When the street lights come on, you come on inside. That's the rule of the cul-de-sac same for every child there. One of them is about to find out why..
Brunch in San Francisco can be a stressful experience.
This is a condensed description of what it means to be one certain person.
Two sub-500 word microstories, both relating to situations and feelings of paranoia and isolation.
A bizzaro flash fiction piece inspired by Leo Tolstoy and Frank Zappa.
Flash fiction piece about a father's despair.
A horror story about a child confused why no one likes his particular style of art.
A journey through the corridors of chameleons, which can become the labyrinths, of the inner mind.
Johnny Reese doesn't like being taken for a sucker when a pool shark shows up at his bar.
It is the future and Middle America exists as two separate worlds. For some, the march of progress has been kind. However, most people have been left behind and relegated to life in a new Third World.
A young girl being trained by a witch has her last lesson.
A man finds he can fly in a realistic way and is haunted.
Something unsettling washes up on La Jolla beach. Onlookers attempt to understand it.
Unlike my usual submissions, this is a true tale of teenage misadventure.
You really can buy anything on the internet.
A psychological mystery piece in which a printing press operator is threatened by an unseen force.
Dumb story with dumb characters.
A girl being trained by a witch gets a lesson -- and a surprise. Actually a paen to dogs.
A mother has been in a hospital since her eldest son killed his two brothers and himself. Is she there because she feels guilty because she didn't see it coming or is there another reason ?
A wanderer hunts for the clues that'll help him find God's signature amid the mess of the world.
Marcellous Patnode loves his job, it keeps his wife (unknowingly) happy.
A teenage girl reminisces about a former neighbor.
Suicide isn't all bad.
A distant narrator has an involuntary encounter on a northbound train.
An odd young man changes a relationship between a conventional guy and his girlfriend in the sixties.