Found 12 stories and posts tagged 'short story'.
Published May 21, 2019 · 4,058 words (15 minutes) · 2 likes · 10 views
In this early short story, originally published in the Ouen Press 2018 Short Story Competition Anthology, what starts out as a deep Solar System explorer's guide to food in space gradually turns into something more dire.
Published Apr 6, 2019 · 2,019 words (8 minutes) · 6 likes · 190 views
In search of Chekhov's ashtray, one finds more than a story.
Published Mar 8, 2019 · 402 words (2 minutes) · 58 views
"My grandmother wanted to kill me..." So begins a dark and disturbing look into a one young girl’s perseverance in surviving the eccentricities of her grandmother.
Published Nov 3, 2018 · 4,646 words (17 minutes) · 4 likes · 147 views
Eli's stuck in a dead-end job managing the parking lot at the local big box department store. Wrangling shopping carts is not the safest job in the world when the carts seem to have a mind of their own, not to mention a taste for blood. But it's better than nothing.
Published Jul 20, 2018 · 5,805 words (22 minutes) · 3 likes · 259 views
Following the initial chaos of the zombie apocalypse, the living have resettled wherever it is too warm or cold for the undead to decompose in comfort. Latisha James is a member of a new trans-national community, rediscovering hope in a world that stopped just short of having none. In this new world, even a trip to the grocery store can be a hazard, but Latisha and her found family still find ways to live their everyday lives. Even when things go wrong.