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He looked around the room one last time. The pictures on the wall of his kids had faded along with eyesight. He doubted there would be enough left of the body for whoever came along to distinguish it from his … Continue reading
Each month the Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine holds a “short short” contest where authors submit a 250 word story to go with a picture. The picture for this story was a shoe rack hanging in a closet. Unfortunately, my story … Continue reading
Each month the Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine holds a “short short” contest where authors submit a 250 word story to go with a picture. The following story was written about a picture with an Indian scene. It won me a runner-up for … Continue reading
With my ongoing work on a new novel as well as the work of finding an agent for my previous novel, I’m going to limit short stories to every other work on the website. Once I get to the “let … Continue reading
Janette Harrison knew the elk was in trouble when she saw it. The large bull was buried up almost halfway by a slide of mud and debris that must have caught it when the spring thaw had roared through … Continue reading
Good news! One of my stories was a runner up in the latest AHMM short story contest. It is published after the jump.
A few weeks back, I wrote about how stories come about. Part 1 was published last week and here is the rest of the story:
A few weeks back, I wrote about how storys come about. Here is part 1 of the story that came out of that. Part 2 will be up next Monday as well as a combined full version of the story.
The last number. The one I can’t hit. It’s waiting to give me away. To leave a permanent mark on her phone. That I’ve taken myself seriously enough to call her. I have to hit it because I can’t … Continue reading