“Hello?” “Hey…Cissa, it’s me.” “Oh, hi hun’…are you okay?” “Umm…sure. How are you? How’s your day been?” “It’s been fine, I haven’t done much, mostly slept. Baby kept me up in the night.” “Aww…but what else? Ho have you been?” “Honey…what’s that noise?” “It’s nothing, just talk to me.” “Dan, you’re scaring me.” “I know … Continue reading Last Goodbye
The tiny back room was a light shade of baby blue paint that covered over the smooth plaster walls. It left the windowless room feeling bright and calm. He loves it that way, he needed a place where he could relax. For everything in the needed to be perfect for his collection. Each of the … Continue reading The Collection
To help find story ideas, establish a story-hunting mind-set. As in, always be on the hunt for new story ideas.
Dan collapsed back into his chair and closed his heavy eyes. Two muggings, a bank robbery and three attempts at destroying the city. He sighed, maybe it was time to move house. Smudge jumped on his lap and curled up into a tight ball. “Alert! Alert! The city is danger!” He looked down at Smudge … Continue reading Day Off
The desert was lifeless, a barren hellscape, where only bones made home. The wind howled, and the sand rose and danced. When the wind didn't return the sand danced again. They rose, intertwining together before falling under their own weight. The wind howled again enraged. They tried again, this time the wind taking the dust … Continue reading Desert Dance
“You know I prefer them when they were God-Fearing.” “No, you don’t,” Simeon said snatching the popcorn away from Michael. Gabriel was going to be joining them soon for the conclave’s decision. However, until then Michael and Simeon were entertaining themselves other ways. “Oh, sure please continue your sinful talk you…heathen.” “Perhaps this is good … Continue reading When the Big Boss is away
You have to deliver a speech that the country is at war.