Category Archives: Short Stories

Time/love…a short story

She stood, holding her heart in her hand, looking at the worn and faded pages of the calendar.  How long had it been, she wondered.  When the love of your life dies,  time moves in new and unusual ways.  She … Continue reading

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The Boss…a short story

“It’s happening, Sir,” he said, leaning toward the man. “Impossible,” whispered the Boss. “I know, Sir. But it’s true.” “This could be inconvenient.” “For all of us.” The Boss nodded.  “Did you call out the guards?” “Everyone’s in place.  Shall … Continue reading

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Flying…a really short story…more like a wee paragraph.

Every now and then she sat and watched her fiends fly.  They were so beautiful as they soared.  But she could only watch them for so long.  They all squawked and laughed when she joined them, since they took bets … Continue reading

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Come with me 2

“You didn’t tell me the cats were gigantic.” she said, breathlessly. “Are they?” he asked, looking at them. “Compared to what you’re used to, I guess they are.” “Their shoulders come up to mine.” “Where should they come up to?” … Continue reading

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Come with me…

“Can I talk to you for a few seconds?” “Uh, I don’t think so.  I mean what did you just do to the sky?” she asked, looking up. “Oh, that,” he said, smiling.  “I just wanted to show you that … Continue reading

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Safari…a short story

“Okay, everyone stay together.  If you get lost, look for this gigantic flower I’m holding up,” she said, shaking the huge yellow daisy.  “But please, don’t wander away.  Some of the animals can be unpredictable and vicious.  They are all … Continue reading

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Jazz…The story of a Peacock

Jazz was a pure white Peacock.  But when asked, she told everyone that she was a pigeon.  She had wanted to be a pigeon since she was hatched.  It’s not that she minded being a peacock, it’s just that pigeons … Continue reading

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