Category Archive: Short Fiction

Day 347: Descendant Of Chester

by

They’re like Cheetos, but 50 times better! [Crunch] Maybe like 52 times better. This is the way. I couldn’t believe that she had never had Baked Cheetos before. I mean, yes, okay, I… Continue reading

Day 321: A 369 Word Short Story About Elephant Ears

by

It’s Thursday and it’s slowly becoming my favorite day of the week. That’s because you, the reader, gets to decide what the hell I actually write about! This weeks prompt comes from Mike,… Continue reading

Day 263: Benny’s Big Bean Burrito

by

Benny brushes the hair out of his eyes and tries to focus. What seems to be so easy is somehow impossible. He wipes the sweat off his forehead and tries again. He fails… Continue reading

Day 249: This Is His Day

by

This is his day. His Reeboks are crisp. Maybe they’re too crisp. They could be blindingly crisp. Some passing pedestrian could be temporarily distracted by them and run into a hot dog vendor.… Continue reading

Day 242: Maple Cleans Her House

by

She wakes up on a pile of clothes. She wouldn’t slept on her bed, but it’s housing another pile of clothes. So it’s be like sleeping on a steeper mountain of clothes. Maple… Continue reading

Day 235: Just Another Quiet Evening

by

It’s another quiet evening. Just like the last, just like the next one will be, just how Nicole likes it. Outside, the crickets have already awakened, even though the magic hour light still… Continue reading

Day 228: Mark’s Common Mullein

by

Mark adjusts again in his squeaky lawn chair. He told himself that he was going to stay outside all day, he at least owes himself that. And damnit, he’s sticking to his guns.… Continue reading

Day 144: Lou Wore His Rain Hat

by

The dark gray afternoon light peeked through the blinds when Lou woke up. But that’s not to say that he was actually sleeping. He didn’t remember the news ending, but the TV was… Continue reading

Jay St-Metrotech [A CC Express Story]

by

What follows is a preview of sorts to a project that I’m working on. It’s a collection of short stories [tentatively] titled “The CC Express”, with every story revolving around/including a subway stop… Continue reading

125th St [A CC Express Story]

by

What follows is a preview of sorts to a project that I’m working on. It’s a collection of short stories [tentatively] titled “The CC Express”, with every story revolving around/including a subway stop… Continue reading