Tag: Fiction

  • Judgment


    This was for #vssCollab, a Twitter writing challenge featuring one word a day which you must use in a Twitter post that is part of an ongoing story. The story below was posted over 31 days in May, 2022.

  • Mask of Blue Havana

    Mask of Blue Havana

    Summary: The year is 1898 and Cuba is fighting the Spanish for independence. An American Naval officer and a Cuban woman attend a masked ball, in a rarified haven amidst a city full of desperate refugees. Which is keeping a secret behind their mask?

  • Here and There

    Here and There

    A vacant lot holds much more than trash for the odd assemblage of people that wait nearby to hear the music of the Carousel. For Martin, it may hold something very dear.

  • Sociology


    Horror / Planting a seed / Inseparable

  • Bounced


    A nightclub bouncer races through partying throngs to tell his lover that their affair is no longer a secret.

  • The New Moscow Steeplechase

    The New Moscow Steeplechase

    This story was created as an exercise after listening to a lecture by Mary Robinette Kowal.

  • Lily Takes the Cheese

    Lily Takes the Cheese

    Bella the Cat promises Lily the Dog a treat of MELTED CHEESE. Can the two pets pull off this kitchen caper?