Short Stories

Writing is a big part of my job, but I also write for fun. I particularly like writing short stories. When you try to tell a story in, say 500 words, every word counts. The narration must be clean and efficient, well polished. Here are some examples ...

Ambition and Desert

I lifted the arm. It was a hideous thing, not decomposed really, but mummified. The skin that stretched over old bones was translucent; below were dried up chunks of meat that once were muscles and the thick purplish lines that once were veins. This is what happens to a body in the wall desert... (read more, 500 words)