Monthly Archives: March 2018

Wigs and the Big Picture

As Austin and Sean basked in their first coffee of the work day, Jared arrived. “Going for the hippie look?” asked Sean. Jared shook his head, waving his flowing locks. “You ever hear about the charity that makes wigs for … Continue reading

Posted in fiction, flash fiction, humor, humour, short fiction, short story, story, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Concealed Anger

The ding of the elevator announced the arrival of the courier to the office. Megan exploded from her cubicle. “I hope you’ve got something for me,” she pleaded. He looked through his list, then handed her a package. “Sign here,” … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Under the Influence

During the morning rush hour, Caitlyn dropped her daughter off at school and started toward the office. Waiting to turn into traffic, she watched a white car stop in the middle of the street. It took a couple of seconds … Continue reading

Posted in fiction, flash fiction, humor, humour, short fiction, short story, story, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Beautiful Mind

The movie credits started to roll on the big screen TV in the living room. The dragon was slain, the evil demon was defeated, and the plucky heroes were left to rebuild the world. The couple on the couch stirred. … Continue reading

Posted in fiction, flash fiction, humor, humour, short fiction, short story, story, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Tech Savvy

Simeon slammed his laptop shut and cursed. “Problem?” asked Andrea. “Technology is so stupid. Why can’t I understand this? I have a degree. I’m above average intelligence.” “You’re also middle aged,” added Andrea. “I’m not old!” said Simeon with another … Continue reading

Posted in fiction, flash fiction, humor, humour, short fiction, short story, story, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Best Things in the World

Beverly took a long sip from her cup and smiled. “This is the best tasting coffee in the world.” With a subtle eyeball, Jane asked, “What kind is it?” “The best kind,” beamed Beverly. “Free.” “That’s not necessarily true. What … Continue reading

Posted in fiction, flash fiction, humor, humour, short fiction, short story, story, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Good Old Fashioned Conspiracy Theory

In the conference room on the top floor of a nondescript skyscraper, two sinister groups met. “Do you have what you promised?” asked the coffee baron. A man in black suit opened a briefcase and placed a vial on the … Continue reading

Posted in fiction, flash fiction, humor, humour, short fiction, short story, story, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments