsessive-compulsive behavior.
Word Count: Around 1,704 words. A neo-noir short story about a criminal's endless spree.
A man is punched in the face. This is his experience.
This story has been rewritten. No need for further critiques. A woman scorned tries to get her husband to remember the promises he made in their youth.
A young woman's rant about her mothers downfall as a parent.
Crossroads follows the intersecting lives of 11 major characters. They have all reached some sort of crisis, or crossroads, in their lives and are struggling to get through them. (21,773 words)
A man is accused of a crime he did not commit and must endure the test of time in imprisonment.
David walks into his office building's hall intending to deliver an eviction notice. Instead, he gets a front row seat to the end of the world. (3000 Words)