Category Archives: Short Story

The Successful Social Guide: Helpful Tips from Mrs. Betty Bone

Welcome, Gentle Readers, welcome – This column is the feeble result of much prodding and loving encouragement by kind-hearted friends and family over the years.  A Special Dedication to my dear Beloved. This writing is begun on the eve of … Continue reading

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Bugg On Boots

  Pimp My Lent/Day 46 The Prompt: From my friend and cuzzin, Ron King… “As life went on it was not necessarily what he thought it might be. Not good, not bad, just not what he expected. He thought of … Continue reading

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CRICKET, Part 10

Pimp My Lent/Day43 The Prompt: From Mark Daves… “There was a desert wind blowing that night. It was one of those hot dry Santa Anas that come down through the mountain passes and curl your hair and make your nerves … Continue reading

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MAGIC FORMALA MAX SUPREM BOYFRIEND!!!!

  Pimp My Lent/Day 42 The Prompt: When today’s prompt didn’t arrive by noon, I buzzed my friend, Tulsa actress/singer Liz Masters on Facebook and demanded her help. She looked around her office, and said that she had a “instant … Continue reading

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Ivy & The Noise

Pimp My Lent/Day 40 The Prompts:  From Scott Latham, the photo above… The Product:  Scrape, scrape. Scrape, scrape. He heard it. First, the noise and then the sound of feet, five-year-old girl feet, running tip-toe across the wooden floor. Ty felt … Continue reading

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The Children’s Zoo

  Pimp My Lent/Day 18 The Prompt: Bruce Coleman’s sexy blue lady The Product: “Shit! Oh, shit…” She exhaled in rough gasps. Her hands shook, her vision blurred. Her heart beat against her ribs like it was trying to break on … Continue reading

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The Last Dime

                    Pimp My Lent/Day 2 The Prompt: from Andrea Lepcio… He was down to his last dime. Him of the too-big to fail. He remembered all the things a dime could … Continue reading

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