Miles has some free time after working fifteen days for fifteen hours. He meets the girl of his dreams. Unfortunately, she’s got a deadly secret. Will this turn out good or bad for him? Read
This is the sequel to “Pit Fight.” Kelly Grace aka Contra Divine’s first story published. Find a link to that story below. They’re both standalone tales.
~Hamline University Literary Journal
The aliens crash landed and met a scientist with a spine like a slinky. They’re the only ones who can save him from certain death. Yet the story’s a comedy. Read more.
~Tell-Tale Inklings Journal
When I was a kid the Dream Team came to my elementary school in Houston, Texas.
Of all people Charles Barkley noticed I was the only kid sitting alone.
He sat right next to me—I was in disbelief. The single word I could muster was, “Zoinks.” Read More
~Peacock Literary Journal
Noon: Mom sauntered over, along the grassy knoll, toward me, soaked in her attention-seeking perfume. “You’re schvitzing.” We hugged. “What’s wrong?”
Funny how any time I initiated affection I’d get that question. “Don’t have the surgery…”
~Bella Donna Online Literary Review
Spring 2017, Volume 11, Issue 1
Ten-year-old Barry pointed her laser gun at the bubble-headed alien. Read More
~DM Du Jour
Under the pen name Scott "Allan" Terrier Down in the Dirt Magazine’s Embracing Shadows Anthology volume 146
I had just turned nineteen and had been residing in Heredía, Costa Rica for the past three months to learn Spanish Read More
“Stick them up,” an older man, about fifty said pointing his pistol at me. I knew guns. Read More
Contest Winner of Writer’s Ezine
Exceptional Short Story Award
Nothing’s fun about being a pit fighter. Sure, at first it looks exciting because of the danger, the excitement, Read More
With Skrawl Ezine
Originally published with short-story.me
I was a simple sixth grader, hanging myself along poles that formed a fence dividing the school Read More
On Saturdays I liked to play Russian roulette and listen to songs about suicide. You can Google them these days. Available in Crack the Spine’s XIV Anthology: Read More
~Crack the Spine
Featured in the Wordsmith series