Month: October 2012

Out of Respect for the Pump

I shift in my seat and reach for a magazine, Popular Science, my blouse slipping down again as I do so. His eyes are down my shirt, reveling in the …

Rope and Whisper

Vinnie closed his eyes and breathed deeply. The soothing rush of water through Strenger Plaza‚Äôs fountain washed over and through him, and he imagined that somehow, it cleansed his soul …

Redefining the Damn Short

When I started this site a few years ago, the Damn Short Story was defined as a single page in Microsoft Word. Occasionally, I’ve let it be fudged just a …