• Flash Fiction,  Writing

    Two Men Dying

    “We only have six minutes until the oxygen runs out,” said Barry. “Six minutes?” said Don. “You mean six minutes until our lives are completely over?” “That’s right,” said Barry. “Well, maybe not six minutes on the dot, and we…

  • Flash Fiction,  Writing

    The Story of Thanksgiving

    Part 4 of the Holiday Story Series Most people think there’s some kind of association of Thanksgiving with pioneers and stuff. Those people don’t know what they’re talking about, and you should probably tell them so. In fact, it would…

  • Flash Fiction,  Writing

    The Story of Easter

    Part 3 of the Holiday Story Series The holiday of Easter is confusing to some, with it’s combination of the resurrection story and chocolate eggs and bunnies. These things seem to be completely separate. Or ARE they…

  • Flash Fiction,  Writing

    The Story of Valentine’s Day

    Part 2 of the Holiday Story Series Many people believe that the origins of Valentine’s Day are a little hazy. There were several martyrs named Valentine, who were later declared to be saints. But the real story of Valentine’s Day…