Short Stories

A sample of shorts based on prompts or gems of inspiration that kept me up at night.

Good Fortune

Once, while on vacation in Hawaii, I was approached by a blind Asian man. He stepped right in front of me as I was walking through an outdoor market, so I had to stop short to keep from running him over. His eyes were an unnatural shade of transparent gray and it took me a … Continue reading Good Fortune

Big Brother

It’s not easy loving a loser like Johnny. He smells.  Like all the time. And I’m not talking about that stale sweat and chlorine smell that makes me want to yak every time I walk into the locker room before gym class.  Johnny smells like he just walked out of Abercrombie and Fitch after being … Continue reading Big Brother