Tag Archives: revenge

Clowning Around (Flash Fiction)

Sometimes, when it’s quiet, I can remember what my life was like before the circus came to town. Don’t get me wrong. It sucked then too, but nobody had died yet, so there were advantages. Now I know you’re probably thinking, “Oh, God. Not another spooky carnival story.” Well it’s not. So shut up. I’m […]

What Is Best In Life (Flash Fiction)

“Anything else, Boss?” He looked up from the screen and shook his head. It was past midnight, and his very attractive secretary had plans with her boyfriend of the moment. “That’s all, Carly,” he said. “Have a good time with Jordan.” “Jordan said he had to find himself in some cave in Africa or something,” […]

Blockhead (Flash Fiction)

“…I’ve got nothing.” I stare at the blank screen in front of me. Blinking cursor, taunting. I tangle my fingers in my hair, tempted to start pulling. “Two weeks past deadline, less than 24-hours to publication, and I’ve got fuck-all for a story idea. This revenge assignment is a nightmare! It’s like it’s tailor-made to–” […]

Prized Collection (Flash Fiction)

“Revenge is a dish best served cold.” ~ An old Klingon proverb Throughout SpiralConXIII, from the registration tables to the dealer hall, a congregation of geeks gave homage to their respective pantheons. The major religions (Star Trek and Star Wars) were well-represented. As were newer flavors of geek chic, from Firefly to Stargate to the newest incarnation […]