Category Archives: Short fiction

Uncertain

Just as he shut the door, she came in through the other door. “I just dropped you off at school,” he said. “Why are you here?” “Must’ve been a shift. I’m not ready yet. Will you take me in about … Continue reading

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God Save The Queen

“Pawns.” “Pawns? Like in chess?” “Exactly like chess. Expendable.” “My pawns usually take out the queen.”

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Flash Fiction: Master Transfer

Tiber took his first vigil since the initial set-up weeks ago. The transfer house in the Groenhou district was carefully guarded from outside attention. Interior inspection would reveal many luxuries unknown to colonial Arlington abroad. Local science provided some inventions. The … Continue reading

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First pages

Something new for me and to the blog is First Pages. Based on something I read about an author ( I do not recall who ), I am working on some first pages. When a first page appears, it will … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction: The Secret Door

The catcher went dormant for an hour after dropping us in this tunnel. I had no idea where the catcher had taken us. Its source of power was a mystery; I had none and neither did it so far as … Continue reading

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