Category: Fiction

moral short stories 0

Rich Man, Poor Man – Part One

Short Story   Once upon a time, high in the reaches of the mountain range, there was a martial arts master—a hermit would be a more appropriate term—who lived out his remaining years in...

Shoobies, Human Comedy 2

Shoobies

Human Comedy   “Take Me to the Place Where the White Boys Dance.” The song played only in his head, but it might as well have been The Mallard’s anthem. They came from all...

Dream Short Stories 0

Catching Clarity

Short Stories   There was no fear in those first few minutes. Later I would note my inability of action despite the severity of the situation. I would follow with a suspicion that I...

Moral Short Story 0

The Road Through the Trees

Moral Short Story   My father used to tell me that working hard was the most important part of life. That a hard working attitude was the most important attribute in a man. I...

fiction about trolls, short story about trolls 1

A Troll’s Life

Short Story   Roger sat on a stone near his bridge looking intently at the lackadaisical water. Inside were some trout, fat ones swimming upstream with modest determination. Roger was large and it took...

short story about teenage life 2

Tell Us About It

Short Story   I was fourteen-years-old and had just started high-school when I got a part in the school musical. Everyone knows that Mrs. McNulty never gives parts to freshman, but I got one,...

short story about bravery 0

Animal Dilemmas – Lion Hippo

Short Story   The Elephant did not enter the forest because it was not thirsty enough. It was not afraid of a single lion but it knew that groups of lions can cause it serious...