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My wife is a cat

3 Jun 2019 4 minute read 3 comments jadams2k18

Jake was deep in his thoughts, sitting on a bar counter, soothing his nerves with a spirit drink. "The first drink always burns my throat," He thought to himself. "Where the hell is Carl?" He swallowed another sip of vodka. This time, he did not feel...

Just in Case: a short story and haibun collection FREE in May!!!

28 Apr 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Steve B Howard

Just In Case: a collection of short stories and Haibun Ebookhttps://books2read.com/u/3LG0l7 The Brother I Will Never Know He never had a name. At least not one you knew of before you left Viet Nam. When the story of your son came up the only names th...

Test Flights

13 Apr 2019 6 minute read 0 comments Steve B Howard

Harold had labored in the same job, the same diesel grime and oil, for thirty-six years. Today he would retire. His world for the past thirty-six years had consisted of a four-way intersection and the three buildings attached to that intersection,...

THe wHOLE sNACK - a cryptocurrency erotica

13 Apr 2019 2 minute read 1 comment ghostm6

Her silvery windows betrayed no hint of the settled dust which lingered at the panes.  She seemed confident, as she pulled down her Victoria Secret panties and summoned him nearer. Along the curtains, furniture pressed up at the edges of the woven...

The Sign [Flash Fiction]

21 Mar 2019 1 minute read 0 comments GUC

It's my turn. I kneel down on my knees; they've been shaking ever since Kaka died. Maybe it's because I've watched him, alone in his Hut, breathe his last. I am second to last to talk to him before he'll finally be laid to rest. And before everybody'...

Qurator's Monday Missions | 30 Words Horror Stories - Eaten Alive!

13 May 2020 1 minute read 2 comments blueeyes8960

  source   Can you write a horror story in 30 words or less? Enter here to take a crack at Qurator's weekly Monday Mission challenge! Eaten Alive! Razor-sharp teeth tore out another chunk of my midsection as the padded claws held my shoulders pi...