Category Archives: Fiction, short story

Ever Start a Story You Didn’t Finish?

That’s me. (I mean start writing without finishing it).  Bad habit. Do it all the time. Just came across this in my papers:   The author is a cat. MOTHER My adoptive parents took me in when I was only two … Continue reading

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The Man Eater — a Short Short Fable

Fidelio’s footsteps faltered as the lion bounded against the bars upon his approach. The old man sighed and shook his head sadly as the lion roared and pawed the floor of his wagon. ‘If you would only show yourself out … Continue reading

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LADY IN WAITING — Part 1 of 2 — short story

The joy of early retirement and the glory of the bright June day fill my mind as I slow my van to turn into the driveway. Glancing at my front entrance deck I pause. A figure in white waits on … Continue reading

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