Billy Mack can talk anybody into anything. But when Billy talks Roman Matuczak into doing something Roman does not want to do, Mr. Trouble pays both boys a visit.
My musings about how Garth Brooks came to write "Friends In Low Places". I wrote it in a Texas accent, purposefully dropping syllables from longer words. Constructive feedback appreciated. Thanks!
Following an incident at a local church, a detective collects a witness interview from one of its members.
He'd been pining for her for as long as he could remember and after countless times supporting her after a bad breakup, she was giving him a shot.
Today is Ellen's eighty-eighth birthday. But the phone hasn't rung all morning. She wonders why. This is a tale of love, selfishness, and loss.
Bryan Dean Johnson
A Realtor must kill the spider preventing her from selling an apartment.
Things are typically quiet for a concierge at a Manhattan hotel until there's a call about a locked door and an unresponsive guest.
A first-person narrative about a guy that grew-up somewhere in the middle of the country, has since migrated to a city on the coast and is called home because his father is dying.
An unfortunate group of people stumble upon some sensitive material that has a peculiar effect on them.
Soldiers trapped in a bunker are surrounded by beasts.
Declan MaCarry is an overworked and underpaid employee for Smeaton Town Council. As his mental health begins to decline he is drawn by a mysterious force to the local woods.
Duane is returning to apologize to his sister Holly for not noticing their uncle's abuse of her. But he will find things are not quite what he thinks.
A young doctor and an airline stewardess head out into the ruins of Chernobyl and stumble upon a dead body.
A man with the face of a glacier walks into a diner.
The story of one woman's descent as she refuses to accept the reality of her personal circumstances.
A story about alienation as told through the eyes of a man journeying through the world of online cam models. John Cheever's "The Surfer" but with the internet.
RD-30 is part of a genetrix batch that has been deemed redundant. When a redundancy occurs, only the best can partake in the joining. The rest get incinerated. RD-30 is almost positive it's him.
A young widow considers moving on as she recounts her time with her husband and her only other friend, their dog Brucey
The Legendary Lemonade League is a group of misfits who take advantage of their failings to help people.
Kark must complete a deadly rite of passage in order to ensure her legend unfolds the way the legend of a burgeoning ruler ought to. Only problem is a deadly creature lies in Kark's way.
An unemployed plumber joins a religious cult to save the woman he loves.
I wrote this when I was seventeen. I think I'd rather let the story speak for itself than leave a summary. Thanks to anybody reading this or leaving a review. -Vaughan
A boy travels to a fair to buy a token of affection
A man stops taking his antipsychotic meds after meeting a girl at a party that tells him he might not be crazy.
A construction worker and his pals like to hide strange items inside of homes they build. But when he starts finding things inside his own home, the joke stops being funny.