Category Archives: Short Stories

A man, a bookstore, fairies, a mouse and a cat…part 2

When the man woke the next morning, he shuffled off toward the bathroom, only to see all the fairies and Henry peeking under the bathroom door.  “He can’t get out,” said the man.  “I made a bed in the bathtub … Continue reading

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A man, a bookstore, fairies, a mouse, a cat and I’m not sure who else will show up…a short story…part 1

Photo:  Pixabay The man turned the OPEN sign around, pulled the shade, and closed the bookstore for the night.  Then he made his way to the stairs that led to his rooms above the shop. “Goodnight my loves,” he said … Continue reading

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A witch, a wizard and a toad…A short story

“Did you just turn that guy into a TOAD?” “Excuse me?” she said, staring at the man in the three piece suit. “TOAD!  You just turned that guy in the green shirt into a TOAD!” he said, pointing to the … Continue reading

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Alexander Barrington…a short story

Pixabay Alexander Barrington was the front man for the government.  He was well paid and good at what he did.  He said there was no global warming.  He said that dumping chemicals into rivers, streams, lakes and oceans had nothing … Continue reading

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No, who are you really? A short story.

“You can’t be THE Merlin,” she said, shaking her head. “Why not?” he asked, shoving his hands into the front pockets of his jeans. “Because Merlin is a million years old, that’s why.”. “I’m not THAT old,” he said standing … Continue reading

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The story…

Pixabay The doe was hoping the fairy was awake, as she peeked around the corner of the open book.    She liked the sound of her voice, all the animals did.  The fairy had been reading to them for quite … Continue reading

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A boy, a dog and a man in an alley…a short story

Pixabay “Hi,” said the boy.  “Have you seen a dog around here lately?” “What kind of dog?” asked the man. The boy shrugged.  “He’s brown.” “Big or little?” “Medium, I guess.  He’s about this high,” said the boy, holding his … Continue reading

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