Flash Fiction & Podcast

Buried Treasure

Buried Treasure

I’m not one of those sheeple who’s gonna let those politicians run their lives. I look out for me and mine, and the government can keep their noses in their own damn business. Some county officer came around here last week and tried to tell me I couldn’t put...

The Creator

The Creator

Three tall men in dark suits and glasses bent over their earpieces, frantically whispering behind their cupped hands. Their glances kept returning to the three people next to me, heads bobbing as they studied them up and down. To all outward appearances, they...

Mary Sue

Mary Sue

"Chip!" I squeal as I open my door and see my neighbor across the hall fumbling with a key, trying to force it into an uncooperative lock.  His shoulders seem to visibly tense and the jingling of the keys stop as he freezes mid-movement.  That lock...

Spider Silk

Spider Silk

People used to know our importance. If we didn't have their gratitude, at least we had their respect. They created dreamcatchers in recognition of our contribution, not only to humanity, but the world. They thought we just kept away the bad dreams, but it wasn't until...

City of Dreams

City of Dreams

"Hey! Wait!" I take off at a dead sprint, which surprises me since it always feels like I'm walking through tar in this dream. But the closer I get to the mysterious woman, the faster my legs can move.  But the same seems to be true for her. Every time...

Happy Little Boot Camp

Happy Little Boot Camp

"Shut the windows" Chief Bob Ross smiles at the group of 80 shaking recruits in front of him. He walks down the messy ranks and sees a mixture of fear, hatred, and exhaustion across each recruit's face. His grin widens and becomes feral when he sees that fear seems...

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