Cell Phone Trouble

This post is written for Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers.   According to the dashboard clock on his car it was 7:09 p.m. when he entered the motel parking lot. He had driven… Continue reading

Mackinaw Island

This post is written for Friday Fictioneers.    PHOTO PROMPT © Ted Strutz Sometimes we waited in line for over four hours to get our car on the boat to take us to… Continue reading

Luv Betty

It took her two hours to clean up all the blood. She was getting better at this. The last time the clean-up took almost the entire day. Practice, practice, practice she mumbled to… Continue reading

Life is Short

This post submitted to 3 Line Tales. Cool babbling brooks here Life lived without a concern Death lurks near unseen                    

Little Brother

This post is written for Friday Fictioneers.         Why didn’t you tell me Ma? Were you ashamed? I’m ninety-two and I’m  sitting here looking at your grave trying my best… Continue reading

Speed Dating

This post submitted for Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers. The interviews started promptly at 8 p.m. in Peet’s Café in Beverly Hills. Each interview scheduled to run from three to eight minutes.  It was… Continue reading

Ivy League School

This post is written for Sunday Photo Fiction. Brian had always dreamed of going to an Ivy League school. He loved books. His mom used to tell her friends that when he was… Continue reading

Just Let Me Get My Shoes

This post submitted for Friday Fictioneers. “I’m told my wife is here. ” She has wandered off again. I wonder what she has told these people since she appeared out of nowhere.  Why… Continue reading

You Picked a Fine Time to Leave Me Lucille

This post is written for Friday Fictioneers.   PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson The words of the old song were now becoming an ear worm that echoed within his emotionally damaged brain without… Continue reading

The Last Text

This short story is written for Friday Fictioneers. Another late night at the office was nothing new to her. As part of a high profile litigation team it was expected. The weather outside… Continue reading