Author: mv

How to Remove a Curse 0

Cursed

Short Story He called the night before asking me to drop everything for the following day and drive him to a small town church five hours away. When I asked him why he didn’t drive...

How to Become an Extrovert 1

How to Become an Extrovert

Social Articles   ‘The best conversation you could ever have is with a stranger.’ Said someone well endowed in the universe of a fruitful chat. The liquid shapeless manner of the matter of talk elevates...

fiction about adolescence 5

My Vagabond Shoes

Short Story   He was staring at my vagabond Fred Perry’s. They make a subtle suggestion, I said, that I am a bad-ass motherfucker. He grinned condescendingly. My dark grey jeans complimenting that notion as...

short stories about everyday heroes 0

Snow Storm Team Four

Short Story   Frank Gomez woke up at five past midday. His wife Gina was still at work and his kids were staying over at a friend’s house for the storm. He knew he was...

fiction about cooking 0

Crispy

Short Story   As usual, she woke up at 7:30 after midnight, half an hour before me. She would usually pack an apple in a Ziploc bag, a plastic container with rice and roast...

how to educate your child at home 0

How to Educate Your Child at Home

Short Story   I was six years old fending for my life in a preschool in Midtown. I was good with numbers; that’s what my teachers kept drumming into my parents’ heads. But they were...

fiction about rebellion 1

Empire Airport, Part One – Vacation

Science Fiction   Circa 2048. The year of the Dragon. The Second Summer of Love. Post World War Three in which China took political, economical and cultural grip on the world. It was time...