Category: Short Stories

Walking to Chelsea – (Short Story)

Barney pushed through the agony of every step, using all the effort he could muster to walk across the field. Intense pain radiating from the disease in his torso increased with each footfall, much like each and every day of the past several weeks. As bad as his belly hurt, nothing could approach the depth […]

An Unusual Flight – (Short Story)

“Please bring your seat backs and tray tables to an upright position in preparation for landing in Los Angeles.” The flight attendant’s familiar announcement came before Kurt Hoover expected it. Immersed in reviewing the presentation he was traveling today to present, he hadn’t noticed how far they’d descended toward the sprawl of L.A. outside the […]

Pro Football: 2034 – (Short Story)

Now that twenty years have passed since the once-considered radical changes were made to the rules of professional football in the United States, it’s interesting to look back and see how positive these changes were. One could make the argument quite positively now, in 2034, that these changes saved the game of what was then […]