Category Archives: Flash Fiction

The Treachery of Unspecified Cancers (#fiction)

Is it cancer or control? Continue reading

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Don’t Advertise Your Man (#fiction)

Be careful what you say about your husband. Someone might take the wrong kind of interest. Continue reading

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Love and Factitious Fascinations (#fiction)

What do you do when a dying friend invests in your business? Continue reading

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The Sad Solipsism of Suicide by Cop (#fiction #prose)

When good kids go bad. Continue reading

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The Lustful Ignominy of Death (#prose #fiction)

An obnoxious funeral for a man of quiet dignity. Continue reading

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Goat Man Tries to Save the World (#prose #poem #NaPoWriMo)

I used to hear stories around Houston of a Goat Man who would terrorize people from time to time. This Goat Man had a muscular body and big horns like the ones you see on a Dodge Ram truck commercial. … Continue reading

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Texas Tornadoes and the Power of Prayer (#NaPoWriMo)

Oh, Good Lord, y’all, I thank we better git in the house. That sky is darker than Brother Jimmy’s sermon last Sunday, and it’s flashing like a God-damned disco. It’s gonna be a gully washer, all right, but Ronnie’s got … Continue reading

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Galena Park Memories (a story)

“Hey, Kenneth! You gotta birthday comin’ up, dontcha?” one of them blurted from the end of the counter. “Yessir,” came the diffident reply. “I think I’m gonna buy you a tractor. You think you’d like that?” the boisterous interrogation continued. … Continue reading

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