Duke Kimball

Duke Kimball writes words. Sometimes those words make stories, other times poems, or things that are both or not quite either.

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Duke Kimball has worn many hats. He’s been a mediocre scholar of religion, a fledgling music critic, a sleazy used car salesman, a bookseller, and a copywriter. He also just likes wearing hats. His short fiction & poetry have appeared in places like Kaleidotrope, Pantheon Magazine, Mysterion, and Strange Horizons. He lives in Lansing, MI with his beautiful wife and a dog that’s named after a cheese factory.

Fiction · Posts · Books



The Barber Knows

Published Mar 17, 2020 · 997 words (4 minutes) · 121 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction Science Fiction Historical weird historical alien croatian barbers




Have You Noticed The Children?

Published Mar 11, 2020 · 154 words (1 minute) · 101 views

Horror "flash fiction"

They were listening. A creepy flash piece, with compelling narration by the incomparable XE Sands.