Author: Kenny Stoneman

fiction about thieves 2

To Be A Thief

 Short Story   Please, Sylvia, let me think. Even in the dark, I could see the panic in her eyes as she desperately tried not to curse aloud, once again mouthing, Hurry. Rubbing my...

short stories about life lessons 1

A Crucial Lesson

Short Story   You think you know, sonny?  You don’t know!  You don’t know!  I  know; I was there!  I saw it all unfold and I could tell you every detail…  of what?  Of what? ...

Alternative Fiction, Bullet Perspective 1

How It Feels to Be Fired

Alternative Fiction   Every night, as I lay silently with my siblings, I could hear her screams.  Although I desperately wanted to do something, I just stayed where I was, totally impotent.  From my...

abortion short stories 1

The Joys of Children

Short Story   Katie’s room had never had the lace, dolls, or pink accoutrements of a typical girl’s room, not even when she was little. She had never asked for those things, and her...

Flash Fiction Stories 0

Casual Cruelty – Bob

Short Story   Bob the housefly was having a good day.  He was unaware that he was a housefly, that he currently carried typhoid, cholera, anthrax and salmonellosis, or that his name was Bob,...

Sci-Fi Short Story 2

Fashionable Diplomacy

Sci-Fi Short Story   This universe began on a spaceship. It was on this spaceship that the first intelligent form of communication occurred, which turned out to be in the common tongue of the...