Found 91 stories tagged 'Satire'.
Featured March 6, 2019
Mar 3, 2019 · 5,272 words (20 minutes) · 7 likes · 430 views
Kit only wants one thing in the whole world: for her band, Flying Jelly Attack, the world’s greatest Shonen Knife cover band, to play at Cherry Blossom High School’s Spring Dance. Two things stand in her way: 1) Lizard Blood, a Lolita death metal band, her bitter rivals; 2) The end of the world.
Mar 3, 2019 · 2,352 words (9 minutes)
"Am I dead?” “You should be so lucky. All this craziness going on in your world.” As she spoke, a child who looked like Peter from The Snowy Day, the first book I remember reading, ran alongside us on the street in his red suit.
Mar 2, 2019 · 1,893 words (7 minutes) · 1 like · 2 views
This is the first chapter for Suite and Sour, the sequel to Bitter Suites, a 2018 Bram Stoker Awards® finalist. Like the last book, it all starts with our "Pop" guy at the Bitter Suites, a hotel that specializes in renewable death experiences. He's found a church with meetings at the hotel. They seek to experience resurrection in an immediate way. Of course, there are limitations... but "Popped" finds a work-around. All for the greater good?
Feb 25, 2019 · 2,608 words (10 minutes) · 2 likes · 44 views
My third Perihelion SF story. Quantum Rose is my take on a pirate story, wrought by a bored housewife with skills. Published August 2016. Sam Bellotto Jr helped me tweak the scifi details to elevate this beyond *just* a pirate story.