Category Archives: Short-shorts

Original prose under 1,000 words

Silence


PLEASE NOTE: For mature readers only. No, this short-short is not sexual in any way, shape, or form. Get your mind out of the gutter please. Continue reading

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Ottoman In The Kitchen


Got inspired when I almost cracked my head open in my kitchen. Have some renovations going on in the living room and some of our furniture from there migrates into the kitchen on odd days. Can you guess what happens to be in there at this very moment? Continue reading

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The Dock Lights


Was out on the dock saw the lights, got inspired. (I thought “The Dock Lights” would make a cool title.) And here we are. Originally was going to write a poem. As you can see it got out of hand. Now I’m not sure what to classify as. Ponderings, hmm. I like it. A Pondering it is. Continue reading

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The Congress of Random Acts of Stupid:


The following is an excerpt of a fictional textbook that may or may not exist in the future. I thought considering the current state of affairs with the world we could do with a bit of humor to lighten the mood and help us remember it isn’t quite that bad yet. Continue reading

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A Sharp Knife


The following scene/sketch is based upon a funny incident (well, at least I thought it was funny) I heard a while back. Enjoy! Continue reading

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A Conversation Between Insane Mercenaries


Below is a dialogue “scene” (just the dialogue, no other details, did not want characters set if I want to change them later) between three mercenaries. One of which has just heard of a former team member getting killed. It was inspired by a very odd conversation I had with a friend of mine. I haven’t decided if I want to base something off of it or if I will just wait till I have a larger series that it would fit in. Feedback is always appreciated. Continue reading

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