8 year-old Gil Carter tries to hide a gym bag of transgression but in the end he is found out.
A young immigrant girl tells about her friend's mental disorder, but her detachment is soon to be deluded. 2800 words.
A parallel of past and present.
750 word short story. Prompt; Young love
Second draft of Hot-Spooned.
1,100 words - still a shortie.
A girl disappears from a high school and a boy is afraid to come forward.
This story is finished. No need for further critiques. A man with very little memory seeks warmth, but has a flash of the traumatic incident that started it all. 3,100 words.
Conversation at a Hanging, Second Revision. 3,663 words. Thank you to everyone who contributed to the first two drafts, for real, it was invaluable.
A meta-fiction piece. Written as part of a course.
A young man begins a descent towards madness as a result of his unpleasant flatmate.
Character A and Character B are having tea together. There's also an 800 pound gorilla in the room. They can not directly say anything about the 800 pound gorilla.
Revised draft of BUG for Beyond Thunderdome Battle.
Prompt: at a radio station, someone calls and keeps wanting to talk to the DJ. What is the connection between them? Why is he calling?
A brash young man finds out he loses his mother on his birthday. 2,800 words
A story about isolation, and the lengths we can stretch ourselves to in order to feel accepted.
A depressed woman searches for her childhood home in hopes of finding her lost happiness. About 2300 words
Conversation at a Hanging v2. 2,717 Words. Thanks to everyone who helped with the first draft.
Prompt: Dirty old men need love too.
Two days after a major battle, soldiers are dealing with the stresses of life on the front.
A story I'm working on for the anthology I'm putting together. I picked OCD as my mental illness and ran with it. Hopefully y'all will like it better than my last story.
A man who hanged himself wakes up in a swamp, knowing there is something he wasn't supposed to lose. A strange man prods him to look for whatever it was that he lost.
A brash young executive learns that his mother had died and he has to eat cake. 2,200 words.
I slug an autistic person. (2000 words)
The main character's mother dies on their birthday. And you must have a cake.