Keeps Honest Men Honest, A Flash Fiction

I remember the times when conversations with my grandmother remained germane but lately they stray in unexpected directions. I have been told it may be due to her memories becoming increasingly foggy now that she has reached such elderly heights as one hundred years old. Just now I had asked her what she used toContinue reading “Keeps Honest Men Honest, A Flash Fiction”

Welcomed Home, A Twittering Tale

The factory where Drew worked already had several safety complaints this quarter. The frayed load straps that caused the large slab to fall would be yet another. This was the third workplace death this year but it no longered mattered to Drew. Heaven welcomed him home. ————- 268 characters Another tale for Kat Myrman’s TwitteringContinue reading “Welcomed Home, A Twittering Tale”

Just Chillin, A Fandango Flash Fiction

“Back again, Phil?”, the bartender asked as the chimpanzee entered the bar. “You know how much I love open mic night, Mickey”, said Phil, “It really helps me relax after a long shift at the lab.” “Did they ever get approval for that new cancer treatment?”, Mickey asked. “Not yet, but I sure hope it’sContinue reading “Just Chillin, A Fandango Flash Fiction”

The Cemetery, A Twittering Tale For Monstrous Halloween

Sally hated walking past the cemetery at night but sometimes life made it necessary. Like tonight, when she missed the last bus home. It wasn’t a long walk, just creepy. She was halfway past when the ground at the cemetery’s edge burst open and out poured a stream of ghosts. Boo! ———————— 280 characters. WrittenContinue reading “The Cemetery, A Twittering Tale For Monstrous Halloween”