Tag Archives: Fantasy

The Greatest Crime

I wrote this piece of flash fiction about two years ago in answer to a challenge by Thane in Vain to write a 500 word fiction using the phrase “the greatest crime.”  I think an argument can be made that … Continue reading

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Second StarTo the Right…

Today’s story is one I wrote several years ago.  I had great fun writing this fanciful tale about the famous boy who never wanted to grow up.  I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I enjoyed writing it. … Continue reading

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Infinite Jest: The Story of Jackie O’Rourke

Keeping his hands away from what wasn’t his had always been a problem for Jackie O’Rourke. Jackie worked for Boss Harrigan, a shady Boston pol who had managed to amass a fortune in ways best contemplated in silence. Jackie was … Continue reading

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The Toy Patrol

“Barb, where are the car keys?” he asked, watching her decide what to wear. She frowned. The keys were where they always were – resting in the ignition of the pink convertible. Her pink convertible. Everything they owned was hers … Continue reading

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Swinging on the Stars

Would you like to swing on a star? Carry moonbeams home in a jar And be better off than you are… The two of us drifted lazily in the shared beams of an unfamiliar moon. The solar system where our … Continue reading

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All You Need is Love

The last time I saw my wife, I’d been lying in our bed. The residue of chemical dreams inspired by the psychotropic drugs taken the day before was still making me groggy. I lay there, trying to clear my head, … Continue reading

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