Category Archives: Short Story

A Very Short Story (Cherry Petals)

Before she knew it her dress was covered in white cherry petals and her lips were covered with warm kisses. Advertisements

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A Very Short Story (Motel)

“Honey, you’re going to need to get a motel somewhere. Nobody just ‘drives through’ Texas.”

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A Very Short Story (Clowns)

He gave me a big smile. “Clowns like beer just fine. You just never asked.”

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A Very Short Story (African Queen)

I could grade thirty essays or I could watch The African Queen again on the TV with my new boyfriend…

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New story, “Small Talk” is now on Amazon

I’m delighted to announce that Small Talk: A Novella is now available on Amazon. http://amzn.com/B074DM19PF Happy reading. Charlie Ethan was about to be the drummer for a heavy and famous rock band, now that he was done with college and had … Continue reading

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A Very Short Story (Tape Recorder)

They each got a tape recorder for Christmas. Joe lost his before New Year’s and Jane used hers to tell the truth about their mother.

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A Very Short Story (Slam)

Mara met Ezekiel at a poetry slam. She didn’t understand a single thing he said, but she knew she wanted his crazy arms around her.

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A Very Short Story (Phones)

We pushed all the chairs together at one end of the floor and stacked the phones on a desk. We hoped someone would want them.

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A Very Short Story (Chanting)

“I’m sorry, I really can’t listen to what you’re saying right now. All I know is, what we did was bad karma and I’ve got a lot of chanting to do.”

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A Very Short Story (Undress)

She was shy to undress in front of the full moon.

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