Short Stories

Fish FoodBindweed Magazine, October 2020

“Would you like to watch me feed my fish?” Is there something more sinister behind this seemingly innocent invitation?

 

 

 

 

Hands-Off ManagementTrouvaille Review, August 2020

He’s the greatest boss his employees have ever known, but nobody has ever guessed his incredible secret.

 

 

 

 

The Void – The Magnolia Review, April 2020

The object of a man’s obsession is tantalizingly close–how far is he willing to go?

From the themed issue “A Day that Changed Me”

 

 

 

BlockedPotato Soup Journal, April 2019

A family vacation–only 25 cents away from perfection.

 

 

 

 

Advance WarningTheme of Absence, October 2018

With some technological assistance, Abraham and his tow truck have won the town’s admiration, but knowing the future comes with a price.

The site also published an author interview along with the story.

 

 

SurrenderGhost Parachute, April 2017

A firefighter faces an impossible decision–time is running out, and he will live with his choice for the rest of his life.

 

 

 

 

Goldfish and dusty book images courtesy of Pixabay (CC0); Bookshelf image courtesy of PxHere (CC0); Tollbooth image courtesy of Philip Halling, and Tow truck image courtesy of KOMU News [Flickr upload–image cropped, and identifying information on vehicles blurred] (both licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic); Firefighter image courtesy of PublicDomainPictures.net (CC0)